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Victoria Joffe - Vocabulary Enrichment Programme: Enhancing the Learning of Vocabulary in Children - 9780863887987 - V9780863887987
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Vocabulary Enrichment Programme: Enhancing the Learning of Vocabulary in Children

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Description for Vocabulary Enrichment Programme: Enhancing the Learning of Vocabulary in Children Paperback. Helps to enhance the understanding and use of vocabulary in secondary school students and young adults. This book focuses on enhancing the understanding of vocabulary and word meanings in students aged from 8 to 18, and aims to create an awareness of how improved vocabulary knowledge can be used to enhance learning in school and more. Num Pages: 584 pages, Illustrations (some col.). BIC Classification: 2AB; JNSG; JNU; MMZL; YQC. Category: (ES) Secondary; (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 262 x 304 x 42. Weight in Grams: 2142.

This book helps to enhance the understanding and use of vocabulary in secondary school students and young adults. Specifically designed for older children and young adults with language and communication needs, this practical language programme was created by a specialist speech & language therapist with input from secondary school teachers and students.

The Vocabulary Enrichments Programme:

  • focuses on enhancing the understanding and expression of vocabulary and word meanings in students aged from 8 to 18
  • aims to create an awareness of how improved vocabulary knowledge can be used to enhance learning in school and social interactions in school and home environments
  • encourages an awareness ... Read more
  • introduces the word map and explore the rich networks of information attached to each word, including the meanings and make up of words using root and base words, suffixes and prefixes, synonyms and antonyms, and the etymology (origins) of words
  • focuses on themes taken from the National Curriculum, including living and non living organisms, planet Earth and the world, the human body, emotions, healthy living, and occupations
  • enhances the understanding and use of figurative and idiomatic language as well as more compound and complex sentence structures
  • introduces a range of cueing techniques to aid in word retrieval.

This book provide effective strategies for word learning to encourage independent word learning skills. It teaches an effective, efficient and realistic use of the dictionary as a tool for word learning and explore the role of the thesaurus in enhancing oral and written work.

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Product Details

Publisher
Speechmark Publishing Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
Weight
2142g
Number of Pages
622
Place of Publication
London, United Kingdom
ISBN
9780863887987
SKU
V9780863887987
Shipping Time
Usually ships in 4 to 8 working days
Ref
99-1

About Victoria Joffe
Dr Victoria Joffe is a specialist speech and language therapist and senior lecturer in developmental speech, language and communication impairments in the Department of Language and Communication Science at City University, London. She is also programme director of an innovative MSc degree in Joint Professional Practice: Language and Communication, run in conjunction with the Institute of Education.

Reviews for Vocabulary Enrichment Programme: Enhancing the Learning of Vocabulary in Children
"Devised by Dr Victoria Joffe as part of a research project funded by the Nuffield Foundation, the Vocabulary Enrichment Intervention Programme is a comprehensive intervention pack aimed for use with secondary pupils who have speech, language and communication needs (SLCN)... Detailed plans are provided for all sessions, along with a DVD with pictures, templates and frameworks. Homework tasks known as ... Read more

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