From the creator of the Vocabulary Ninja website and app comes an essential toolkit of strategies and photocopiable activities to supercharge primary pupils and transform them into vocabulary ninjas! With a focus on English, the implications for reading and writing in this practical guide can be applied to any topic or National Curriculum area. If you're searching for an exciting and captivating approach to bring rich vocabulary into the primary classroom and see a significant impact on pupil confidence, oracy and academic outcomes, look no further than Vocabulary Ninja.
Andrew Jennings has been teaching in schools for seven years and is now an assistant headteacher. He has always been engaged in the design aspect of resources and systems and has developed high-impact arithmetic and reading systems for primary schools. Andrew launched Vocabulary Ninja in April 2017 to improve the levels of understanding and confidence of pupils as well as Key Stage 2 outcomes, and since then has gained thousands of fans. Follow Andrew on Twitter at: @VocabularyNinja.
This book is CPD, it's a resource bank, it's refreshing and it's
fantastic. * Getting It Right in Education Blog *
A wide vocabulary can have such an impact, both in writing and the spoken word, and this exceptional book is packed with innovative ideas to promote a wide vocabulary across the curriculum. * Parents in Touch *
This is an honestly written book by somebody with a genuine love of vocabulary and a real desire to make a difference to children's learning. It's full of useful ideas that can be easily implemented into the classroom. * K and O: Bonkers About Books *