Learning and knowing words that we readVocabulary is the collection of words that your reader knows and understands. Words are gained from conversation, hearing someone read, and self reading. We also talk about words in our classroom to learn new vocabulary words.
A strong vocabulary helps us understand what we are reading (comprehension). We cannot understand text if we do not know what the words mean. Developing a strong vocabulary helps your child progress and grow throughout this year and in future learning.
Here are a few things we do to develop a strong vocabulary: