A word wall helps build the mathematical vocabulary and Language Skills that are necessary for problem solving. Doing activities with the wall, such as gesturing, encourages participation, helping students remember the words even better.
Watch how this third grade teacher created a math word wall to promote mathematical vocabulary understanding. By introducing five new math words a week, students expand their vocabulary and Language Skills.
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By using Padlet, students and teachers can co-create word walls, helping to move words from Short- to Long-term Memory. Watch this video to see how collaborative digital word walls can support learning.