A strong (if not the strongest) predictor of academic success is the size of one's vocabulary.
That's why building a strong vocabulary is so important!
|I think we have a problem! This is what one of my 3rd graders saw when he read that sentence. Our students need a large vocabulary, so they "see" what the author intended. When my second graders read in The Stories Julian Tells that Julian's father was beating egg whites to make pudding, they saw a father beating egg shells with a belt. TRULY!|
Important and Cool Vocabulary Information for Teachers and Parents
Helping teachers and parents create better readers.
Children's Literacy Publications
This page last updated 03/10/2016