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Great Vocabulary Games, Apps, and Sites
Building vocabulary is necessary for fluid reading and writing. But a great vocabulary depends on students getting early, frequent, and sustained exposure to words that expand their horizons. These great vocabulary games, apps, and websites do just that, getting words in front of students in engaging ways, and giving students supports to understand definitions, uses, and meanings. Use these vocabulary tools -- alongside a regular reading habit -- to help students build word knowledge. They feature tech-enabled supports like text-to-speech, customizable flash cards, adaptive instruction, and clever gameplay. There are also resources for teachers to craft activities, lessons, and assessments to keep kids' vocabulary skills on track.
Rhymes, phonetic approach, silly animations help kids construct words
Well-crafted app lets emerging readers and writers develop reading skills through word building