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 2019 – PART ONE.
. 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:
Louisiana Says ‘Oui’ to French, Amid Explosion in Dual-Language Schools is from The NY Times.
Foto frenzy- a Picture Talk game is from SenoraChase. I’m adding it to The Best Ideas For Using Games In The ESL/EFL/ELL Classroom.
I’m adding this next game to the same list:
— Miguel Míguez (@onthesamepagelt) August 21, 2019
NYC program helps English learners prevent summer slide is from Education Dive.
Primary Language Support in General Education Classrooms is by Valentina Gonzalez.
James Taylor: PPP, TTT, TBL, Dogme is from the British Council and provide a good overview of different ELL teaching methods.
Back to school activities for the EFL/ESL classroom is from English For Asia. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Planning The First Day Of School.
I like this writing lesson idea and am adding it to Best Posts On Writing Instruction:
This would be a good video to show ELL students and then ask them to explain verbally and in writing what the saw:
This is the Twitter content I’m here for…💪😍😇🥋😉🔥 pic.twitter.com/h5szw7FK5E
— Rex Chapman🏇🏼 (@RexChapman) August 21, 2019
For teachers of newcomers:
— Carlota Holder (@carlota_holder) August 19, 2019