Looking for a simple, but effective vocabulary routine to help your students improve their comprehension and word choice while writing? This comprehensive resource includes everything you need to implement a Word of the Day or Words of the Week vocabulary routine in your classroom!
Ready to help your students enrich their vocabulary this year?
How It Works
Step One (optional): Use the digital slides to predict and discuss. What does this word mean? Have you heard it before?
Step Two: Post the word cards on your vocabulary bulletin board or a piece of chart paper where they will stay for the week. Have students use the new words to write sentences or paragraphs.
Step Three: Use the words throughout the week in your classroom! Use the new vocabulary in your teaching if possible, and encourage your students to use the new words in their writing.
Step Four: At the end of each week, add the words to a word wall, where they can stay as student references all year long!
This resource includes everything you need to implement a Words of the Week or Word of the Day vocabulary routine in your classroom!
- Four different choices of headers for bulletin boards or vocabulary word walls
- Student activity sheets (printable and digital versions)
- Over THREE HUNDRED word cards! Each word card includes a definition and a sample sentence. These cards are divided into eight different tiers of difficulty.
- Digital versions of all word cards; use these to introduce each word if you wish
- Ideas for use
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