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ERIC Number: ED343086
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Pages: 87
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-9628556-6-9
Expand Your Child's Vocabulary: A Twelve-Week Plan.
Smith, Carl B.
This booklet shows parents how to help their children develop a number of strategies for understanding words by working together on a methodical, 12-week program of word study. Sections of the booklet describe the program week by week. The techniques described are: Read and Use Context; Search for Synonyms, Antonyms, Homonyms; Learn Important Prefixes; Let Word Endings Help (Suffixes); Learn Groups of Related Words; Discover the Power of Word Analogies; Use Word Maps to Define Words; Use Roots for Basic Meanings; Grow through Word Families; Find Specific Words; Mine the Wealth of Other Languages; and Use the Dictionary and Thesaurus. (RS)
Grayson Bernard Publishers, 223 S. Pete Ellis Dr., Suite 12, P.O. Box 5247, Bloomington, IN, 47407 ($7.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A