Learning the vocabulary necessary for academic success cannot be left to chance.

Bedrock’s vocabulary curriculum immerses learners in contextualised Tier 2 language, forming a solid foundation for academic success.

Definition and image activity for the word 'glisten'

It takes a rich knowledge of vocabulary to read for pleasure. On average, learners need to know 98% of the words in a text to understand its meaning.

That’s why Bedrock Learning’s fiction and non-fiction texts embed ambitious Tier 2 vocabulary within the words learners use in their everyday speech - so every child has the opportunity to fall in love with reading, no matter their prior ability.

Success message from Around the Zoo on Bedrock Vocabulary

Understanding complex vocabulary takes so much more than a dictionary. Bedrock’s vocabulary curriculum introduces new vocabulary through research-based activities, designed to encourage a mastery of new vocabulary. Learners go beyond a dictionary definition - they understand how to use new terminology in their own writing.

Bespoke prose from Bedrock topic Journey to the Pole

Equip learners of all abilities with the skills they need to access their education.

Definition and image activity for the word 'glisten'