USING READ ALOUDS TO TEACH VOCABULARY by SCHOLASTIC TEACHING RESOURCES
Research-Based Strategies and Model Lessons for Using Fiction and Nonfiction Books to Build Children's Vocabulary and Improve Their Reading, Writing, and Speaking Skills By Karen Kindle Time-saving tips for boosting vocabulary-learning! Veteran teacher Karen Kindle offers practical strategies for effectively building children's vocabulary. She shows teachers how to select robust words from read alouds and infuse them into classroom talk throughout day. She offers engaging word-learning strategies, along with dozens of activities that provide meaningful practice with target words. Multiple exposures and repeated use help students master the words they need, setting them up for reading success. Includes 15 fiction and nonfiction units built around popular books, complete with lessons and infusion activities.