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.
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Here are this week’s choices:
Percentage of Students Enrolled in K–12 Who Are English Learners: School Year 2017–18 is from the Office of English Language Acquisition. I’m adding it to The Best Ways To Keep-Up With Current ELL/ESL/EFL News & Research.
The most TEFLtastic photocopiables of 2020 is from Alex Case.
Grammar Toys is a free online grammar practice tool.
Fluency and fun: Hidden words is from ELT Planning. It’s about a new-to-me variant on “Hidden Pictures.”
This is a fun video that ELLs could watch and then describe what they saw verbally and in writing:
— Nature & Animals🌴 (@AnimalsWorId) January 13, 2021
I’m adding this next tweet to The Best Sites For Learning Strategies To Teach ELL’s In Content Classes:
💥Today’s infographic has 11 ideas on how Ts can help #ELLs navigate challenging✨#SocialStudies✨topics & succeed in their learning. To make a copy, go to #ELL2point0 💥@michelleshory & I create & upload a new resource each week
🔗https://t.co/3sQoRwoFgh@JCPSHighEA @KYTESOL pic.twitter.com/U2aqWixxSo
— Irina McGrath, Ph.D. (@irina_mcgrath) January 12, 2021