Heather Fisher
Re: Breanna
Wed Jul 17, 2013 17:54

I like the organizers, I will surely do this and maybe just have them have a binder to keep them in and that way they have their own dictionary.Great ideas!

  • Re: Online Reading - Breanna Hooks, Wed Jul 17 15:46
    Heather, I really enjoyed the vocabulary articles also. There were a TON of resources to use. I like the collaborating to find definitions. I like to have kids talk them out before they look up the... more
    • Talking and Vocabulary - lohrmk, Thu Jul 18 09:29
      I really like to get kids discussing new vocabulary as well. I think it is so important, especially when they are encountering new words that they discuss it with each other. We did a book study as a ... more
    • Re: Online Reading - Anonymous, Wed Jul 17 23:53
      I like the idea of having them complete the graphic organizer with a partner, then more ideas of how to interpret the word are discussed. Does anyone have a site that has good online graphic... more
    • Re: Breanna - Heather Fisher, Wed Jul 17 17:54
      • Re: Breanna - Breanna Hooks, Wed Jul 17 18:06
        I like that idea. Using what they have created to refer to. Awesome, I'm stealing the idea! I hope you don't mind! :)
    • Re: Online Reading - Natalie Kabel, Wed Jul 17 16:14
      Breanna, That seems like a really neat way to do vocabulary. What kind of graphic organizer do you complete with your kids? I would love to know more about how to do this so they can really... more
      • Re: Online Reading - Breanna Hooks, Wed Jul 17 18:34
        When we do our text complexity units we pick out a couple words to discuss through the week. For example with the word poverty the students would first discuss it then they would use context clues... more
        • Re: Online Reading - Natalie Kabel, Wed Jul 17 21:34
          Thank you for the clarification, that really helps!! I am going to try that with my kids this year!
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