How To Teach Vocabulary Instruction

Learn how to teach your student/child vocabulary effectively.
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  • Lectures 11
  • Length 2 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 5/2013 English

Course Description

The goal of this course is to learn how to teach vocabulary effectively. Upon course completion, you will learn how to teach vocabulary to improve reading comprehension in your students. Materials needed will be a computer with internet accessibility and programs to download PDF files. This course can be completed in 90 minutes to 2 hours. The course is structured with videos, presentations, quizzes and assignments to be uploaded into the question section for peer-to-peer collaboration. The instructor will be available weekly, weekly for course interaction.

What are the requirements?

  • The requirements for this course will be the desire to learn how to teach vocabulary to increase student reading comprehension.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • The objective of this course will be to learn how teaching vocabulary is important, steps of vocabulary instruction and tools used to enhance vocabulary instruction.

Who is the target audience?

  • The course is designed for teachers, parents, homeschool parents and ESL teachers.

What you get with this course?

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Section 1: Course Introduction
Introduction to course.
Section 2: Vocabulary Research
Section 2: Lecture 2: Vocabulary Research
Section 2: Lecture 2 Questions and Activities
1 page
1 question

Section 3: Steps for Effective Vocabulary Instruction
This section discusses the steps for teaching vocabulary. You will need to view 2 videos in this section.
1 question

4 questions
Section 4: Tools for Vocabulary Instruction
Section 4: Lecture 4: Tools For Effective Vocabulary Instruction
Section 4: Lecture 4: Tools For Vocabulary Instruction Foldable Video
Watch this video. This video is a wonderful example of how to teach vocabulary.
Section 4: Lecture 4 Vocabulary Games
2 pages
Section 4: Lecture 4: Foldable Templates
24 pages
Section 4: Lecture 4: Writing Examples
2 pages
Section 5: Conclusion
Conclusion of course.

Thank You!

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Instructor Biography

Dr. Genola Johnson, Educator at Udemy

Dr. Genola Johnson is with Georgia Educational Learning Consultants, Inc. She has over 21 years experience in teaching and administration in the U.S. and Middle East. She has developed curriculum and professional development for educators. She has written numerous grants for organizations from federal, state and foundation grants. She enjoys teaching, learning, reading and loves to read.

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