Five 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 2018 – So Far and The Best Resources, Articles & Blog Posts For Teachers Of ELLs In 2017 – Part Two. Also, check out A Collection Of My Best Resources On Teaching English Language Learners.
In addition, look for our new book on teaching ELLs, which was published in the Spring of 2018.
Here are this week’s choices:
One Sentence Games is an excellent post by Svetlana Kandybovich.
Trump’s proposed regulations limiting benefits for immigrants could hurt many US-born children is from Ed Source.
In these bilingual classrooms, diversity is no longer lost in translation is from The Christian Science Monitor.
3 Young Refugees Have a Powerful Support System: Each Other is from The NY Times.
Here are some of my favorite resources for teachers of English learners
Included on the link are EL Twitter handles and Websites that I suggest! pic.twitter.com/v5v5P45i4n
— 🌍 ναℓєηтιηα gσηzαℓєz (@ValentinaESL) November 24, 2018
My TOP 3 Posts this year! They include @TanELLclassroom's Interview on How Lessons Fail ELs, My @WIDAConsortium Hacking Literacy breakout & How to Set Up A Classroom for Day 1 w @FourthOnTheHill . ✔️Check them out here: https://t.co/iqGXKmc80F #ellchat #ellchat_bkclub #ELs pic.twitter.com/eC1DBGXbeo
— Carol Salva (@MsSalvac) November 21, 2018
Excited to share the QSSSA strategy I learned from @MsSalvac with Ts tomorrow. A simple strategy to scaffold Ss using new academic language. #Ellchat_BkClub
Here is a QSSSA script to support Ts through the process: https://t.co/4hxYRvaEqL pic.twitter.com/Q8vUAXLIGI
— Michelle Gill (@MrsGill_) November 20, 2018
Thanks for all the feedback on the Digital Co-Planning template. Made a few tweaks with insight from @rziolkowski & @Larryferlazzo. Visuals help everyone, even Ts!
Here's the link to the template: https://t.co/D02SIEoQBH #Ellchat_BkClub #ell #coteach #siop @AndreaHonigsfel pic.twitter.com/YW4ubikf1H
— Michelle Gill (@MrsGill_) October 28, 2018
Reminders and checks from bilingual speech pathologist ( @TheHolaBlog ) #bilingual #ell #hll #bilingue pic.twitter.com/Mvm3I06cAM
— Yamil Y. Baez (@yamilb12) October 28, 2018