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LETRS Classic Module 4: The Mighty Word: Building Vocabulary and Oral Langauge

This module emphasizes the importance of word meanings for reading comprehension and reviews many research-based approaches to vocabulary instruction. Beginning with an overview of the vocabulary gap that characterizes many poor readers, the roles of home language, reading aloud, verbal modeling in the classroom, and independent reading in vocabulary development are explored. Many methods for teaching breadth and depth of word knowledge are introduced and practiced.

Event Details

Presenter: Alexis McCullough-Lewis
Location: Bucks IU, 705 N. Shady Retreat Road, Doylestown, PA 18901

Event Dates

Monday 16 March 8:30 AM

Event Options

Act 48 Hours: 6.5
In County Cost: $45
Out of County Cost: $75
Non Act 48 Hours: 6.5
In County Cost: $45
Out of County Cost: $75