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  • Item #: 051620
    ISBN: 9780547625799
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    ISBN: 9780547625829
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  • Item #: 015143
    ISBN: 9780825143205
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    This small-format book contains 180 short warm-up activities, one for each day of the school year. There are matching, fill-in-the-blank, categorizing, and writing activities that expose and familiarize the student with a wide range of vocabulary words. Topics covered include using context clues, words with multiple meanings, homophones, homographs, commonly misspelled/misused words, idioms, euphemisms, connotation, similes & metaphors, analogies, suffixes, plurals, and origins. ~ Anh

  • Item #: 044095
    ISBN: 9781566442213
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  • Item #: 044096
    ISBN: 9781566442220
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    ISBN: 9781566442282
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  • Item #: 034010
    ISBN: 9780439517690
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    Looking for a fun way to increase your child's vocabulary? 180 reproducible cartoons are contained in this book, and each highlights a new word to learn for the day. It's like reading the comics, but a bit more educational. Verbs, nouns, and adjectives are all included, and the vocabulary words are all in common use. For each of the cartoons, one of the characters is saying something humorous within the context of what is going on in the picture. The vocabulary word is bolded within the cartoon, and the part of speech and definition of the word is given to the side. Two cartoons are displayed on every page of the book, and everything is in black and white. While black and white cartoons could be seen as a drawback (who doesn't love the colorful Sunday comics the best?), children could have fun and get more use out of the book by coloring the comics themselves. The vocabulary words are geared towards 4th-6th graders, but could be enjoyable for younger or older students depending on their vocabulary level. 94 pgs, pb. ~ Rachel
  • Item #: 000999
    ISBN: 9781438007786
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    Learning vocabulary really doesn't have to hurt – in fact, it can be an enjoyable experience! Painless Vocabulary introduces vocabulary in a non-threatening way so students will learn it through context and association with similar words. Each chapter introduces fifteen new vocabulary words in a short story. The vocabulary words are presented in a red font so they stand out from the rest of the story. Then the learning activities begin as the fifteen words are broken down into smaller five-word sections. Each word is given a complete definition which often includes italicized synonyms. Then students perform a "brain tickler" which allows them to practice the words they've learned through matching, multiple choice, or fill-in-the-blank exercises. Helpful hints are included in most chapters, showing students common mistakes made, giving ideas for mastering vocabulary, etc., and "On Your Own" and "Last Word" sections offer other learning activities or things to ponder. Answers are contained at the end of each chapter. The book contains a total of 20 chapters and introduces 300 vocabulary words in a way that your child will be able to remember and expand upon. 292 pgs, pb. ~ Megan

  • Item #: 067553
    ISBN: 9780768936612
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    Egghead’s Guide to Vocabulary (7-AD)

      In this one-book approach to vocabulary, there are 3 tiers of difficulty (100, 200 & 300 level words.) The first tier words are fairly common, but still very useful. For each word, you have a definition in language that students can understand and an example of it being used in 1-2 sentences. The sentences have some sort of story/situation to make the word more memorable. The Egghead character is there to point some helpful things (and sometimes just add levity) like the phonetic spelling of the word using the IPA or International Phonetic Alphabet. However, with more difficult words, there are not as many phonetic pronunciations. I recommend you check into the proper pronunciations with unfamiliar words. After a dozen or so words is an exercise – matching, grouping, fill in the blank, reading comprehension w/multiple choice, etc. The level 200 words are less likely to be familiar to students, but are fantastic words to master and use in their speaking and writing. Level 300 words are specifically for SAT or ACT test preparation where you will have to read and decipher meanings and write an impressive essay. There is the same format for all 3 levels, but again, little to no phonetic help at the harder levels. In the back of the book are some helpful resources including lists of prefixes/roots/suffixes and their meanings; 2 longer fill-in-the-blank quizzes; and answers to all exercises. 8x10”, 235pp, Sc. ~ Sara

  • Item #: 042190
    ISBN: 9781601441737
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    How do you infuse vocabulary study with critical thinking? By looking at the relationships between words, of course. Utilizing the 1000 most common words of our language, Critical Thinking Press has constructed this course to give students a deeper understanding of those words and to improve thinking and writing skills. From a small set of words the student finds the two words that have a relationship, identifying the relationship from four defined classifications. He then writes a sentence using at least those two words from the set. So what type of "relationships" are we talking about? Past/present verbs, singular/plural nouns, rhyming words, antonyms, synonyms, contractions, compound words, homophones, and pronouns. Each two page exercise (about 50 per course) includes five sets of words, a mini-dictionary for all the words in these sets along with space to write the required sentences. The relationship choices are the same for half of each course and are defined at the beginning of these sections. Please note that Book 1 is out of print. 104 pgs, pb. ~ Janice

  • Item #: 002136
    ISBN: 9781428439900
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  • Item #: 002114
    ISBN: 9781428439894
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  • Item #: 041406
    ISBN: 9780887249181
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    Filled with activity pages to acquaint students with basic Spanish vocabulary, this workbook is a perfect introduction to Spanish or a good supplement to a more heavy-duty program. Typical workbook-type exercises teach and quiz students on the Spanish words for numbers, shapes, colors, days, months, food, family, verbs, animals, clothing, parts of the body, opposites, and more. Accompanying the worksheets are over 350 vocabulary cards featuring a Spanish word on one side and the English word on the other. These cards can be used for a number of different vocabulary-building exercises described in the book. Answers are included. Reproducible, 128 pgs. – Melissa

  • Item #: 008804
    ISBN: 9780965242271
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  • Item #: 001890
    ISBN: 9781428439887
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    ISBN: 9781428439856
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  • Item #: 011052
    ISBN: 9780890519950
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    A fairly rigorous vocabulary course that helps students increase their vocabulary by learning over 1000 words from Latin and Greek roots.  Students work with a group of words in each 4-day lesson completing varied exercises that help students learn and remember the words and their meanings. Now published by Master Books, this book also provides a suggested daily schedule to use this course over 18 months, worksheets and quizzes.

  • Item #: 001949
    ISBN: 9781428439818
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    ISBN: 9781428439863
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  • Item #: 001813
    ISBN: 9781428439849
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  • Item #: 001889
    ISBN: 9781428439870
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  • Item #: 001964
    ISBN: 9781428439825
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  • Item #: 001774
    ISBN: 9781428439832
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