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ERIC Number: EJ630742
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1081-3004
A Word Map for Middle School: A Tool for Effective Vocabulary Instruction.
Rosenbaum, Catherine
Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, v45 n1 p44-49 Sep 2001
Demonstrates how students who use background knowledge, context, morphology, and dictionaries learn words more effectively. Adapts a vocabulary web consisting of eight identical bubbles to provide students with a word map, intertwining most of the elements to clarify word meaning described by J. M. Harmon as essential to vocabulary instruction. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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