Information and resources on effective teaching strategies for English Language Learners in K-12 settings.
Variations on Reader’s Theater for English Language Learners Student Scripts. Rather than using prepared scripts, students can write a script on a topic of their choosing, or they can summarize a book by using the Language Experience Approach to re-tell the main parts of the story.
The development of oral language is one of the ‘s most natural – and impressive – accomplishments.
In this article written for Colorín Colorado, Dr. Lindsey Moses Guccione shares five key challenges related to the oral language development of ELLs, as well as tips for addressing each of the challenges. Dr. Moses Guccione is the co-author of Comprehension and English Language Learners: 25 Oral Reading Strategies That …
STRATEGIES FOR CONCEPTUALLY CHALLENGING WORDS. Selecting and teaching conceptually demanding words is essential to ensuring that diverse learners are able to grapple with the “big ideas” crucial to understanding a challenging text.
Language development is a process starting early in human life. Infants start without knowing a language, yet by 10 months, babies can distinguish speech sounds and engage in babbling.Some research has shown that the earliest learning begins in utero when the fetus starts to recognize the sounds and speech patterns of its mother’s …
Unit of competency details CHCEDS005 – Support the development of literacy and oral language skills (Release 2)
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8 Strategies for Precollege ELLs’ Language and Literacy Development. By: Karen Ford. Early hood education can play an essential role in preparing English language learners (ELLs) for later success in college.
Language Development for Precollege ELLs. Essential to any precollege program for ELLs is effective instruction in language development. ren need explicit instruction in English vocabulary, as well as opportunities to hear and speak the language throughout the day.