If you’re looking for a device neutral tool for helping students study vocabulary check out Vocabulary Notebook. Accessible through their web platform, iOS app, and Android app, Vocabulary Notebook helps kids study new words at home and in school. Students can add words that they are learning and sort, categorize and filter them to stay organized. Kids can quiz themselves to see what they have learned and even hear the correct pronunciation of each word. Teachers can access information on student progress to see what words they are struggling to remember, or to send them a new word list to study.
Learning domain-specific vocabulary is an important part of the Common Core State Standards and Vocabulary Notebook can help children boost their reading comprehension. Vocabulary Notebook has worked with local universities to monitor student progress as a result of using their learning tool. Visit their website to learn more about how this web platform can help your students!
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A fantastic online tool for vocabulary acquisition is Membean – an individualized web based platform for learning. With a focus on student engagement and memory retention, Membean uses an adaptive reinforcement engine to make sure that students are remembering what they’ve learned. Vocabulary is presented to students in a variety of Memlets including: context, through examples, using word roots, videos, related images, word constellation, related words and memory hooks.
Teachers will love having access to detailed student reports that they can share with parents and their children. These resources help educators monitor student progress for students at a variety of levels. Enriching students’ vocabulary increases reading comprehension and builds confidence. This online tool is a wonderful option for teachers looking for a platform that meets the needs of individual students – check out Membean’s website, take a tour of their program , or watch their video to learn more!
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A terrific app for increasing student vocabulary is ABC House. For early elementary and English Language Learners, this free app uses pictures for vocabulary acquisition. Audio and video support will help students learn words in context.
Check out my Common Core aligned lesson plans for teaching vocabulary with mobile devices!
It’s important for all students to use math vocabulary when describing how they’ve solved a problem. Math Terms Glossary is a free app that students can use to access definitions of math terms. Most entries include pictures and a Spanish translation of the definition.
Check out my Common Core aligned lesson plan bundle for teaching math on iPads!