June 7, 2011

The 90-10 Rule of Vocabulary in Increasing Students’ Capacity for Complex Text

Freddy Hiebert

Elfrieda (Freddy) Hiebert TextProject & University of California, Santa Cruz The English language has an incredibly rich vocabulary, and yet we use only about 2% of it in the bulk of our typical written texts. This core vocabulary accounts for abouRead More »The 90-10 Rule of Vocabulary in Increasing Students’ Capacity for Complex Text