Six 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:
English Learners: Four Principles for Principals is by Tan Huynh.
José Feliciano almost got his career derailed at 23. Then came ‘Feliz Navidad.’ is from NBC News. I’m including it here because in the article he says one of the reasons he wrote the song was to help Spanish-speakers learn English.
3 Jamboard Activities for the WL Classroom is from Profesora Delgadillo.
Differences in well-being amongst Somali, Latino and Hmong adolescents is from Eureka Alert.
The Case for Abolishing the Citizenship Exam is from Slate.
Making the most of Quizlet is by Sandy Millin.
Here’s a video about Jill Biden, who recently taught Community College ESL:
#PLN friends–This is everything you need to join us for #EllChat_BkClub 29.0 #ReadingWritingELs by @ValentinaESL & @DrMelindaMiller. Tabs link to different pages w/all necessary info incl. weekly ?s. If you need something check here: https://t.co/YwqoLsyt3h
Chat starts 11/28! pic.twitter.com/PblOx7XNj7
— Katie Toppel, Ed.D. (@Toppel_ELD) November 17, 2020