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Vocabulary Handbook

Teaching vocabulary is so much more than providing a clear definition - students need to understand how to pronounce and spell the word as well to move the word from their passive into their active vocabulary.

This handbook works through all six areas of vocabulary instruction: phonology, orthography, syntax, semantics, etymology and morphology: or POSSEM for short!

Each area looks at key example from an anchor text and ways to approach and apply the concept into your classroom. 

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