Vocabulary Lab is ideal for middle and high schoolers struggling with reading comprehension. Our hands-on program is designed to help students build their vocabulary, learn effective study habits, and master strategies for deciphering tough words.
During Vocabulary Lab sessions, students build larger word banks by reading standards-aligned nonfiction articles from reputable sources. In addition to identifying words in context, students apply new knowledge in weekly exercises and quizzes.
Our Vocabulary Lab students drastically expand their vocabulary knowledge resulting in stronger confidence to tackle new, challenging reading material.
At Vocabulary Lab, we give students the right tools to expand their vocabulary. Our expert teachers guide students with key strategies, proven materials, and clear objectives to lead them to success.
Students practice using words in original sentences to fully understand definition, connotations and more. Weekly quizzes help retention of new words and their meaning.
Dedicated teachers show how to effectively build vocabulary and in doing so, learn how to become a stronger reader and writer.
Using published articles, students learn strategies to decipher the meaning of vocabulary words through key context clues.
To deepen understanding of a word, students complete related synonym and antonym exercises, and explore its definition and uses.
Students learn smart strategies from expert teachers on how to effectively study and permanently retain vocabulary.
Students evolve into strong, engaged learners with increased comprehension abilities and greater confidence in the classroom.
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Take advantage of our flexible scheduling!
All Spring and Summer Labs are held online through live virtual sessions.
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Our Vocabulary Lab session lasts 90 minutes total, efficiently and expertly guiding students through each stage of hands-on learning.