Robert Marzano, a guru of vocabulary instruction, tells us that the bright kids need about 4 exposures to a word to own it, average students need about 14, and our struggling students need at least 40. Great exposure freebie!
vocabulary strategies for ELL's and struggling learners
The 10 Minute Vocabulary Lesson -- Middleweb Blog 1.) 10 second vocab jingles 2.) vocab cutie pies 3.) synonym roll call 4.)
Strategies for figuring out unknown words: FREE bookmarks and graphic organizers
Infographic: 10 Principles for Effective Vocabulary Instruction
Frayer Model Template Word | SOCIAL STUDIES Vocabulary Strategies
What Every Teacher Should Know About Teaching Vocabulary
four square vocabulary strategies | Vocabulary Strategies
Tools for Vocabulary Instruction: A Teacher Resource Pack
Tools for Vocabulary Instruction: A Resource for Teachers. An interactive notebook like this is a great way for students to efficiently organize a lot of information about new vocabulary.
Science Vocabulary Strategy: Acrostic
Acrostic Vocababulary Strategy for FOSSILS, from another pinner. I do this also, such as FISH = F (fins) I (in water) S (scales) H (have a backbone) ... really works!