How to improve your child’s vocabulary with Sofia Fenichell
An expansive vocabulary not only gets you far in education, but in everyday life too. This week we are joined by Sofia Fenichell, a true wordsmith who has set up a whole business around learning a wider vocabulary. On the show, she shares vocabulary-learning hacks and how parents can best support their children through the learning process.
As a former technology analyst, Sofia has joined the edtech entrepreneurial world. She is the founder and CEO of Mrs Wordsmith, a UK startup transforming how children learn new words. She lives in London with her husband and two children.
What we discuss on the show:
The story of Mrs Wordsmith
How to expand your vocabulary
How parents can help with their children’s vocabulary
The concept of word consciousness
The relationship between reading and vocabulary
Which words a student needs to know
The benefit of reading newspapers and other publications
How school and parents can work together to expand teenagers’ vocabularies
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