04
September
2018

Welcome Back!!!

Welcome back!!! Here a few ideas to help English language learners that may be new to your class, school and community: Give students time to adjust and acclimatize to not only a new language but the routines that may be very different from previous school experiences It is okay (and normal) for a student to […]

14
May
2018

ELL Communication Skills

One strategy that can be used in every content area and every level is group work (2s, 3s, or more) to build communication skills.  Building opportunities into the day for students to discuss and use specific language skills in order to build: Speaking fluency Listening skills Asking & answering questions Negotiating for a purpose Academic […]