Building Vocabulary Skills

How do your prioritize buidling a strong vocabulary? Is it something that you focus on, or is it something that you feel comes naturally to children while they are learning in other subject areas?

For the electronically-inclined, there are a number of online resources available, if you want your kiddos to put a primary focus on building vocabulary skills.

VocabularySpellingCity – Not just for spelling activities! Create your own lists of vocabulary words, or import one of the thousands that have already been shared on the site.

Learning Games for Kids – This FREE site allows your kids to play vocabulary games online, practicing and reinforcing word study in a fun way!

Time4Writing – Multi-task! Find resources and writing lesson plans, which can build both vocabulary skills and writing skills.

What are some of your favorite vocabulary building resources? Chime in and share in the comments below!

One thought on “Building Vocabulary Skills

  • January 16, 2014 at 6:00 pm
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    I would recommend LearnThat.org. This is a great resource with vocabulary and spelling quizzes. My son enjoys it and his spelling has greatly improved since we found this program. Maybe this helps other parents as well!

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