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Storyteller’s Word a Day (US)

+ 3 months of Word Tag ® Video Game
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Storyteller’s Word a Day (US)

+ 3 months of Word Tag ® Video Game
Ages 8-12
Regular price $35.00
Sale price $35.00 Regular price $42.00
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Develops word understanding and awareness, with synonyms, word pairs, story starters, and more
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Research-backed and curriculum-aligned
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Use alongside our Word Tag video game to reinforce vocabulary
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Product Description

Flip a page every day until you magically transform into an international best-selling author.* Join our out-of-control characters as they rampage through 180 hilariously illustrated words that will liven up your writing. These are the words you need to describe characters, places, weather, action, emotions, tastes, and smells. The flipbook comes with a stand and is guaranteed to brighten up your home and get the whole family laughing.

*Mrs Wordsmith accepts no responsibility for debut books that are rejected by publishers.

For ages 8-12

Word Tag® Combines Game-Based Learning and Fun Into One Outrageously Effective App 

Rated 4.8 stars on the app store, Get the app that’s 100% fun, 100% learning, 100% GAME! Watch as your kids play their way to improved vocabulary test scores Word Tag is an engaging educational app designed to improve children's vocabulary through exciting mini-games, enhancing their reading and comprehension skills. The game, endorsed by literacy experts and grounded in scientific research, utilises spaced repetition to effectively teach new words, with each game reinforcing the learning process. Players can learn up to 1,000 words annually with just 20 minutes of daily play, reflected in personal progress reports showcasing their learning journey from synonyms to contextual word usage. The app combines fun gameplay with educational content, tailored to support various needs, including creative writing, literature, exam preparation, and STEAM vocabulary. 

Note: 3 months of Word Tag Video Game is a non-cumulative promotion limited to one per customer.

Product Specific
Spiral-bound hardcover 368 pages
Age range 8-12
Year of publication 2019
Product dimensions 22 x 25.4cm
ISBN 978-1-9996107-5-3
Instructions
  • Step 1 Synonyms - Which other words have a similar meaning?
  • Step 2 Word data - How much of the fiction in our database uses the word?
  • Step 3 Story Starters - Get creative and think of a story for every word
  • Step 4 Etymology - Where does the word come from?
  • Step 5 Word pairs - What words usually go together?
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EXHILARATING vocabulary rollercoaster!

This! Book! Is! My! Favourite! Look out for the bit where I turn into a giant Bearzilla and cause HAVOC all over town! Oooh or the bit where I go to work in a DREARY teddy bear factory. Oh wait no, no, definitely skip straight to the bit where I become INSATIABLE and eat 1007 sardines.

ANY PARENT GAMERS IN THE HOUSE?

You've all had the experience of wanting to unlock that next level, find the hidden Easter egg, snag the coolest, rarest gear. These same incentives lead to the invisible learning of vocabulary. The stars kids gather to reach higher levels, and the coins they use to buy cool swag, are only available once they've completed the word games!

We know that one exposure is simply not enough to really learn a word. That's why we've designed our books and games to be used together, unlocking a fun, rich way to boost vocabulary. Learn more.

How does it work?

Storyteller’s Word a Day is kids’ daily dose of rich, descriptive vocabulary for all aspects of storytelling, from describing characters’ appearance, actions, and emotions to creating vivid, memorable story worlds.

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What's inside?

Storyteller's Word a Day helps kids foster all-important word awareness. Each page features ways to use each word, including synonyms, word pairs, and examples of the word used in classic children’s books.

What other parents think:
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Highly recommend!! I bought this last year and I use it as the basis of my vocabulary lessons. I find it very beneficial, the kids enjoy the images and I get reports from parents of the students using the words in conversation at home!
Rebecca
May 2021
I just bought book one and two last week (one for my grade 4 class Victoria, Australia and 1 for my own mr6 and miss4). SOOOO good, miss4 is so engaged in using the words. The comments saying that they’re too hard for little kids; if you can explain the meaning and they understand, they’re ready to be exposed to the word. Tonight we talked about ‘colossal’ and ‘scorched’.
Nyree
June 2021
We have one for each of my older children. They love expanding their vocabulary and creating their own sentences using the word of the day. 100% recommend them.
Nikki
July 2021
I can highly recommend this book. Well worth the money. I have a Primary Two class, and their vocabulary has improved so much as a direct result of using this book.
Neil
July 2021