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Vocabulary instruction

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K.I.M. - A Highly Effective Strategy to Build Vocabulary Across Any Content Area | A Walk in the Chalk

In my last post, I shared briefly about a strategy that I use to build vocabulary for my beginning English Language Learners (ELLs) called the K.I.M. Strategy. Today I want to share with you in more detail about what this strategy is, why I use it, and how I differentiate it to meet the needs of ALL students. The K.I.M. Strategy is a low prep, high yield strategy that supports ALL levels of learners across ALL content areas. Now, you can't get much better than that! What is it? It's a direct…

With the common core in mind I have been thinking a lot about how to help students use precise language and textual evidence when su...

With the common core in mind I have been thinking a lot about how to help students use precise language and textual evidence when su...

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Vocabulary Wheel - 3 Ways to Use Folding Resources to Teach Vocabulary

Over the last few months I've discovered interactive notebooks and folding resources - and I've fallen hard for them! I love the ways you can combine folding, colouring, words and ideas to create an interactive resource which helps students to explore and engage with the topic they are learning.&

Printables for any Word List

I love the idea of having ready to go printables that will work for any list and that can be used in a number of ways. This set of printables will come in handy for any kind of word list that you use; sight words, spelling words, vocabulary words, math words and more. This file […]