Episode 16 of The Curriculum examines the curriculum requirements for building vocabulary and offers advice to teachers. Host Melanie Moore talks to Amy McCaw and Caroline Pudner – both primary teachers, English specialists and Cornerstones Consultants. They discuss the challenges teachers face in helping children build a varied vocabulary, and share creative, proven tips for how to foster a love of words in the classroom.
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The Word Collector by Peter H Reynolds – Book Review
The Word Collector by Peter H Reynolds – Buy from Amazon
The Word Collector by Sonja Wimmer – Buy from Amazon
Oxford School Dictionary of Word Origins
National Literacy Trust
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