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Vocabulary Stretch
Helps students with word recognition and meanings.

Vocabulary Stretch

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Enriches vocabulary through a variety of activities combined with built-in supports. The program provides context clues, hints, and tips as students' work.

After an assessment, grade-appropriate lists, including abstract vocabulary used in academic texts.

Students are able to track their progress and print results. Students' scores are kept in a record management system that allows teachers to view and print reports.

The questions, answers and explanations of the program can be spoken aloud by using the Merit Text Talker.

Designed for students in grades 4 through 9 (age 9 and up), the software can also be used by ESL and adult students interested in improving their vocabulary skills.

“Wonderful for improving students' vocabulary skills.”
- Harlan Community High School, Harlan, IA

Curriculum

Set 1: Vocabulary Stretch, Skill levels 4 - 6
Set 2: Vocabulary Stretch, Skill levels 7 - 9

  • Each set contains 96 vocabulary words and 720 questions.
  • Contextual help and feedback will engage students of all ages.
  • Students choose from a menu of reward animations and sounds.
  • All student work is stored in the Teacher Program Manager.
  • Content can be spoken aloud by using the Merit Text Talker.

Students will:

  • Learn root words
  • Gain effective word recognition skills
  • Recognize word origins

Among the words covered:

Set 1: Daily, Salary, Remain, Sole, Common, Vast,
Brilliant, Predict, Accept, Immense, and Flexible

Set 2: Momento, Bedlam, Callous, Sabotage, Exhort,
Adroit, Gusto, Ensue, Slovenly, and Taciturn

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ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

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Step-by-Step Guide
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This program includes:

Teacher Program Manager
How to track your students' progress with Merit.

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Track students' progress with Merit's Teacher Program Manager, included with this program at no extra charge.

All versions of this Merit Software Windows 2000/2003/XP program require 8 MB RAM and 32 MB hard disk space. This program requires a minimum screen resolution of 800 by 600 pixels. Windows Vista and Windows 7 users may run this program in Windows XP mode.

FREE EVALUATION VERSION:

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Vocabulary Stretch, Set 1 - $79.00
Vocabulary Stretch, Set 2 - $79.00

 
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SCHOOL, GOVERNMENT and INSTITUTIONAL PRICING INFORMATION:

Pricing for each set:
PROGRAM VERSIONS PRICE VERSION DETAILS
Home Version $79.00 Use on one computer. Record keeping for 2 students
1 Station: Stand-alone $199.00 Use on one computer. Record keeping for 42 students
5 Pack: 1 Station: Stand-alone $699.00 Use a 1 Station: Stand-alone version on up to 5 separate computers (non-networkable)
5 Stations: Networkable $1,249.00 Use on a network with 5 concurrent users. Record keeping for 1,000 students
10 Stations: Networkable $2,125.00 Use on a network with 10 concurrent users. Record keeping for 1,000 students
Site License Contact Us Use on a network with more than 10 concurrent users. Record keeping for 1,000 students

Pricing for Sets 1 & 2:
PROGRAM VERSIONS PRICE VERSION DETAILS
Home Version n/a Use on one computer. Record keeping for 2 students
1 Station: Stand-alone $299.00 Use on one computer. Record keeping for 42 students
5 Pack: 1 Station: Stand-alone $1,049.00 Use a 1 Station: Stand-alone version on up to 5 separate computers (non-networkable)
5 Stations: Networkable $1,875.00 Use on a network with 5 concurrent users. Record keeping for 1,000 students
10 Stations: Networkable $3,189.00 Use on a network with 10 concurrent users. Record keeping for 1,000 students
Site License Contact Us Use on a network with more than 10 concurrent users. Record keeping for 1,000 students

All versions of Merit programs come with the Teacher Program Manager which allows for student record keeping.