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Vocabulary

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Building vocabulary is a very important part of study skills.  Without the ability to understand words and their use, it will be hard to advance academically.  When taking standardized tests some of the questions have words we don't know.  What kind of strategies can you learn to approach unknown words confidently?
Keeping a vocabulary section in your notebook is very important. Below you will find a variety of web sites that you can investigate to see which one will support you best in building your vocabulary.   
Keep in mind that games like Crossword Puzzles, Scrabble and others can support building your vocabulary in a fun way.

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Online Dictionary References

100 Words High School Students Should Know

Vocabulary Fun

Focusing on Words

Remember to keep notes on this section in your notebooks!!
Record words that you do not know to look up later!!