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:
I’m adding this tweet to The Best Resources Explaining Why We Need To Support The Home Language Of ELLs:
A study on the outcomes of dual language learners in CA, a main piece of @First5CA Dual Language Learner Pilot initiative, showed notable & consistent benefits associated with home language use for children in early learning. via @AIRInforms ▶️ https://t.co/OWSd0R62yg
— CaliforniansTogether (@CalTog) August 26, 2022
What are Thinking Routines? is from The Barefoot TEFL Teacher. I’m adding it to PROJECT ZERO’S “THINKING ROUTINES TOOL” IS AN EXCELLENT RESOURCE.
IMMIGRANT STUDENTS’ ASSETS, STRENGTHS, AND CHALLENGES is from Re-Imagining Migration. I’m adding it to The Best Posts On Looking At Our Students Through The Lens Of Assets & Not Deficits.
I’m adding this next tweet to The Best Posts & Articles About Providing Students With Choices:
— Miguel Míguez (@onthesamepagelt) August 28, 2022
💥If you want to know more about yourself & your #ELLs #MLLs, try the personality & interest surveys compiled in this infographic. They're fun❗️ #ELL2point0
📌https://t.co/sDqtlTUARo@DrCarolSalva @Larryferlazzo @KYTESOL @MrsSpinasClass @emilyfranESL @KatieToppel @ValentinaESL pic.twitter.com/NQ1ay1E96b
— Irina McGrath, Ph.D. (@irina_mcgrath) August 30, 2022
I'm working on this document with end product ideas for (secondary school) language projects or tasks. Could you share any other ideas you can think of?
RTs, sharing or tagging anyone you think could help us will be much appreciated! 🙏 https://t.co/QdgfeBFh7Q pic.twitter.com/Y30C8MQyTG
— Miguel Míguez (@onthesamepagelt) August 30, 2022