July 24, 2005


Be8 Effective ways to teach vocabulary:
1. Assign Word Study, Not word memorization
2. Teach students how to actually use context clues
3. Teach word parts: prefixes, affixes, and suffixes
4. Turn vocab. study into a word hunt
5. Use graphic organizers
6. Use logographic cues: notecards
7. Read aloud and use SSR
8. Ask the right (specific) questions

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