Vocabulary Instruction

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Vocabulary and the Common Core State Standards
When the standards require that students read more complex and rigorous texts, often students struggle with unknown vocabulary words. How do teacher's know which vocabulary words to teach? What does tier two mean? Below you will find some helpful information to guide you in teaching vocabulary.


Click here for a one-page vocabulary instruction guide.

Take a look at this four slide Power Point presentation.




Now let's look at a text example.



Need some teaching strategies?