Dynamic Literacy released Foundations, the first of two series in the WordBuild Vocabulary Development System.
Foundations, designed to improve vocabulary skills for students in grades 3-5, can be used as an intervention program in grades 6 and higher. The curriculum teaches students how English words are constructed by focusing on the meanings of prefixes, roots, and suffixes.
The program contains two years of vocabulary instruction. Student activity books present a year of classroom exercises. WordBuild Foundations integrates with district technologies, including interactive whiteboards.
The WordBuild Development System includes two series, Foundations and Elements. Elements is intended for grades 5-9, is available for vocabulary instruction for intervention for grades 10 and up, and contains three years of morphics-based instruction.
Prices start at $9.95 per student, with volume discounts to $5.95 for individual student activity books, plus $99 per teacher for software and instructional materials.
Dynamic Literacy, www.dynamicliteracy.com.