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ELL Considerations for Common CoreAligned Tasks in English Language Arts


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Todd Hansen's comment, July 7, 2013 4:25 PM
Some common core suggestions for English Language arts teachers with ELL students.
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PARCC, Common Core, Close Reading and ELLs

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Close reading of texts with ELLs presents more challenges beyond balancing building background knowledge with working with the actual text. Such challenges for educators of ELLs include choosing appropriate grade level texts, supplying supplementary texts at different reading levels, scaffolding instruction, and creating text depending questions that ELLs can access.


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Deb Gardner's curator insight, February 24, 2013 2:33 AM

Helpful article that briefly compares three approaches/definitions of close reading:

  • Tim Shanahan
  • PARCC
  • Aspen Institute


Also considers the role of background knowledge when ELLs are working with complex texts. Several excellent resources embedded in the post.

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Close Reading @Web English Teacher

Strategies, activities, and lesson plans for teaching the skill of close reading

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Supporting ELLs in Mainstream Common Core Classes

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The common core standards movement in education will not leave ELLs behind. Teacher ... Fifth, teachers must offer various means of assessment to be sure that at least 80% of the class is following along with the instruction.

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Great Websites To Develop Students Vocabulary

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PARCC, Common Core, Close Reading and ELLs

PARCC, Common Core, Close Reading and ELLs | college and career ready | Scoop.it

Close reading of texts with ELLs presents more challenges beyond balancing building background knowledge with working with the actual text. Such challenges for educators of ELLs include choosing appropriate grade level texts, supplying supplementary texts at different reading levels, scaffolding instruction, and creating text depending questions that ELLs can access.


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Deb Gardner's curator insight, February 24, 2013 2:33 AM

Helpful article that briefly compares three approaches/definitions of close reading:

  • Tim Shanahan
  • PARCC
  • Aspen Institute


Also considers the role of background knowledge when ELLs are working with complex texts. Several excellent resources embedded in the post.

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Teaching without Words: A 2011 Ted Talk worth another look - Good for all, not just ELL learners

Teaching without Words: A 2011 Ted Talk worth another look - Good for all, not just ELL learners | college and career ready | Scoop.it

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Arlene Bonsma's curator insight, February 19, 2013 11:12 AM

intertesting TED OrangeCounty talk about using technology (specific computer games) to teach without words.  Improved math scores and understanding

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ELLs and Complex Text in the Common Core: An EdWeek Webinar

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Tomorrow, I'll be moderating an edweek.org webinar that will highlight some instructional strategies and supports to help teachers bridge the gap between acquiring language and truly mastering academic content for their students who are English-language learners.

This, of course, is driven by the widespread adoption and implementation of the Common Core State Standards that will, more than before, demand sophisticated uses of language that will challenge ELLs and their teachers.


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California Works on New English-Language Development Standards

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California education officials are moving ahead to revamp the state's English-language development standards so that they are aligned with the academic demands of the common-core standards in English/language arts.

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