Visualizing Vocabulary - Improving Word Association and Retrieval Skills

by Lynne Price

The purpose of vocabulary is to create a picture in the brain. This picture establishes word meaning based on association with other concepts. This session will provide ways to creating accurate and complex pictures, increases word retrieval speed and broadens word knowledge through expanded word association. RID CEUs.

Course Curriculum

    1. Visualizing Vocabulary - 1 hour 12 minutes

    2. Quiz - Visualizing Vocabulary

    3. COURSE EVALUATION - Visualizing Vocabulary

    4. ASHA Verification Form for Visualizing Vocabulary

    5. LSLS CEU Letter - Visualizing Vocabulary

    6. ISBE Professional Development Hours

    7. More Options for Success

3 Learner Outcomes

  • Identify steps for learning and retaining new words
  • Support oral language through vocabulary
  • Expand word association skills to support knowledge and usage.

Meet Your Instructor

Lynne Price

Lynne H Price is a National Board-certified teacher with 37 years of teaching experience. She is certified in the areas of Hearing Impaired, K – 12 Regular Education, and Reading. She has worked in both residential and public-school settings - preschool through high school, and in all settings - separate through itinerant. She is fluent in sign language and cued speech and is trained in listening and spoken language skills (LSLS). In addition to teaching, Ms. Price has served as an administrator for hearing impaired services in the 16th largest public school system in the nation, mentored staff, and developed programming and curriculum. She is the author of Steps to Success - A Scope and Sequence of Skills for Students who are Deaf/Hard of Hearing: Perception, Processing, Self-Knowledge, and Advocacy Development and COACH.