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.
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Here are this week’s choices:.
Music class helps Sacramento refugee students learn English is from The Sacramento Bee.
Using a Murder Mystery to Teach Grammar is about an ESL class, and is from The Atlantic.
Creative strategies for encouraging English learners to talk about and apply their learning is from Education Northwest
Arkansas a refuge from rising seas in Marshall Islands is a fascinating article from the Associated Press.
I’ve previously posted often about how to apply Jimmy Fallon’s games to language-learning. “Box of Lies” is one I’ve shared that could easily be adapted to the classroom. This week, Fallon played it with Adele:
I’m adding this tweet to The Best Resources To Help School Counselors Assist ELLs:
— TESOL Intl Assn (@TESOL_Assn) November 25, 2015
— Diane Staehr Fenner (@DStaehrFenner) November 11, 2015