These Daily Oral Vocabulary samples illustrate how a story line creates and maintains interest for what an instructional activity (memorizing vocabulary) that can degrade into boring and turn-off rote drill.
This file uses a program named “Visual Thesaurus™”" that automatically create the vocabulary graphic organizers.
Visual Thesaurus™ is a program that every teacher can use daily, should use.
The definitions are copied from the Microsoft Word 2003™(TM) Thesaurus.
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