Smart Tutor’s Vocabulary Lessons are designed to help students learn common vocabulary words in English, associate spoken words with a variety of visual representations, develop listening skills, associate pictures with text labels, develop visual discrimination skills and to actively construct meaning while reading both fiction and non-fiction passages. These lessons are especially appropriate for students with special needs ( ESE / Special Ed ), students learning English as a second language ( ELL / ESL / ESOL ), and struggling learners ( Title I / Transition students ).
- context sentences
- multiple-meaning words and sentences
- crossword puzzles
- match words with a graphic
- match a word to a synonym or antonym
- interactive dictionaries
- story-centered fill-in-the-blanks
Vocabulary Sample Lessons
Learn about colors with Penny Paintbrush.
Solve riddles with Dan and Lee and learn about multiple meaning words.
Play a matching game with Nova and Simon and learn about homophones.
Play the Balloon game and make new words by adding prefixes and suffixes to root words.
Help Freddie the Frog cross the river by clicking on antonyms and synonyms.
Play a word game and learn about synonyms and antonyms.