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CCSS/ELL Themes I’m Seeing

CCSS/ELL Themes I’m Seeing | English Language Learners | Scoop.it

During the open-ended roundtable sessions, participants shared their challenges in implementing the CCSS for ELLs in their contexts and also highlighted what strides they were making toward supporting ELLs and their teachers in this endeavor.  Shared here are some of the overarching themes that arose over the course of the discussions, which link back to in future blog posts.


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UDL Accommodations: ELL Student

UDL Accommodations: ELL Student | English Language Learners | Scoop.it

Michelle Meyer presents some excellent UDL strategies that can support the ELL Student. She describes a learner who has limited English proficiency and offers options to support that learner using the 3 UDL Principles with reference to specific UDL Guidelines and Checkpoints.

 

According to The Knowledge Loom, English language learners refer to students who have a first (home, primary or native) language other than English and are in the process of learning English. The article  states there are at least three factors that can affect the amount of time it takes for a student to attain cognitive and academic sufficiency in English:

> Age

> Immersion in English

> Similarity to English


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English Language Learners

Video project about challenges facing English language learners, or students who are learning English as a second language, in elementary schools in the Unit...
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50 Incredibly Useful Links For Learning & Teaching The English Language -

50 Incredibly Useful Links For Learning & Teaching The English Language - | English Language Learners | Scoop.it
Teaching a new language to non-native speakers may be one of the most challenging educational jobs out there, so ELL teachers can use all of the help they can get! Thankfully, many excellent resources for...
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ESL English as a Second Language free materials for teaching and study

ESL English as a Second Language free materials for teaching and study | English Language Learners | Scoop.it
ESL, English as a second language, teaching materials and resources for speaking, study and learning. TESOL teachers, schools, and programs.
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Reading in Upper Elementary, Middle, and High School | Colorín Colorado

Teachers who work with English language learners will find ESL/ESOL/ELL/EFL reading/writing skill-building children's books, stories, activities, ideas, strategies to help PreK-3 and 4-8 students learn to read. Información sobre la adquisición del inglés como segundo idioma. Para que padres, familias y maestros de niños latinos ayuden a sus hijos a leer, escribir y triunfar.
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Organizing and Assessing in the Content Area Class

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How do you help mainstream teachers accurately monitor for student comprehension, organize the content class, and design realisitic assesments? These questions will be addressed in this article, which is the second part of "Meeting the Challenge of Content Instruction."
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ESL: English as a Second Language Resources for Teachers and Students

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At ESL Partyland you can have fun while learning English as a second language.
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ESL Teacher Handouts, Grammar Worksheets and Printables - UsingEnglish.com

Select from 506 free English grammar worksheets, handouts and printables, for English language and English as a Second Language (ESL) teachers and instructors to use in the classroom or other teaching environment.
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5 Key Strategies for ELL Instruction

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Learn more about 5 key strategies that you can use to help English Language Learners, or ELLs, access academic content and the vocabulary.

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Colin Ferguson's curator insight, March 16, 2014 7:25 PM

this article was very helpful in learning the things that help ell studnts strive. it was interesting to me to hear about the Common Core standards in this article since my last scoop it was about that. th research in the article seems spot on with my experences with ell students. 

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ELL Strategies

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This wiki site is a list of ELL strategies.  You will also find sample student work and video examples of the practices.


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Six Key Principles for ELL Instruction | Understanding Language

Six Key Principles for ELL Instruction | Understanding Language | English Language Learners | Scoop.it
Understanding Language is devoted to improving education for English Language Learners in light of the new Common Core State Standards and Next Generation Science Standards.

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50 Essential Resources for ESL Students - OEDB.org

50 Essential Resources for ESL Students - OEDB.org | English Language Learners | Scoop.it
Learning a new language is always daunting, especially when that language is as full of weird rules and contradictions as English. Even native speakers som
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Reading Tip Sheets for Educators | Colorín Colorado

Teachers who work with English language learners will find ESL/ESOL/ELL/EFL reading/writing skill-building children's books, stories, activities, ideas, strategies to help PreK-3 and 4-8 students learn to read. Información sobre la adquisición del inglés como segundo idioma. Para que padres, familias y maestros de niños latinos ayuden a sus hijos a leer, escribir y triunfar.
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ESL: English as a Second Language Resources for Teachers and Students

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At ESL Partyland you can have fun while learning English as a second language.
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ESLvideo.com

ESLvideo.com | English Language Learners | Scoop.it
Free ESL video quizzes for ESL students. Free quiz builder for ESL Teachers.
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