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:
6 Storytelling Apps That Get English Language Learners Talking is from MindShift.
For English, Press One: Bush vs. Trump on Language and Politics is from NBC News, and contains good data on household languages.
Great reading strategies: ‘Question the writer’ for developing comprehension is by Adam Simpson.
Language acquisition: From sounds to the meaning is from Science Daily.
Vietnamese Dual-Language-Immersion School Opens in California is from Ed Week.
Reading emotions in a second language is from Science Daily.
— Roseli Serra (@SerraRoseli) September 3, 2015
— Jason R. Levine (@FluencyMC) August 27, 2015
The most common studies foreign language in the world is… pic.twitter.com/t5EJrKPcxH
— PhilipAllanEvts FL (@PAE_FL) August 22, 2015
— Larry Ferlazzo (@Larryferlazzo) September 4, 2015
Census back to school facts: 12 million school age children speak language other than English at home. http://t.co/1ZcEJqa2LD
— Motoko Rich (@motokorich) September 2, 2015
— CaMLA Global (@CaMLA_Global) August 27, 2015
— NEA (@NEAToday) August 27, 2015