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ERIC Number: EJ636917
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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Abstractor: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1081-3004
Using Literature as a Context for Teaching Vocabulary.
Dixon-Krauss, Lisbeth
Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, v45 n4 p310-18 Dec-Jan 2001-2002
Investigates the use of literature as a context for teaching unfamiliar vocabulary to high school students. Compares two methods of instruction. Suggests taking a mediational approach to analyzing the vocabulary teaching problems identified. Illustrates how the knowledge gained through this action research study reshaped the teacher's classroom instruction and assessment practices. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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