Three 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.
Here are this week’s choices:
Great Listening Energizers: Part 1 is by Adam Simpson. I’m adding it to The Best Listening Sites For English Language Learners.
The 10 Best Places to Find ELT Listening Materials is from Adam Simpson. I’m adding it to the same list.
ELA/Literacy Tools on AchievetheCore.org: Resources That Can Support ELLs in the Classroom is from Colorin Colorado. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About Common Core Standards & English Language Learners.
Nine research facts about L2 phonology teaching and learning that every teacher should know is from The Language Gym.
Using Sheltered Instruction to Support English Learners is from The Center For Applied Linguistics.
L2 Vocabulary Research and Instructional Practices: Where Are the Gaps? is a very useful article from TESL-EJ. I’m adding it to The Best Sites Where ELL’s Can Learn Vocabulary.
NIEER Releases Data on State Policies to Support DLLs is from English Central.
States Struggle to Identify, Support ELLs with Learning Disabilities is from Ed Week. I’m adding it to The Best Resources On Assisting ELLs With Special Needs – Help Me Find More.