List of Science Content Words
Wareld Elementary, Florida
Topic:Teaching Literacy in English to K-5 English LearnersPractice:Teach Vocabulary
Wareld Elementary School develops instructional calendars for eachgrade level and each content area. For example, this Science Calendartells teachers what they should be teaching in each week of the schoolyear: topics, instructional materials, and content vocabulary. Thecalendar shows 4-10 science content words for each week. Based on theresearch of Isabel Beck, which is the foundation of the school’s vocabularyprogram, the list represents Beck’s third tier words.