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Vocabulary Lab

Unlocking knowledge.

STRONGER WRITING
STRONGER WRITING
HANDS-ON LEARNING
HANDS-ON LEARNING
EXPERT TEACHERS
EXPERT TEACHERS
HEADSTART FOR FUTURE ADMISSIONS
HEADSTART FOR FUTURE ADMISSIONS
UP TO +500 NEW WORDS
UP TO +500 NEW WORDS

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Vocabulary Lab

Vocabulary Lab

Vocabulary Lab

Unlocking Knowledge

Vocabulary Lab

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.

TOOLS FOR STUDENT SUCCESS

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.

Quizzes and Practice

Students practice using words in original sentences to fully understand definition, connotations and more. Weekly quizzes help retention of new words and their meaning.

Expert Instruction

Dedicated teachers show how to effectively build vocabulary and in doing so, learn how to become a stronger reader and writer.

Words in Context

Using published articles, students learn strategies to decipher the meaning of vocabulary words through key context clues.

Synonym and Antonym Exercises

To deepen understanding of a word, students complete related synonym and antonym exercises, and explore its definition and uses.

Study Skills and Strategies

Students learn smart strategies from expert teachers on how to effectively study and permanently retain vocabulary.

Classroom Confidence

Students evolve into strong, engaged learners with increased comprehension abilities and greater confidence in the classroom.

Schedule

By appointment only.
Take advantage of our flexible scheduling!

  • MATH LAB
  • Tuesday – Friday
    3:30pm – 8:30pm

     

    Saturday
    9:00am – 5:30pm

     

    By appointment only

A Day of Vocabulary Lab

Our Vocabulary Lab session lasts 90 minutes total, efficiently and expertly guiding students through each stage of hands-on learning.

APPLICATION

APPLICATION

Independent Work

 

Student reads news articles with 10-14 new vocabulary words. Students then studies the new words and uses them in example sentences.

 

30 min

LEARNING

LEARNING

1-on-1 Review

 

Student and teacher review article, vocabulary list, and strategies for analyzing parts of speech, context clues and more, to determine meaning.

 

15 min

APPLICATION

APPLICATION

Weekly Exercises and Quizzes

 

Student takes a vocabulary quiz on the previous week’s list. The student then completes various exercises to increase understanding of new words

 

30 min

FEEDBACK

FEEDBACK

1-on-1 Recap

 

Teacher grades and reviews quiz and exercises. Teacher reviews strategies and answers any additional questions.

 

15 min

Hands-on learning. Higher scores.
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Your child’s journey to confidence awaits.
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