Eight 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:
Hard agree. I’m not a huge FB user in general, but there are 3 groups that are always positive and a pleasure to be in. @ValentinaESL Advocating for ELLs, @kidworldcitizen Teaching SIFE/SLIFE and @LeadingELLs Leading ELLs. Each is a supportive community worth being a part of. https://t.co/se6CyQiXSq
— Orly Klapholz (@OrlyKlapholz) June 28, 2022
Making Science Multilingual: Supporting Equity Through Design Principles is from WIDA. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Teaching The Next Generation Science Standards To English Language Learners.
🎙🎙🎙@nancymotleyTRTW joins me to share several free tips & strategies from her new book, #SmallMoves, Big Gains. 🎧 Tune in to catch some of the learning! #BoostingAchievement pic.twitter.com/GoHkiPCi6T
— Dr. Carol Salva (@DrCarolSalva) July 6, 2022
Working on our SIOP development. Im creating two different visuals; one to make materials comprehensible and another for presentation of content.
Here’s materials; would love your feedback before printing! pic.twitter.com/0iGgHfNPPM
— Carlota Holder (@carlota_holder) July 5, 2022
Creating a chart to display levels of language proficiency across a few different commonly used measures. Would you change anything? #languageacquisition #ELD #ENL #ESOL #ESL #multilingual #bilingual pic.twitter.com/TIiMUVbx2F
— 🌍 ναℓєηтιηα gσηzαℓєz (@ValentinaESL) July 2, 2022
ELLS could watch this next video and then talk/write about what they saw:
The Readapt Chrome extension might have some value for ELLs. Here’s a video about it:
Harnessing online videos for process listening: 5 activities is from MET. I’m adding it to The Best Popular Movies/TV Shows For ESL/EFL.
Bill to clarify English learner data headed to governor’s desk is from Ed Source.