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Viewing Vocabulary: Building Word Knowledge Through Informational Websites

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Grades 6 – 8
Lesson Plan Type Standard Lesson
Estimated Time Two 40-minute sessions
Lesson Author

Hallie Kay Yopp

Fullerton, California

Ruth Helen Yopp

Fullerton, California

Publisher

International Reading Association

 

Lesson Plans

Professional Library

 

LESSON PLANS

Grades   6 – 8  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson

A Prereading Strategy: Using the Vocabulary, Language, Prediction (VLP) Approach

Students learn content area vocabulary and increase reading comprehension using the Vocabulary, Language, Prediction (VLP) approach.

 

Grades   7 – 12  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson

Picture This: Student Created Online Vocabulary Flashcards

Let the students be the vocabulary experts! Prior to whole class instruction, students create online flashcards and teach the class the new vocabulary.

 

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PROFESSIONAL LIBRARY

Grades   3 – 12  |  Professional Library  |  Journal

Ten Important Words Plus: A Strategy for Building Word Knowledge

The strategy presented in this article can be used to build and enrich students' understanding of words in any subject area.

 

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