Word of the Day
The Word of the Day is a completely free vocabulary resource that provides schools, teachers, parents and pupils with the content they require to teach and learn new vocabulary and enhance writing and reading outcomes. Use the search function to search for specific words, request a word, or download our weekly teaching packs.
Each week, ten words in total are provided. Five Grasshopper / tier 1 words and five Shinobi / tier 2 or high frequency authorial vocabulary.
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THIS WEEK’S PACK (Week 14)
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WORD OF THE DAY SEARCH TOOL
Use the Word of the Day Search Tool to search for the exact words that you want to teach! It’s simple, just follow the steps below:
Step 1 – Type in the word you are looking for in the search box.
Step 2 – Click the ‘Search the Full Word of the Day Gallery’ button.
If your word appears, just right click to download the image. If not, use the ‘Request a WOD’ form below, we will create it and send it to you.
REQUEST A WORD OF THE DAY
WEEKLY WORD OF THE DAY PACKS
Vocabulary Ninja publishes five Grasshopper words and five Shinobi words. Grasshopper words focus on tier 1 vocabulary, which is vocabulary that pupils might be expected to learn through play and from experiencing the world around them. Each week a new teaching pack is published. You can access the full back catalogue of each academic year below, just click the year and access all of the packs that were released in each academic year.