Building College Vocabulary Strategies

Building College Vocabulary Strategies

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For college Fundamentals of Reading and Vocabulary Development courses. Building College Vocabulary strategy approaches vocabulary development with a systematic strategy called SSCD: See and Say the word, use Structural analysis, apply Context clues, and incorporate Dictionary language. It addresses the need for identifying learning styles of individual learners with suggestions for further understanding and assimilation of the terms, allowing them to develop a repertoire of memory steps to improve retention of information.show more

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  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 203.2 x 269.2 x 12.7mm | 181.44g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0130493651
  • 9780130493651

Table of contents

Introduction: Learning Styles. How do You Learn? Learning Styles May be the Answer. Memory-Don't Leave Home Without It! Ready-Set-Go! VARK Learning Styles Inventory. Interpreting and Using Your Results. How to Use This Information. I. WORDS AND WORD ELEMENTS. Chapter One. Memory Tip: Intend to Remember. Learning Strategy: SSCD. Part A: Words to Learn. Part A: Structural Elements. Part A: Practice Exercises. Part B: Words to Learn. Part B: Structural Elements. Part B: Practice Exercises. Power Words. Practice Exercises. Chapter Review. VARK Exercises. Puzzle Fun. Chapter Two. Memory Tip: Organize the Material. Learning Strategy: Tri-Fold (Primary Rehearsal Strategy). Part A: Words to Learn. Part A: Structural Elements. Part A: Practice Exercises. Part B: Words to Learn. Part B: Structural Elements. Part B: Practice Exercises. Power Words. Practice Exercises. Chapter Review. VARK Exercises. Puzzle Fun. Chapter Three. Memory Tip: Test/Retest. Learning Strategy: Metacognition. Part A: Words to Learn. Part A: Structural Elements. Part A: Practice Exercises. Part B: Words to Learn. Part B: Structural Elements. Part B: Practice Exercises. Power Words. Practice Exercises. Chapter Review. VARK Exercises. Puzzle Fun. Chapter Four. Memory Tip: Overlearn the Material. Learning Strategy: Secondary Rehearsal Strategies (SRS). Part A: Words to Learn. Part A: Structural Elements. Part A: Practice Exercises. Part B: Words to Learn. Part B: Structural Elements. Part B: Practice Exercises. Power Words. Practice Exercises. Chapter Review. VARK Exercises. Puzzle Fun. Chapter Five. Memory Tip: Space Your Learning. Learning Strategy: Frequency of Forgetting. Part A: Words to Learn. Part A: Structural Elements. Part A: Practice Exercises. Part B: Words to Learn. Part B: Structural Elements. Part B: Practice Exercises. Power Words. Practice Exercises. Chapter Review. VARK Exercises. Puzzle Fun. Chapter Six. Memory Tip: Memory Techniques, Part I-Mnemonics. Learning Strategy: Recitation Will Help Improve Learning. Part A: Words to Learn. Part A: Structural Elements. Part A: Practice Exercises. Part B: Words to Learn. Part B: Structural Elements. Part B: Practice Exercises. Power Words. Practice Exercises. Chapter Review. VARK Exercises. Puzzle Fun. Chapter Seven. Memory Tip: Memory Techniques, Part II-Association and Visualization. Learning Strategy: Context Clues, Part I. Part A: Words to Learn. Part A: Structural Elements. Part A: Practice Exercises. Part B: Words to Learn. Part B: Structural Elements. Part B: Practice Exercises. Power Words. Practice Exercises. Chapter Review. VARK Exercises. Puzzle Fun. Chapter Eight. Memory Tip: Study Before Bed. Learning Strategy: Context Clues, Part II. Part A: Words to Learn. Part A: Structural Elements. Part A: Practice Exercises. Part B: Words to Learn. Part B: Structural Elements. Part B: Practice Exercises. Power Words. Practice Exercises. Chapter Review. VARK Exercises. Puzzle Fun. Chapter Nine. Memory Tip: Personalize Your Learning. Learning Strategy: Graphic Organizers, Word Webs, and Semantic Maps. Part A: Words to Learn. Part A: Structural Elements. Part A: Practice Exercises. Part B: Words to Learn. Part B: Structural Elements. Part B: Practice Exercises. Power Words. Practice Exercises. Chapter Review. VARK Exercises. Puzzle Fun. II. DISCIPLINE-RELATED WORDS. Chapter Ten. Memory Tip: Sequential Remembering. Part A: Words to Learn. Part A: Structural Elements. Part A: Practice Exercises. Part B: Words to Learn. Part B: Structural Elements. Part B: Practice Exercises. Power Words. Practice Exercises. Chapter Review. VARK Exercises. Puzzle Fun. Chapter Eleven. Focus Tip: Reliability, Validity, and Author's Qualifications. Part A: Words to Learn. Part A: Structural Elements. Part A: Practice Exercises. Part B: Words to Learn. Part B: Practice Exercises. Power Words. Practice Exercises. Chapter Review. VARK Exercises. Puzzle Fun. Chapter Twelve. Focus Tip: SQ3R. Part A: Words to Learn. Part A: Structural Elements. Part A: Practice Exercises. Part B: Words to Learn. Part B: Structural Elements. Part B: Practice Exercises. Power Words. Practice Exercises. Chapter Review. VARK Exercises. Puzzle Fun. Chapter Thirteen. Focus Tip: Reading in the Sciences. Part A: Words to Learn. Part A: Practice Exercises. Part B: Words to Learn. Part B: Practice Exercises. Power Words. Practice Exercises. Chapter Review. VARK Exercises. Puzzle Fun. Appendix. List of Words.show more