Teaching Vocabulary Effectively

THINK BACK Remember your first few months at a new job? It probably felt somewhat nerve-wrecking and overwhelming trying to remember all the new information, rules, and processes. There...

Teacher Student dialogue for introducing new vocabulary

I find myself thinking about vocabulary acquisition a lot. Word learning strategies, tier II vocabulary, high frequency words, ideas for vocabulary resources, and effective means of improving vocabulary...

The Value of Talking Math to Your Child

MATH! I know. The first thing that you felt when you saw that word may not have been warm and fuzzy emotions. Want to know what I think when...