Johns Hopkins University Secondary Support Initiative (JHUSSI)  

Frayer Model

 

 

Purpose of Strategy

 

Prompt students through the use of visual representation of concepts.

 

Rationale of Lesson

 

Provide students a medium to think about the meaning of a word in a larger context. Definitions alone are not always effective in helping students remember new vocabulary words.

 

Acknowledgement of References and Web Resources

 

 

Materials

  • Medium to present slide (e.g., print for overhead, computer and projector, or print as a poster)
  • Resources to locate definitions: class dictionaries, internet, text book glossary

References and Web Resources

 

Frayer Model References and Web Resources