Language Skills Can Impact Social Skills

When children (and adults!) have persistent difficulty making social connections, or find social...


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...