Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…

…For Teaching ELL, ESL, & EFL

May 3, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo

Endangered Species Day Is Later This Month – Here Are Related Resources


May 22nd has been named The International Day for Biological Diversity by the United Nations. Started in 2006 by the U.S. Congress, Endangered Species Day is the third Friday of May.

I’ve just revised and updated The Best Resources For World Biodiversity Day (& Endangered Species Day).

May 2, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo

Cinco de Mayo Is Later This Week – Here Are Related Resources


Cinco de Mayo, May 5th, commemorates the defeat of the French by the Mexican Army in 1862. It’s a holiday in some parts of Mexico, and is celebrated by Mexican immigrants and Mexican-Americans in the United States.

I’ve just updated and revised The Best Sites For Teaching & Learning About Cinco de Mayo.

April 26, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo

Colts’ Quarterback Andrew Luck Begins Book Club For Kids & Adults


It’s not unusual for me students to tell me that they don’t have to worry about reading and writing well because they are planning on being a professional basketball player, skateboarder, etc, which is why I’ve published The Best Videos & Articles Where Athletes Explain How Reading & Writing Well Has Helped Their Career – Help Me Find More.

Thanks to Donalyn Miller, I’ve learned about a related story – Indianapolis Colts’ quarterback Andrew Luck has just begun a book club for kids and adults (the image of him at the top of this post is from his Stanford career).

You can learn all about it at The Andrew Luck Book Club and/or watch this video:

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