Marzano's Six Step Strategy to Vocabulary Developmentvocab.jpg

1. explanation of the word
2. student explanation in their own words
3. student constructs a graphic or photo representation
4. engage in activities to add knowledge & meaning to the word
5. student discussion of vocabulary terms
6. use of learning games applying the term

(For additional information on the six-step process see Dr. Marzano’s book, Building Background Knowledge for Academic Achievement.

new.jpgESU#3 Video of Presentation on Marzano's 6-Step Proecess

These links are also located along the left side:~ Step 1 Ideas on Teacher Description ~ Step 2 Ideas on Student Description ~ Step 3 Ideas on Graphic Representation ~ Step 4 Ideas for Adding Knowledge ~ Step 5 Ideas for Discussing the Term ~ Step 6 Ideas and Learning Games ~