5 Ways to Support Vocabulary Learning. “Learning words is easy.
The difficult part is retention.” —Eli Hinkel At the TESOL convention in Toronto last month, I attended a packed session about vocabulary acquisition by Eli Hinkel. Effective and Efficient Vocabulary Teaching for Academic Writing was such a popular topic that the fire marshals came in to inform us that the room was over capacity. 6 Fun Activities You Can Use To Teach Homophones And Minimal Pairs. English grammar can be complicated.
Pronunciation can be a struggle. As for comma rules, even native speakers struggle with those. 6 Ways to Teach Vocabulary in High School English. 7-Up Vocabulary Practice - The Brown Bag Teacher. Today I wanted to share about about using 7-Up to introduce new vocabulary.
This is a quick and material-free way to engage students with words they are learning! When introducing a new word to students, our school follows Jan Richardson's method. 38 intersting ways to use Wordle in the classroom. Ideas for Teaching Vocabulary - 2 Peas and a Dog. Teaching Vocabulary with Creativity. Are you looking for a better way to introduce or review vocabulary words?
Here's an activity you can use with any unit that is quick and effective, versatile, and encourages creativity in your students. I call it "Vocabulary Scattergories," which is a play on the game Scattergories®.