Teaching New Words: Embedding Vocabulary Instruction in Storybooks

Dr. Elizabeth Spencer and Dr. Howard Goldstein, Ohio State University

Vocabulary is an important skill for academic achievement. In this webinar, find out how to embed vocabulary instruction in storybook reading using explicit vocabulary instruction. Learn to select useful and teachable vocabulary targets to foster children's vocabulary development. Listen as presenters explore the research on explicit vocabulary instruction, identify teaching practices, and provide examples of assessment strategies to help inform instruction.

Additional Resources for Teaching New Words: Embedding Vocabulary Instruction in Storybooks

Topic:School Readiness

Resource Type: Video

Series: Front Porch Series

Last Updated: March 14, 2018