We like the idea of giving someone another shot so much that we thought we'd explore the language of getting things right. Continue reading...
We all make mistakes, big and little, and there's a large vocabulary of adjectives for when you messed up and you know it. Here's your chance to atone for your shameful vocabulary. Continue reading...
Until last month, holding the monthly words-mastered record was a feat that even the illustrious Etiwanda Eagles could not claim. Not any more. The real shocker? It was still preseason play. Continue reading...
When this 7th grade English teacher realized that her students could decode words but were not reading critically, she intervened immediately with Vocabulary.com and embarked on a research project to measure the outcomes. In her award-winning paper, Carolyn Streets describes the impact of systematic, direct vocabulary instruction as "transformational." Continue reading...
The countdown is on! Thousands of schools across North America are getting ready to compete in the annual Vocabulary Bowl. Watch our Preseason Roundup video for a sneak peek at all the word-learning action ahead. Continue reading...
The Project LIT Community cultivates a love of reading through student-led book clubs and an emphasis on engaging, culturally relevant texts. We've paired the texts on their book list with ready-made vocabulary lists that can be used as a teaching resource and to support independent learning. Continue reading...
No matter where your school is located, no matter how many students it serves — every school has a solid shot at an award-winning finish in the Vocabulary Bowl. Continue reading...
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