Tuesday, August 4th: Vocabulary

LEQ: How can the use of emergent technology tools be used to enhance students' vocabulary development?


Developing appropriate vocabulary is a key component of an acquisition lesson. Purposeful planning to preview the essential vocabulary to a lesson is critical. Previewing vocabulary sets students up for success in a lesson.

The sessions listed below focus on integrating technology into the vocabulary portion of an acquisition lesson and link to their respective handouts.

  • Develop Vocabulary with Online Survey Tools

  • Beyond Frayers: Online Photo Galleries

  • Word Maps with Open Office

  • Word Splash with PowerPoint

  • Brainstorm & Categorize w/Inspiration

  • Teacher Pages Set the Stage: Vocabulary Preview