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Explicit Vocabulary-Teaching Strategies

  • Topics

    Adolescent Literacy > Vocabulary Instruction > Learn What Works
  • Grade Level

    High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8), Intermediate (4-6)

  • Author

    Doing What Works

Dr. Curtis describes explicit vocabulary instruction and provides classroom examples, talks about key strategies students can learn to make them independent vocabulary learners, and explains why it is important to provide explicit vocabulary instruction in content area classes as well as reading and language arts classes.