Two 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 2015 – So Far and The Best Websites For English Language Learner Students In 2015 – So Far.
Here are this week’s choices:
Great reading strategies: ‘Word Maps’ for dealing with important vocabulary is by Adam Simpson. I’m adding it to The Best Sites Where ELL’s Can Learn Vocabulary.
I’m adding this tweet to the same list:
A treasure trove of research on vocabulary acquisition maintained by Paul Meara http://t.co/lz5ofZeqSO #ELTchat #EFL #ESL
— MarisaConstantinides (@Marisa_C) July 17, 2015
Dual Language Learners Reader Post #10: Preparing Educators to Work with DLLs is from Ed Central.
Language Learning Network busuu Raises $6.7M From McGraw-Hill Education is from TechCrunch.
Good article on #LTELs https://t.co/jDrSYaGNPi
— Tony Mora (@TonyMora_MrELL) July 18, 2015
The Difficult Path to Implementing Language Access for ELL Students http://t.co/bwF920ehtc via @newamericaed
— Conor P. Williams (@ConorPWilliams) July 16, 2015
I’m adding this next tweet to The Best Ideas To Help Students Become Better Listeners — Contribute More:
Nice list of listening activities from @kehfinegan #esl #eltchat https://t.co/V2ye08hLOE
— Nathan Hall (@nathanghall) July 15, 2015