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So Many Words, So Little Time: Expanding Vocabulary to Enhance Writing

Presenter: Heidi Conzelmann
Session 4 | ERC


Vocabulary plays an important role in students’ comprehension of complex texts, in their language development, and in their writing. Today, we will engage in activities using morphology and gradience to enrich and expand students’ vocabulary.

About the Presenter

Heidi Conzelmann has been teaching in McKinleyville for 35 years. While she has “covered the spread” in Elementary school, she considers 4th grade her happy place! Heidi loves all aspects of spending her days with kids, and finds great joy in trying out new ideas.