Integrating Technology and Interactive Learning Logs to Improve Vocabulary Acquisition in Fourth Graders in an Area of Poverty


Polly Westfall, Union Elementary School, Brunswick County Schools

Games, Activities, and Graphic Organizers to Use to Learn Vocabulary Words


Websites Related to Vocabulary

ABCya Students love this interactive website.


Adapted Mind Fourth grade reading passages with different levels.


Edmodo Connect with other educators, students, and parents.


Eduplace This site offers practice skills for Language Arts.


Eleven free Reading Websites Check out these reading resources.


Eleven Ways to Use Technology in the Classroom This handy list will help you integrate technology.


Fact Monster Use this online almanac, dictionary, encyclopedia, and thesaurus.


15 Vocabulary Tasks Fifteen ways to teach vocabulary.


Flocabulary Students love the raps and don't even realize they are learning!


Idiom of the Day Have fun sharing an idiom of the day.


Learning Logs Learn why and how learning logs are a great tool for learning.


Narrowing the Language Gap This is a great article about vocabulary acquisition.


National Geographic for Young Explorers High interest articles will motivate students to read.


PadletStudents can write definitions, sentences, synonyms, antonyms, or connections on sticky notes.


Pinterest - My Vocabulary Board There are so many great activities pinned for your pleasure!


Reading A - Z What a great resource with downloadable books to help you individualize instruction.


ReadWorksThis website will help with reading comprehension.


ReadWriteThink There are many interactive graphic organizers on this site.


Scholastic's Research Starters Build vocabulary through research.


Sixteen Websites to Teach and Learn Vocabulary This is a great collection of vocabulary websites.


StorylineOnline People from the Screen Actors Guild read books.


Storynory Check out these free audiobooks.


Ten Great Tips for Vocabulary Instruction Ten resources to improve vocabulary.


The 4 Best Whiteboard Apps for Teachers Here are some great websites to try.


Time for Kids Make flashcards for all subjects.


Twenty-one Vocabulary Strategies This is another great list of technology connections.


Worksheets - The Teacher's Corner Build crossword puzzles, word search puzzles, and close passages with this website.