Do you think teachers should teach vocabulary and reading comprehension skills within their content areas? (Opinion Question: No Resources)
What are the responsibilities of middle- and high school teachers for teaching vocabulary and comprehension skills within their content areas?
What should content-area teachers know about vocabulary instruction?
- Page 2: Components of Effective Vocabulary Instruction
- Page 3: Selecting Essential Words
- Page 4: Explicitly Defining and Contextualizing Terms
- Page 5: Helping Students Actively Process Vocabulary
- Page 6: Providing Multiple Exposures to Vocabulary
- Page 7: Building Vocabulary and Conceptual Knowledge Using the Frayer Model
What should content-area teachers know about comprehension instruction?
- Page 8: Components of Effective Comprehension Instruction
- Page 9: Activating Prior Knowledge
- Page 10: Monitoring Comprehension
- Page 11: Using Graphic Organizers
- Page 12: Answering Questions
- Page 13: Generating Questions