Wrestling with Words
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Uncover simple processing tasks that align with four major learning styles - master, understanding, self-expressive, and interpersonal.
Discover how to best select the words for students to study using the criteria of usefulness and importance.
Examine complex processing tasks that integrate all the major learning styles.
Explore the ABCs of introducing new vocabulary words - activating prior knowledge, bases/affixes, context clues, descriptive definitions, examples/non-examples, friendly words (synonyms), and grammar usage.
Take a look at the most important part of vocabulary instruction - having fun!
Take a look at how students integrate new words into their semantic domains by placing them in context.
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