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:
This would be a good video to show to ELLs and then have them write and talk about what they saw:
This video is another great way to tell your colleagues about Colorín on the Go, our new free web app! #ELLhttps://t.co/GoF631xO7phttps://t.co/Y5YvXDgbkb
— Colorín Colorado (@ColorinColorado) September 2, 2022
Using TikTok to promote education appeared in Sandy Millin’s blog.
This game, where people have to give five-second summaries of movies, and then another person has to guess its name, could have potential to play with advanced ELLs with some modifications. I’m adding it to The Best Ideas For Using Games In The ESL/EFL/ELL Classroom:
The 74 has an article about a Ukrainian refugee family and their children going back to school.
🚨Do you have an emergency substitute lesson ready for the 22-23 school year? This NEW collection from #ELL2point0 provides short activities to practice 6 modes of communication all on the same topic: teamwork. 👯 #Ell2point0 #JCPSDigIn
Click for a copy: https://t.co/vVrC9wDKO4 pic.twitter.com/LdOwFTRg1a
— 🌍 Michelle Shory 💻 (@michelleshory) September 6, 2022
I’m adding this next tweet to The Best Ideas For Using Games In The ESL/EFL/ELL Classroom:
New on my blog: Kim’s Game (stationery)
If you are teaching low levels, you might find this game useful to help teach or recycle stationery items. Great start of term activity.#ELT #ESL #tefl #EFL #ESOL #EAL #edutwitter #teachingenglish #teachingideashttps://t.co/QlcOVDEc3o
— OllyELT (@EFLsummerschool) September 4, 2022
Building Bridges Between Educators and Immigrant Communities in Louisville is from Immigrant Connections.
NEW: GOP states seek to stop Title 42 from being rescinded next month after judge ruled that Trump-era pandemic border policy is illegal and must end. The ban has been used as a key immigration enforcement tool, and blocked migrants from seeking asylum. https://t.co/se3Dc1RQOW
— Miriam Jordan (@mirjordan) November 22, 2022