Iditarod Vocabulary Lesson with ICPro

The Iditarod is in full swing now and one teacher made good use of this current event using the...


Visuals and Vocabulary

Not knowing the meaning of a word while reading is a common occurrence in school particularly when...


The Tiers of Vocabulary

With the implementation of common core in the public schools, the emphasis on vocabulary and its...


Does Vocabulary Matter?

Yes! Vocabulary DOES matter! Research has show that kids need to understand 98% of the words they...


Frequency Matters in Vocabulary Instruction

We've gotten into the habit of teaching a vocabulary with a "one and done" practice. Teach a set of...


Fostering Independent Vocabulary Skills

  We all have a lot of tools in our vocabulary tool boxes as teachers and speech language...


Top 5 Reasons Why Vocabulary Matters

There has been a big push the last 10-15 years to improve a student's vocabulary skills, but do...