- MS Department of Education: Literacy Focus of the Month – October (Elementary) Vocabulary
Vocabulary Explicit Routine: In this video, the teacher will demonstrate an explicit vocabulary instructional routine using the weekly read-aloud. This and other strategies that support vocabulary can be found in the October section of the MDE Literacy Focus of the Month Manual.
- Vocabulary (Reading Rockets)
This is a series of 31 videos that provide information and strategies for teaching vocabulary. Vocabulary refers to the words children must know to communicate effectively. In school terms, it can be described as oral vocabulary or reading vocabulary. Find out more about effective vocabulary instruction, the relationship between vocabulary and comprehension, and practical ways that parents can introduce new, exciting words to their kids.
- Tier Two Vocabulary Instruction
Teacher Neil Hicken uses Marzano’s Six Step Process to teach tier two vocabulary to his middle school students as part of his weekly teaching practice.
Explicit Vocabulary Instruction
- Whole Brain Teaching Vocabulary 3rd Grade
Model of explicit vocabulary instruction using Whole Brain strategies.
- Anita Archer’s Explicit Vocabulary Instruction
Dr. Anita Archer models how to explicitly instruct vocabulary to second grade students. This vocabulary direct instruction can be used with students of any age.
- Anita Archer: Vocabulary Development Activities
These handouts support the videos by providing written directions for Dr. Anita Archer’s explicit vocabulary routines.