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ERIC Number: EJ1065940
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015
Pages: 6
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0034-0561
Selecting Academic Vocabulary Words Worth Learning
Townsend, Dianna; Kiernan, Darl
Reading Teacher, v69 n1 p113-118 Jul-Aug 2015
The purpose of this teaching tip is to share a new tool for identifying high-utility academic words from instructional texts. The Word and Phrase Tool, when paired with teacher knowledge about students and objectives, can help teachers promote the academic vocabulary development of their students.
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Language: English
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