It is really helpful if teachers make name cards or vocabulary cards for children in class. Children will pay more attention to teachers while they are teaching with vocabulary cards. It is easy to memorize and use it in writing or speaking.
FREE!! Looking for a reference poster for the 12 Power Words? These academic words are often seen in high-stakes testing and may confuse students, make sure your students are prepared by using Larry Bell's strategies on incorporating the 12 Power Words into your instruction. How to use this Power Word Freebie? *Print it out *Hang it up *Resize and copy so students can glue into their notebooks / tape to their desks *You decide!
Plan to teach critical Tier 2 academic vocabulary for a few minutes 3 days a week. Free checklist and week of lesson plans to show how you can do it! Get the checklist and free week here at http://firstgradeframeofmind.com/free-week-distinguish