Using “Word Generation” to Enhance Academic Language and Argumentation Skills across Disciplines

Enhancing Vocabulary Proficiency of Middle School Students through Word Generation


Session Dates

Wednesday August 04, 2021 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM - Webinar
Thursday August 05, 2021 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM - Webinar

This event is by invitation only. You must have a registration key in order to register.

Participants will explore best practices in vocabulary instruction. They will be equipped to utilize the Word Generation materials to support the vocabulary development of all students through instruction in face-to-face, remote, and hybrid settings.


Participants will be able to

  • identify characteristics of effective vocabulary instruction
  • develop an action plan for Word Generation implementation
  • give examples of implementation of Word Generation in face-to-face, remote, and hybrid instructional settings

Target Audience

Building Principal, General Education Teacher, Special Education Teacher, School Psychologist, Speech/Language Therapist, Reading Specialist, ESL Teacher, School Counselor, Academic/Instructional and PBIS Coach, Family/Parent Representative, IU Consultant Support (Academic and Behavioral Expertise), MTSS Coordinator Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate individuals who have special needs as addressed by the Americans with Disabilities Act and who need assistance at this event. Contact: Kelly Kapp, at 717-901-2271, or

Event Info

Event Type:


Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
No credit


Michelle Trostle

Event Contact:


Kelly Kapp

Content Contact:

Jennifer Collins