Direct, explicit vocabulary instruction is essential for English language learners. Research shows that vocabulary knowledge has a direct link to academic success. Here, you will find strategies and activities for teaching vocabulary.
The attached PowerPoint provides you with an eight-step guide to introducing and teaching new words.
2. Word Walls
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12. Vocabulary Taboo
13. Vocabulary Rings
Student Examples of KIM
Here are vocabulary cards that we put on rings.
**Resource: Fresno Unified School District – English Learner Services