1 Introduction 2 Make Words Count 3 STAR: Specific teaching of targeted vocabulary 4 STAR Topic. 5 STAR Concepts 6 STAR Literacy 7 STAR Emotions 8 Word Detective: Working out what a word means 9 Fun with Words 10 Working with Small Groups 11 Involving Parents 12 Measuring Progress 13 Implementing Word Aware 14 Appendices
Stephen is a Speech and Language Therapy manager in Hackney and The City. Anna is a specialist Speech and Language Therapist working for Gloucestershire and Worcestershire PCTs. Both therapists have extensive experience of working in a range of educational settings. Together they are the authors of 'Language for Thinking' a best selling resource for developing language skills in schools.