Academic Vocabulary for Fifth- to Seventh-Grade English Language Learners in Texas


This booklet is a resource for classroom teachers in Texas who work with the English language learner population. Words included were selected from the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills to identify vocabulary that will help students learn content and skills represented on statewide assessments. Comprehensive word lists and grade-level word lists are included for English language arts and reading and mathematics.


The Meadows Center for Preventing Educational Risk. (2010). Academic vocabulary for fifth- to seventh-grade English language learners in Texas. Austin, TX: Author.