Word Wisdom

Word Wisdom

Grades 3-5

Word Wisdom is an effective, research-based program that introduces, teaches, practices, and applies vocabulary strategies through the context of reading passages. The program’s vocabulary instruction

  • increases reading fluency and comprehension.
  • strengthens reading and writing across subject areas..
  • leads to improved overall academic success.

Students are taught how to use context clues, Latin and Greek roots, and reference tools to unlock the meaning of words in theme-based reading passages. They then interact with and use the words multiple times as they practice and apply the 5-Step Process for unlocking meaning.

  • Student Edition provides lessons for an entire year to help students unlock, process, and apply over 300 new vocabulary words.
  • Teacher Edition provides annotated Student Edition pages, weekly and daily instructional planners, assessment blackline masters, and a correlation to the CCSS. Includes a CD-ROM with printable games and activities.
  • Classroom Poster displays the nine Context Clues Strategies. One side is for Grades 3–5; the reverse is for Grades 6–8. 22” x 33”.

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