Misconception 1: Definitions do the trick.
Misconception 2: Weekly vocabulary lists are effective.
Misconception 3: Teachers should teach all hard words, especially those printed in bold or italics.
Misconception 4: The study of Latin and Greek roots is too hard for young learners.
Misconception 5: Word learning can’t be fun.
Let’s focus on Misconception #5: Word Learning Can’t Be Fun. Let’s spin that on it’s head and declare: Word Learning Should… Continue