Building Academic Vocabulary Why teach academic vocabulary Academic

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Building Academic Vocabulary

Building Academic Vocabulary

Why teach academic vocabulary? Academic vocabulary is the #1 indicator of academic success!

Why teach academic vocabulary? Academic vocabulary is the #1 indicator of academic success!

Victoria Young TEA Director of Reading, Writing & Social Studies Assessments “The language of

Victoria Young TEA Director of Reading, Writing & Social Studies Assessments “The language of the TEKS is the language of the…”

Focus Documents for Teaching Academic Vocabulary • TEKS Verification • Cognitive Complexity: The Verbs

Focus Documents for Teaching Academic Vocabulary • TEKS Verification • Cognitive Complexity: The Verbs of the TEKS • Lead 4 ward STAAR Vocabulary • Spanish Cognates

TEKS Verification & Cognitive Complexity: The Verbs of the TEKS • Framing the Lesson

TEKS Verification & Cognitive Complexity: The Verbs of the TEKS • Framing the Lesson (The Fundamental 5: The Formula for Quality Instruction) • Objective • Closing Task

Focus Documents for Teaching Academic Vocabulary • TEKS Verification • Cognitive Complexity: The Verbs

Focus Documents for Teaching Academic Vocabulary • TEKS Verification • Cognitive Complexity: The Verbs of the TEKS • Lead 4 ward STAAR Vocabulary • Spanish Cognates • The Fundamental 5: The Formula for Quality Instruction

Six Steps to Effective Vocabulary Instruction Robert J. Marzano 1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

Six Steps to Effective Vocabulary Instruction Robert J. Marzano 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Provide students with a description, explanation, or example. Students restate explanation in their own words. Students create a nonlinguistic representation. Students periodically engage in activities that add to their knowledge of terms. Periodically ask students to discuss the terms with one another. Periodically involve students in games that allow them to play with the terms.

Focus Documents for Teaching Academic Vocabulary • TEKS Verification • Cognitive Complexity: The Verbs

Focus Documents for Teaching Academic Vocabulary • TEKS Verification • Cognitive Complexity: The Verbs of the TEKS • Lead 4 ward STAAR Vocabulary • Spanish Cognates • The Fundamental 5: The Formula for Quality Instruction • Marzano’s Six Steps to Effective Vocabulary Instruction

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More sessions to come: Implementing Marzano’s Six Step Process

More sessions to come: Implementing Marzano’s Six Step Process