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Great Websites To Develop Students Vocabulary

Technology has made it dead easy to learn a foreign language. I can still remember all the difficulties and hardships I went through when I was learning French and German and now that I see all that technology offers to students to learn a new language I just wish I had them back then it would have been not only way easier but more fun too.




An important part in the process of learning a language is learning its  vocabulary. The richer this latter is the more freedom and possibilities learners have in expressing themselves and communicating messages via the target language. Educational Technology and Mobile Learning has some cool web tools to help you or your students master vocabulary. Check them out



1- Flash Cards



Falsh cards are very important tools in teaching and learning vocabulary. I have already assembled some of the best free Flashcard making tools to use in your classroom. Check it out



2- Word Cloud Generators



Word cloud generators are also very useful in vocabulary teaching and learning. Check out this list I have created to explore some of the best free tools available online.

3- Vocabulary



This website as its name entails is a platform where your students can have free access to a plethora of vocabulary games, activities and exercises.



4- Wordia


Wordia is a free games-based learning platform that blends word-based learning games with interactive video vocabulary. It encourages students to learn through play.



5- WordSift




WordSift was designed to help teachers manage the demands of vocabulary and academic language materials in their text materials.. Users can easily sift through texts and identify important words that appear in the text.



6- Lexipedia



Lexipedia is a great visual dictionary that creates a word web and defines words based on parts of speech.



7- Lingo



Lingo is a web tool that turns any website or digital text file into an interactive dictionary where users can click on a word to view its definition and hear its pronunciation.



8- Tag Galaxy



This is an awesome tool  that allows users to visually explore word relationships. Just type in a term and watch a 3D orbiting galaxy of words and their associations evolve, click on any word to move it to the centre of the galaxy.



9- Visuwords




This is a visual dictionary that lets users look up words to find their meanings and associations with other words and concepts.



10- Thinglink



This is an interactive image tool that provides users with the ability to turn any image into a multimedia launcher.


11- The Visual Dictionary




This is a collection of words in the real world.



12- Free Sticky Wall Tools



These tools allow users to build digital word walls, add images, video and many more. Check out this list of some of the best Sticky Wall Tools.


13- VocabGrabber



VocabGrabber is a cool tool that makes it easy to generate vocabulary lists from digital text.


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  1. How about freerice.com? This site started with vocabulary and has branched into other subjects. Not only do you learn but you help feed the hungry while you learn!

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