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Ch 9: Vocabulary Development

About This Chapter

Learn about the process of vocabulary development through engaging and short video lessons. Take advantage of the quizzes that each lesson has so that you can self-assess your remembrance of the information.

Vocabulary Development - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

Comprehending the vocabulary development process is important in learning to communicate with all types of people. For example, you wouldn't use the same words to describe something when speaking to a toddler as you would a teenager. This chapter's lessons focus on understanding how reading and vocabulary are tied together, methods for teaching vocabulary and how to build vocabulary acquisition skills.

Our videos typically last less than 10 minutes and they contain tags so you can jump to key points. You can also study the video transcripts and take multiple-choice lesson quizzes to check your progress. If you need help grasping a topic, submit a question to one of our subject-matter experts. In these lessons, you'll understand:

  • How to teach others to build their vocabulary
  • What the process of vocabulary acquisition is
  • How reading comprehension and vocabulary are related

Video Objective
Vocabulary Acquisition: Processes & Examples Understand and see examples of the vocabulary acquisition process.
The Connection Between Vocabulary & Reading Comprehension Study the relationship between reading comprehension and vocabulary.
Techniques for Teaching Vocabulary Read about ways to teach vocabulary words and explain their context.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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