ERIC Number: ED064717
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Developing Word Power: Language Arts.
This Quinmester course helps the student develop word power through training and practice in identifying various meanings of one word, finding meanings from context, interpreting nonliteral and figurative language, and analyzing the structure of words with emphasis on prefixes, suffixes, and roots. Also included are dictionary and pronunciation skills and the study of word origins. This course outline contains a six-page listing of resource materials for students and teachers. (CL)
Descriptors: Course Content, Course Objectives, Curriculum Guides, Diachronic Linguistics, Dictionaries, English Curriculum, Figurative Language, Information Seeking, Language Arts, Resource Materials, Semantics, Structural Analysis, Structural Linguistics, Vocabulary Development, Vocabulary Skills, Word Study Skills
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL.
Identifiers: Quinmester Program