The Vocabulary LINCing Routine

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Author(s): Edwin S. Ellis

Publication Info: Edge Enterprises, 2001

The Vocabulary LINCing Routine is designed to facilitate student use of two powerful tools, an auditory memory device and a visual memory device that will help them learn and remember the meaning of complex terms. Research results showed that students, including those with LD, improved their performance by an average of 19 percentage points on vocabulary tests.


Coaching the LINCing Routine Case Study (.pdf)
Example Goals for the LINCing Routine (.pdf)
Vocabulary LINCing Routine Research (.pdf)

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