The following are some of the alternative “testing” ideas I’ve used in my classroom over the years. If you like my ideas/use them, please show your appreciation by liking, tweeting, or re-blogging, giving credit to EnglishEmporium.WordPress.com. 741 more words
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Do you want to improve or enhance your spelling & vocabulary, then you need to take spelling test.
“Vocabulary knowledge is one of the most reliable predictors of academic success.” (Daily Academic Vocabulary, page 4) Knowing academic vocabulary is essential for students to understand concepts across content areas; it is also a focus of the Common Core State Standards. 324 more words
Yes and No. Teaching key words before introducing a new passage has always been the way teachers have taught new words.
Considering your class age and abilities it is best to begin with this plan and gauge your classes experience and level. 88 more words