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Journal > Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy
Flip-A-Chip to Build Vocabulary
by Lee Mountain
|Grades||6 – 12|
This word-game strategy builds vocabulary and comprehension while motivating young adolescent readers.
Mountain, L. (2002, September). Flip-a-Chip to Build Vocabulary. Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, 46(1), 62–68. doi: 10.1598/JAAL.46.1.7
Grades 6 – 8 | Student Interactive | Learning About Language
The Flip-a-Chip activity provides hands-on practice with affixes and roots, and also promotes comprehension through structural analysis and vocabulary in context.