Visual Vocabulary Literacy Grant

GRANT ALERT: Call for Proposals DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION SEPTEMBER 13, 2019Visual Vocabulary...


Vocabulary Technology is Part of Best-Pratice Instruction

In 2000 the National Reading Panel came up with a list of best practice instruction for vocabulary...


The Magic of Words

Here's some literacy inspiration for your day... One day in a Barnes and Noble, Malcom, a young...


Previewing Texts for Reading Comprehension

Students in my private practice walk through the door with newly assigned literature texts every...


Strategies Proven to Help Students Learn Vocabulary

Dr. Hairrell et al. performed a systematic review of 24 current vocabulary research studies. Their...


Formulating Definitions

Definitions are tricky.  They need to be succinct, conveying the essence of the word or concept...


"Seeing" the Story with Notability

To follow up on our last post, Bring Your Own Device Advice, I wanted to share how I use one...


Vocabulary Cards Focusing on Language in Definitions

Check out the method used to help this student who had all but given up on memorizing vocabulary in...


We're Making Progress!

Beth Lawrence, MA, CCC-SLP Hi All! We are so excited and wanted to share with you...we are in the...


Focused Thinking

Beth Lawrence, MA, CCC-SLP Borrowing a page from Dr. Mel Levine's "The Mind That's Mine" and Maria...