Academic Vocabulary Toolkit 2: Teacher’s Guide with Professional Development DVD

  • AUTHOR: Dr. Kate Kinsella
  • ISBN-13: 9781285062136 
  • Grade(s): 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
  • 256 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2013     Published
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region

Overview

About The Product

Instructional routines, guided lesson scripts, and flexible pacing options.

Features

  • Flexible for use in an ESL/ELD or reading class, a language arts class, or a core content class. Interactive lessons include scaffolds for guided speaking and writing practice, and application of newly-taught words, embedded grammar and syntax targets improve sentence-level accuracy, and Dr. Kinsella's distinctive vocabulary routine maximizes student engagement and increases academic performance.
  • Interactive lessons include scaffolds for guilded speaking and writing practice, and application of newly-taught words
  • Embedded grammar and syntax targets improve sentence-level accuracy
  • Dr. Kinsella's distinctive vocabulary routine maximizes student engagement and increases academic performance.

About the Contributor

AUTHOR
  • Dr. Kate Kinsella

    Kate Kinsella, Ed.D., is a teacher educator at San Francisco State University and a highly sought after speaker and consultant to school districts throughout the United States regarding development of academic language and literacy across the K–12 subject areas. Her 25-year teaching career focus has been equipping children from diverse backgrounds with the communication, reading, and writing skills to be career and college ready. Dr. Kinsella remains active in K–12 classrooms by providing in-class coaching and by teaching an academic literacy class for adolescent English Learners. Her extensive publishing career includes articles, chapters, English Learners’ dictionaries, and reading intervention programs. A former Fulbright TESOL lecturer, Dr. Kinsella was co-editor of the CATESOL Journal from 2000–2005 and served on the editorial board of the TESOL Journal from 1999–2003. Dr. Kinsella lives in California with her family, including two young adopted children, Jane Dzung from Vietnam and John Carlos from Guatemala.

Components

Teacher Components

  • Academic Vocabulary Toolkit: Professional Development DVD (1&2)  (ISBN-10: 1111827907 | ISBN-13: 9781111827908)
    Dr. Kate Kinsella’s NEW Academic Vocabulary Toolkit is designed for long-term middle and high school English learners who are under-prepared and struggling to progress. Students are provided the opportunity to not only learn high-use academic words, but also correctly employ these words in speaking and writing exercises. Using Dr. Kate Kinsella’s unique vocabulary teaching process, students will receive the tools needed to master key academic vocabulary, re-engage in school settings, and increase scores on state assessments