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1 Day Seminars:  $199 per person

2 Day Workshops:  $399 per person

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Building Student Word Knowledge - Michigan


Teach academic vocabulary in a systematic fashion using a 5day instructional routine.  Equip your students with the academic vocabulary required to be successful in the classroom and on state assessments.

Audience:  K-12 teachers, teacher leaders, principals, coaches, teacher assistants, paraprofessionals, student teachers, and support staff involved in student achievement.

Topics of the day include: Screening Student Language/Vocabulary Risk; Teaching Key Grade Level Academic Vocabulary in Reading, Language Arts, Science and Math; Identifying Tier 2 Vocabulary Words; Use of Vocabulary PowerPoint eSlides to Incorporate Concrete Examples; Explicit Instructional Routines and Five Day Instructional Plan; Creating Vocabulary Activities and Centers for Meaningful Practice and Long Term Retention; Using Vocabulary Mastery Tests  Ensure Students Know Words and Inform Teacher Instruction; Progress Monitoring Vocabulary – Can Students Apply Words Weeks/Months Later?; Strategies to Share With Parents So They Can Reinforce Vocabulary Learned In School; Understanding the Connection Between Vocabulary and Academic Success.

We are sorry but registration for this event is now closed.

Please contact us if you would like to know if spaces are still available.

Wayne Callender Partners for Learning

Wayne Callender, President