Five Tips for Teaching Vocabulary in Children’s Literature

James and the Giant Peach book with printable vocabulary pages on either side of it.

When I worked in the schools, the way vocabulary was taught was a major pet peeve of mine.  The typical method was to use a set of worksheets or workbooks that taught ten words a week that were not related to anything else in the curriculum.  Sometimes, they weren't even really related to each other! … Continue reading Five Tips for Teaching Vocabulary in Children’s Literature