Vocabulary Power Teacher's Manual, Level 1: Lessons for Students Who Use African American Vernacular English / Edition 1

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Intensive, activity-based vocabulary intervention program strengthens vocabulary and oral language skills for students who use African American Vernacular English; helps close the achievement gap.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781557666802
  • Publisher: Paul H. Brookes Publishng Co., Inc.
  • Publication date: 3/1/2007
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 304
  • Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents

About the Authors     vii
Foreword   Diane August     ix
Books Used in Vocabulary Power     xi
Acknowledgments     xiii
Introduction     1
Richard Wright and the Library Card   William Miller     7
The Stories Julian Tells: "The Pudding Like a Night on the Sea"   Ann Cameron     21
The Stories Julian Tells: "My Very Strange Teeth"   Ann Cameron     35
The Stories Julian Tells: "Gloria Who Might Be My Best Friend"   Ann Cameron     47
Review Unit 1     59
The Hundred Penny Box, Part I   Sharon Bell Mathis     73
The Hundred Penny Box, Part II   Sharon Bell Mathis     85
Donavan's Word Jar, Part I   Monalisa DeGross     97
Donavan's Word Jar, Part II   Monalisa DeGross     111
Review Unit 2     125
Donavan's Word Jar, Part III   Monlisa DeGross     137
More Stories Huey Tells: "The Treasure"   Ann Cameron     151
Five Notable Inventors: "Jan Ernst Matzeliger"   Wade Hudson     163
Five Notable Inventors: "Madam C. J. Walker"   Wade Hudson     175
Review Unit 3     187
Justin and the Best Biscuits in the World, Part I   Mildred Pitts Walter     199
Justin and the Best Biscuits in the World, Part II   Mildred Pitts Walter     211
Justin and the Best Biscuits in the World, Part III   Mildred Pitts Walter     223
The Bat Boy and His Violin   Gavin Curtis     235
Review Unit 4     247
Answer Key     259
Word Index     303
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