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Accelerates Academic Language Development

Welcome to the Oxford Picture Dictionary: Content Areas for Kids Web site, providing you with extra teaching ideas, resources, and support.

Authors and Advisors

The Oxford Picture Dictionary: Content Areas for Kids program was written and reviewed by leading experts in language development and content area instruction.

The Oxford Picture Dictionary: Content Areas for Kids, Second Edition, English/Spanish Edition

The complete second edition Dictionary with Spanish translations of all terms and topic titles.

Workbook

With content vocabulary, academic language, and writing practice for each topic, the enhanced Workbook provides learners with the language skills they need for academic success.

iPack Online

Contains Dictionary pages for both teacher classroom presentations and student independent practice, as well as audio, games, and karaoke-style chants.

Correlations and Standards

The Oxford Picture Dictionary: Content Areas for Kids program is correlated to state and national standards.

Curriculum Mapping Documents

The Oxford Picture Dictionary: Content Areas for Kids program supports your Core Reading Program. View correlations between several Core Reading Programs and all the program components of Oxford Picture Dictionary: Content Areas for Kids.

Audio Program

Audio CDs contain clear pronunciation of all Dictionary terms, exercise banner presentations, and content readings.

Teaching with the Oxford Picture Dictionary: Content Areas for Kids Program

There are many resources available to help you successfully implement the entire program.

Teacher’s Edition

Full-color Dictionary pages and thorough teaching notes (including differentiation, grammar, academic language notes, and content support) for each topic provide a comprehensive instructional resource.

Assessment CD-ROM

Provides simple, customizable tests for every topic.

Content Area Readers

The collection of readers provides additional reading practice in social studies, science, and math topics.

Table of Contents and Sample Topics

The Oxford Picture Dictionary: Content Areas for Kids program provides academic language instruction with 70 topics grouped into 9 thematic units. Units focus on the language of home, school, social studies, science, health, and math. The topics are explicitly aligned to national and state standards.

Reproducible Collection

Consists of two books of social studies, science, and math resources. Has scaffolded reading and writing practice and over 800 word and picture cards for 70 topics.