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Lakeside High School

Dekalb County Schools

Instructional Best Practices

Instructional Best Practices

Vocabulary Development Strategies

Mnemonics (Acrostics and Acronyms) 
•Songs / Total Physical Response (TPR) 
Word Maps  
Morphological Awareness (Affix & Root Analysis) 
Games (Boggle, Hangman, Charades) 

Note-taking Strategies
•Numbered list (definitions, sentences, etc.)

Manipulatives and Foldables


• see DCSD Recommended Instructional Strategies and Formative Assessment Strategies in Verge
C. H. Adams, M.Ed.
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