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If you’ve been keeping up with the blog over the last few weeks, you’ll know that I’ve been writing about the language processing hierarchy. If you’ve forgotten, the language processing hierarchy looks something like this: and is directly...

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“Picture books are two to three times as likely as parent-child conversations to include a word that isn’t among the 5,000 most common English words.” This is what Dominic Massaro, of the University of California, Santa Cruz found when studying...

Word Associations | Tips & Materials

I recently wrote about the first couple steps in the language processing hierarchy, labeling or naming objects and ideas and functions. If you’ve forgotten, the language processing hierarchy looks something like this: and is directly related to our Common Core...