Practice Makes Perfect Mastering Vocabulary by Gary Robert Muschla
  

Synopsis

Practice Makes Perfect Mastering Vocabulary by Gary Robert Muschla

This title provides helpful instruction and plenty of practice for your child to master the basics of vocabulary. Having a strong grasp of vocabulary is essential for your child to read and write with confidence. Practice Makes Perfect: Mastering Vocabulary gives your child bite-sized explanations of the subject, with engaging exercises that keep her or him motivated and excited to learn. They can practice the vocabulary they find challenging, polish skills they've mastered, and stretch themselves to explore skills they have not yet attempted. This book features 450 words that increase in difficulty as your child proceeds through it. This book is appropriate for a 6th grade student working above his or her grade level, or as a great review and practice for a struggling 7th or 8th grader. Your student will learn how to: apply vocabulary rules; understand meaning and usage; differentiate between synonyms, antonyms, homophones, and more; and, conquer easily confused words.

About the Author

Gary Robert Muschla (often with his wife Judy Muschla) has authored dozens of successful teacher resource guides for McGraw-Hill, Scholastic Professional and Jossey-Bass (Wiley). His BA and MAT are from Trenton State College, and he taught 4th, 5th and 6th grade for more than 25 years. He specialized in reading and language arts and also taught some math. He has conducted workshops for teachers on how to implement a writing workshop in their classroom. For more info, see www.garyrobertmuschla.com .

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Format

Paperback
192 pages

Author

Gary Robert Muschla
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Publisher

McGraw-Hill Contemporary an imprint of McGraw-Hill Education - Europe

Publication date

1st August 2012

ISBN

9780071772778


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