Increasing student vocabulary IS important… Research shows time and again that the more vocabulary a student understands, the better they will be able to comprehend. A Focus on Vocabulary states: Indeed, one of the most enduring findings in reading research is the extent to which students’ vocabulary knowledge relates to their reading comprehension (e.g., Anderson [...]
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January 30, 2010 · 2 Comments · Tasks Digitalized, Teacher Resources, Web 2.0 Integration
January 23, 2010 · 5 Comments · Web 2.0 Integration, Web 2.0 Tools
I know the arguments in favor of having students use Microsoft PowerPoint for projects… 1- It is an easily accessible program 2- Students will probably have access to it in their later lives, for future jobs, so it is a good application for them to be able to use (and use well). 3- Teachers are [...]