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Five years ago I began this regular feature where I share a few posts and resources from around the Web related to ESL/EFL or to language in general that have caught my attention.

You might also be interested in THE BEST RESOURCES, ARTICLES & BLOG POSTS FOR TEACHERS OF ELLS IN 2019 โ€“ PART ONE.

Also, check out A Collection Of My Best Resources On Teaching English Language Learners.

In addition, look for our new book on teaching ELLs, which was published in the Spring of 2018.

Here are this week’s choices:

Greta Thunberg and George Monbiot on the climate crisis is a lesson from the British Council for ELLs. I’m adding it to THE BEST RESOURCES ON TEENS DEMANDING AN EFFECTIVE RESPONSE TO CLIMATE CHANGE.

Apps that connect teachers and parents can help overcome language barriers is from Education Dive. I’m adding it to A Beginning List Of The Best Resources On Using Technology To Help Engage Parents.

My First Year As An ESL Teacher…It Wasn’t All Roses is by Valentina Gonzalez.

Ten questions to ask yourself when setting up an activity is from English Teaching Professional.

EduGains offers good ELL teaching tips for math and literacy. I’m adding it to THE BEST COLLECTIONS OF INSTRUCTIONAL STRATEGIES FOR ELLS โ€“ HELP ME FIND MORE! and to The Best Resources For Teaching Common Core Math To English Language Learners.

I’m adding this new video to The Best Resources For Helping Beginner ELLs Learn About Home:

 

I’m adding this next tweet to GOOGLE SLIDES GETS AUTOMATED CAPTIONS โ€“ HUGE HELP TO ONLINE TEACHERS OF ENGLISH; COULD MAYBE HELP IN REGULAR CLASSROOM and to The Best Sites For Learning About Google Translate & Other Forms Of Machine Translation:

This could be helpful:

Here’s a great video to show ELLs and have them talk and write about what they see: