Vocabulary Cards Strategy Share #45
Step 1 • Put the word or concept in the appropriate place on the card.
Step 2 • Ask students to define the word, use a definition they can understand and explain, not necessarily the one from the dictionary
Step 3 • Depending on the card either: • Characteristics- have students list characteristics of the word • Examples/Non examples-have the students list examples of the term or non examples which could be like opposites to the word • Visual or Illustration of the word
Definition: Characteristics: (word) Examples: Nonexamples:
Word Definition Illustration Nonexamples
Chord where the notes are played in sequence instead of simultaneously . Built from the key notes of scales. Arpeggio Scales Chromatic Chords Leaps