Larry I. Bell, a nationally-recognized educational consultant and author, has identified 12 words that are commonly used on standardized tests and that cause students difficulty when they encounter them. These words can confuse students and result in wrong answers when the student may have known the information. Mr. Bell claims that by incorporating these words in your students' daily life it will boost their academic achievement.
Short videos of students singing or rapping the 12 Powerful Words may be found at the following links:
High School Students