Create and edit a Word Bank

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create a word bank

Create grids to support writers using more difficult vocabulary:

  • Click new clicker set and select New Clicker Set.
  • Choose Word Bank.
  • Click add and select Add Multiple Grids, choose whether to sort the words into Topic grids or Alphabetic grids.
  • Type or paste text into the text box to make up your Word Bank and choose whether to filter out most common English words.
  • Click Create Grids to create your Word Bank.
  • Add brackets around words to group them in a cell.
  • Click Go to use the Word Bank.

Edit a Word Bank to provide different levels of support for children when completing their writing:

  • Add or delete vocabulary offered in a grid by typing in the Words text box.
  • Click the Order drop down box to change the order words appear in the grid.
  • Select a cell to change its appearance or add a picture.
  • Click add to create a new grid.
  • Choose from the color palette to change the color of a grid.
  • Click Edit then drag grids in the sidebar to change their order.
  • Click the Columns drop-down box to change the number of columns on a grid.