High School vocabulary instruction focuses on preparing students with strategies to unlock the meaning of words they will encounter in content area texts, literature, and high-stakes tests, including the SAT. Tests also introduce a Standardized Test Prep Preview section to give students practice with additional formats they may encounter.
Skills & Strategies:
Using a dictionary and pronunciation key
Synonyms and antonyms
Using word parts to determine meaning:
•Greek and Latin roots
Picture clues and captions
Repeated exposure in many contexts