These are a set of special procedures that emerge from a program created by Dr. Geraldine Schwartz to enhance precise learning of word meaning. They include:
- Word Harvest – collection and study of unfamiliar vocabulary embedded in the content materials
- Word Book/Bank – a technique for collecting and learning to use new vocabulary
- Dot Technique – a method to identify words where knowing the word meaning illuminates the meaning of the content being studied.
- Colour Coding for Spelling – a method created by Dr. Geraldine Schwartz to use a focused visual processing procedure to learn correct spelling