There are many purposes of a word wall:
- get students to spell a word correctly
- convey meaning of a word
- increase student vocabulary
The purpose of this word wall is clear in its title:
Words were chosen from all five strands:
Examples are given for certain concepts:
The wall is in a prominent place, easily viewed by students.
If you're interested in seeing another example of a math word wall, check out the posting in the Grade 7 folder for Mike's version of a math word wall for intermediate students.