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100 ESL Logic Activities | ESL Logic

100 ESL Logic Activities | ESL Logic | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it
This is my largest collection of #eslteaching activities - http://t.co/ANhTS9hSVE
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6 Not So Common Tips for Building Better Vocabularies in Your ESL Students

6 Not So Common Tips for Building Better Vocabularies in Your ESL Students | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it
If you are looking for a fun way to slip new words into your students' vocabularies but are tired of the same old same old, why not try one or all of these not so typical strategies fo
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12 Ways to Support ESL Students in the Mainstream Classroom

12 Ways to Support ESL Students in the Mainstream Classroom | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it
Advice from three ESL teachers on the things regular classroom teachers can do to help English language learners thrive in mainstream classrooms. [...]
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How to Create a “Culture of Reading” | AASL 2013

How to Create a “Culture of Reading” | AASL 2013 | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it
How do you get tweens and teens to be interested (and stay interested) in reading?

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Mary Reilley Clark's curator insight, November 25, 2013 2:40 PM

I buy picture books whenever I have extra money. They're propped up on the windows behind my desk, and kids love to grab them and read on the floor.  Whatever works!

Pippa Davies @PippaDavies 's curator insight, November 25, 2013 4:36 PM

Awesome thoughts on creating reading events in your learning commons.

Elena Orlova's curator insight, December 9, 2013 4:26 AM

Как создать культуру чтения?

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The 5 Rules of Storytelling Every Teacher Should Know about ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The 5 Rules of Storytelling Every Teacher Should Know about ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it

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Jenny Ebermann's curator insight, November 13, 2013 5:16 AM

Not only for teachers!

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25 amazing street art and mural works about books, libraries and reading

25 amazing street art and mural works about books, libraries and reading | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it
There are many ways to express that books are an essential part of our life. Using books as building materials is not necessarily the good way. Street art

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Kathy Moser's curator insight, November 22, 2013 11:01 AM

Really cool and clever and creative!

BJ's curator insight, December 6, 2013 12:30 PM
Creative!
Sharlene Lien's curator insight, July 23, 2015 7:12 PM

Just because...to cool not to scoop!

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Ideas for English Language Learners | Labeling Photos, Sequencing

Ideas for English Language Learners | Labeling Photos, Sequencing | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it
Ideas for English Language Learners | Labeling Photos, Sequencing Passages and More is my new post over at The New York Times. It has ideas useful both to teachers of ELLs and non-ELLs. You can see all of my NY ...
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Study: Starting Older Immigrant ELLs in Lower Grades Helps Math Achievement - Education Week News (blog)

Study: Starting Older Immigrant ELLs in Lower Grades Helps Math Achievement - Education Week News (blog) | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it
Study: Starting Older Immigrant ELLs in Lower Grades Helps Math Achievement
Education Week News (blog)
Principals often have little time to decide what grade in which to place older immigrant English-language learners entering U.S.
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Ideas for English Language Learners | Labeling Photos, Sequencing

Ideas for English Language Learners | Labeling Photos, Sequencing | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it
This installment of our monthly series includes a picture-labeling activity; a sequencing exercise; a video-making challenge; and a rambunctious game called "Messenger and Scribe."
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English Language Learner Instruction in Middle and High School | Colorín Colorado

English Language Learner Instruction in Middle and High School | Colorín Colorado | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it
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.

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BilingualStudyGuides's curator insight, June 2, 2013 11:35 PM

ESL research-based resources

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The Best Websites For English Language Learner Students In 2013 – So Far | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…

The Best Websites For English Language Learner Students In 2013 – So Far | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day… | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it

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Rewordify.com: Understand what you read - Great tool for ELL, ESL, and all!

Rewordify.com: Understand what you read - Great tool for ELL, ESL, and all! | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it
Rewordify.com helps you understand more of what you read, faster. It translates hard English into easier English.

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This looks promising. I need to give it a try before I can further evaluate it.

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Merridy Cox Bradley's curator insight, September 12, 2014 1:48 PM

Here is something neat to try out!

 

Brenda Contreras's comment, October 12, 2016 9:54 PM
Great tool for my ELL students especially for vocabulary and comprehension.
Brenda Contreras's curator insight, October 20, 2016 8:34 PM
Great tool for my ELL students especially for vocabulary and comprehension.
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7 Tips To Use Google Forms In eLearning - eLearning Industry

7 Tips To Use Google Forms In eLearning - eLearning Industry | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it
How To Use Google Forms In eLearning. Check 7 Tips To Use Google Forms In eLearning.

