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 2018 – 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:
HELP! I’m teaching ESL next year. What can I do now to prepare? is from Valentina Gonzalez.
6 Ways to Enhance English Learners’ Academic Oral Language is from Jana Echevarria. I’m adding it to The Best Websites For Developing Academic English Skills & Vocabulary.
Fluent Forever is a new language-learning app.
Building mathematical discourse with English learners is from MultiBriefs. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Teaching Common Core Math To English Language Learners.
Food Map is a nice lesson from ELTcation.
5 Reasons Educators Choose CommonLit Español talks about a great new resources from CommonLit.
Storyling is another new language-learning website.
Hey @Larryferlazzo , Portland State University has a new open textbook for English language learners. https://t.co/rAizAsrQuq . “Daily Departures: Speed Reading Passages for English Language Learners is a collection of twenty 200-225 word reading passages…”
— Tara Calishain (@ResearchBuzz) June 1, 2019
— Carol Salva (@MsSalvac) May 30, 2019
The summer months are best for reflecting and recharging your passion for teaching. @michelleshory and I put together a resource with 16 ways for ELL teachers to re-energize this summer. 💥 Have a great break our amazing #PLN 💥 https://t.co/Lmb3oodkxz pic.twitter.com/q3xqgjWVvl
— Irina McGrath (@irina_mcgrath) May 28, 2019
Excellent Resource @Larryferlazzo thanks. I also created something similar and a student log. Prizes will be given to returning students who log a lot of minutes in the summer. https://t.co/cjnCbRfYth pic.twitter.com/isLy1Jqzjc
— Hannah Davis (@H_E_Davis) May 28, 2019
If you type Fun Facts on the Google Search Box, you can read short fun facts about lots of different things that can be easily used in the English classroom to learn English pic.twitter.com/LWjAmCKAYn
— Blog de Cristina (@blogdecristina) May 27, 2019