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Below are web sites and activities that will assist students in their development of vocabulary specific to the area of Science . Students often with content/curricular specific vocabulary and this page will provide a few tools that will engage students as they work on developing vocabulary in the area of science.

Word Information Web Site:
The Focus on Words, World Information web site has a great deal of information about words, but one area that will be of interest to Science teachers is the area related to the Latin and Greek origins of words and their meanings. Although this is not the most well put together web site, it contains great information on words, origins, related words, etc.
  • 21st Century Skill: Communication, Content Area, Technology skills
  • Best Practice: Marzano--homework & practice and identifying similarities and differences
  • Reading Goal: Vocabulary development