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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:

Motivate Readers Now! is from Language Magazine. I’m adding it to The Best Resources Documenting The Effectiveness of Free Voluntary Reading.

How a journalism class in Compton boosts studentsโ€™ English skills is from Ed Source.

Teaching grammar for Spontaneous Communication Handbook has some interesting lessons near the end of the report.

The Literacy Shed has tons of great videos suitable for ELLS – and everybody else! I’m adding it to The Best Popular Movies/TV Shows For ESL/EFL.

Better World Ed has tons of great “wordless” videos.

Polylino offers online books in sixty languages.

Here’s an interesting competition to developing an edtech tool to assist ELLs develop writing skills.