Merriam-Webster's Intermediate Dictionary
A more advanced dictionary than the elementary dictionary, this is suitable for students who are not quite ready for a high-school level dictionary. Although the font is the same size as you would find in a high school or adult dictionary, there are still over 1,000 small black and white illustrations and tables throughout the pages. This dictionary includes nearly 70,000 entries with authoritative definitions, spellings, and pronunciations to help students write and speak effectively. Appropriate for middle-grade students. 1008 pgs, hc.
Recently updated, for students grades 6-8, ages 11-14. Features 70,000 entries. Includes 200 newly added words and meanings across a variety of fields including technology, social media, science and popular culture. More than 22,000 usage examples and 1,000 carefully drawn illustrations clarify and expand understanding. A great study aid for students building vocabulary and engaging with more complex text. © 2016