Flocabulary: The Hip-Hop Approach to SAT-Level Vocabulary Building

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Product Number: 15109
Released: Aug 27, 2008
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ISBN: #9781933662145
Publisher: Portable Press
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Do those long lists of SAT words and their meanings make your eyes glaze over? Why not consider a fun new way to master the 500 words that most commonly appear on the verbal portion of the SAT! By using rhythm and rhyme, Flocabulary ingeniously helps you rap your way to verbal success. Before long you'll find yourself effortlessly hip-hopping through hundreds of words and definitions-and on to higher SAT scores. Realizing that teens readily remember what's set to music, producer Blake Harrison and lyricist Alexander Rappaport team up to make SAT learning flow naturally from cadences and tunes that appeal to today's youth. Featured on MTV and praised by educators, this revolutionary system delivers vocabulary-packed mnemonic devices set to cutting-edge hip-hop that will both delight and engage high schoolers. "This book brilliantly targets high school students preparing for the SAT by coming to the test from their perspective. [It] is an invaluable resource with both entertainment and instructional value ."-Children's Literature "In all my years of teaching, I have never seen students so motivated by a learning tool."-Vice Principal Karel Lancaster, Brooklyn, New York

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