Week of September 11th – Upper School focus on Dictionaries and Lexicography

This week, we introduced our Upper School students to Merriam Webster online website:

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We then explored how words come to be words in the English language by watching this Ted-Ed video:

And then watched a piece from CBS this morning about how Merriam Webster stays relevant in National Conversations (hint: the definitions of words matter!):

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