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 and THE BEST RESOURCES, ARTICLES & BLOG POSTS FOR TEACHERS OF ELLS IN 2019 – PART TWO.
In addition, look for our new book on teaching ELLs, which was published in the Spring of 2018 and learn about our next book.
Here are this week’s choices:
ELs Writing in Content-Area Classes is by Carol Salva.
From Here To Home: Five Films About Immigration and Belonging is from The NY Times. I’m adding it to The Best Sites For Learning About Immigration In The United States.
Around the World in 5 Kids’ Games is from The NY Times. I’m adding it to The Best Sites For Learning About The World’s Different Cultures.
11 ways Google is making life more accessible includes some tools that could be useful to ELLs.
Can Language Minority Students Acquire Academic Vocabulary from Reading? is from The Backseat Linguist.
I’m adding this video to The Best Video Clips Of Sneaky Critters — Help Me Find More (they’re great for ELLs to watch and then write about/discuss what happened):
If you are teaching math 🧮to ELLs, watch this video to learn about amazing @MicrosoftEDU tools that can make a great impact on your students' learning⭐️ @TanELLclassroom @MrJadSalameh @KYTOY15 @NewcomerAcademy #JCPSESL
— Irina McGrath, Ph.D. (@irina_mcgrath) December 5, 2019
— Larry Ferlazzo (@Larryferlazzo) December 5, 2019