Teaching Vocabulary So Kids Will Beg For More is now available for the Certified Teachers audience on the LMS.
In this course, Dr. Brenda Overturf, literacy consultant and author, discusses the importance of vocabulary development in elementary and middle school students. She describes a number of effective activities to introduce new words and help students remember them. Dr. Overturf also emphasizes the importance of connecting words not only with their synonyms and antonyms but also with colors and gestures that help make learning vocabulary more meaningful and fun.
This course was taped at the Arkansas Reading Association conference on November 19, 2015.