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Training in Business's curator insight, December 11, 2014 9:02 AM

7 Tips to use Google Forms in E-Learning

Ade Baruwa's curator insight, December 11, 2014 1:48 PM

Interesting communicating and collaborative tool.

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Do's & Don'ts For Teaching English-Language Learners

Do's & Don'ts For Teaching English-Language Learners | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it
In an excerpt from his book with fellow teacher Katie Hull Sypnieski, blogger Larry Ferlazzo looks at a few basic ways to reach students who are learning English as well as the subject at hand.
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Projects to Engage Middle School Readers

Projects to Engage Middle School Readers | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it
It's my fault. I'll admit it. During my eight years in the classroom, I ruined at least two amazing literary works by assigning horrifically dull reading projects. My only hope is that those middle s

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Ideas and links for projects that can demonstrate student understanding of stories.

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Mary Reilley Clark's curator insight, January 22, 2014 12:09 PM

Great and fairly easy to implement ideas!

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Learn languages: Learn a foreign language

Learn languages: Learn a foreign language | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it
Learn a foreign language. Vocabulary. Learn Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish. Free online foreign language lessons. Learn languages
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Beginners can start here for some self-practice time.
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197 Educational YouTube Channels You Should Know About - InformED

197 Educational YouTube Channels You Should Know About - InformED | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it
RT @marshallgjones: 197 Educational YouTube channels you should know about http://t.co/ypLKlosS4T #edtech #aect #OER #irockrh

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Veronique's curator insight, November 20, 2013 12:43 AM

#EME2040

Ness Crouch's curator insight, December 23, 2013 3:17 AM

I need to check out these Channels. I'm gathering useful channels on our school Youtube Page.

Alberto Cardoso's curator insight, February 24, 2014 6:30 PM

Educational YouTube Channels

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Teach With Movies - Lesson Plans in History, English, Science for High School, Middle School, Elementary, Home School

Teach With Movies - Lesson Plans in History, English, Science for High School, Middle School, Elementary, Home School | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it
Movie Lesson Plans Based on Films that will Inspire and Motivate Students; 350+ Movie Lesson Plans for High School, Middle School, Elementary and Home School

Via Ana Cristina Pratas, Gust MEES
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Deborah Fillman's curator insight, November 6, 2013 4:06 PM

Bookmark this!

Margarita Santana's curator insight, November 10, 2013 5:40 PM

Movies, great resources!

Gwen Little's curator insight, August 16, 2014 9:02 PM

Excellent site to help you find relevant movies to enhance your curriculum. We try to end our Friday's with a movie that relates to something we have been studying or reading. This site is great!

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Using memes to teach ESL to Japanese students | Digital Trends

Using memes to teach ESL to Japanese students | Digital Trends | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it
Trying to teach English? Why not let Grumpy Cat help.
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Stanford experts launch new curriculum for teaching English

Stanford experts launch new curriculum for teaching English | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it
A Stanford-led education initiative is sharing a new approach to teaching English-language learners that helps them meet new standards in English language arts.
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Test Yourself | E.L.L. Practice, Oct. 21, 2013 - NYTimes.com

Test Yourself | E.L.L. Practice, Oct. 21, 2013 - NYTimes.com | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it
Practice using pronouns with help from a speech by J. K. Rowling about the power of failure.
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English Language Learner (ELL) Resources - UEN

English Language Learner (ELL) Resources - UEN | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it
Resources for educators that teach English Language Learners.

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Who is an 'English-language learner'?

Who is an 'English-language learner'? | ESL Teachers | Scoop.it
If a U.S. student learning English were to drive across the country, he would find that in some states he would be classified an

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Charles Tiayon's curator insight, October 23, 2013 9:00 AM

If a U.S. student learning English were to drive across the country, he would find that in some states he would be classified an "English-language learner," eligible to receive extra support. In other states, the same student would not qualify for the special designation—or the additional help.

In California, for example, English-language learners spend part of the day focused on learning English. The rest of the day, teachers help them learn the same material as native English speakers, with some modifications. For example, they might be divided into smaller groups with other limited English speakers, or receive a preview or review of the lesson in their native tongue.

The label matters, because under the federal Civil Rights Act, schools are required to provide English-language learners with additional services to ensure they master English as well as the material other students are learning.