Assignment:. On the paper/card, please write at the top whether you are a middle school or a high school teacher. Next, briefly write a question, issue, problem that you have in terms of teaching ELA this year. It can be about the Common Core, ideas for teaching a novel, etc.
Emerson (ELA) Grades 6-12 Lead Teachers
November 7, 2012
Barbara Barthel, Consultant
Stark County Educational Service Center
Teaching Basic and Advanced Vocabulary: A Framework for Direct Instruction
61% of the basic terms are nouns,
About 22% of the basic terms are verbs.
About 11% of basic terms are adjectives.
You did something nice for somoone
Other people like it
Someone did some-thing nice for you
Metaphors and Analogies
Talk a Mile a Minute
What Is the Question?
Which Word Doesn’t Fit?