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12 Powerful Words for Academic Success

12 Powerful Words for Academic Success

12 Powerful Words

selected by Larry I. Bell

These words can be taught and used in the home, school, and community to empower students with knowledge and confidence.
Word Student friendly phrases
1. Trace List in steps
2. Analyze Break apart
3. Infer Read between the lines
4. Evaluate Judge
5. Formulate Create
6. Describe Tell all about
7. Support Back up with details
8. Explain Tell how
9. Summarize Give me the short version
10. Compare All the ways they are alike
11. Contrast All the ways they are different
12. Predict What will happen next