Academic Vocabulary Word Lists
Included in the four subpages of this page, you will find lists of academic vocabulary words that are taught and used in our district's classrooms. Words are arranged by grade level bands, and come from the Word of the Week programs that are maintained in each of our schools.
You can also listen to each of the vocabulary words, using a Chrome Extension called Chrome Speak. Following are directions for using this extension:
1. Open Google Chrome (Chrome must be used to access extensions)
2. CLICK HERE to access Chrome Speak on the Chrome Web Store.
3. Click the "ADD TO CHROME" button in the upper right-hand corner of the screen.
4. Click on one of the subpages that appears on the right-hand side of your screen to access the words you desire.
5. Highlight the word or words that you want to be spoken, and right click with your mouse.
6. In the menu that appears, click on "Read the selected text".