5 Free Resources for Teachers of English Language Learners from Hello Mrs Sykes - These strategies are great for all elementary readers. Elementary readers can really connect to these concepts and ideas.
This resource will help teachers get to know their new English Language Learners. When teachers better understand their students backgrounds they can better engage them in their learning and in the classroom!
5 Speaking Activities for English Language Learners
UNDERSTANDING : I love infographics! Check this out for 15 Helpful Strategies (and Unhelpful Practices) for ELL's. This graphic has helped me think about the way I approach ELL instruction. It also makes me aware of unhelpful practices.
ELL Writers: This webiste provides 13 simple strategies for helping English language learners throughout the writing process. English language learners often have difficulty expressing themselves in writing. These strategies are easy to implement and extr
12 Ways to Support English Learners in the Mainstream Classroom
12 Ways to Support English Learners in the Mainstream Classroom - Advice from three ESL teachers on the things regular classroom teachers can do to help English language learners thrive in mainstream classrooms.
Deb's Top 10 Tips When You Are Assigned a Non-English Speaking Student
Songs can be a great tool for ELLs to learn English. The lyrics of the songs important to ELLs, as well. Also, they should be educationally appropriate. This material is specifically useful to intermediate or Advanced level of ELLs at this point.
Scaffolding instruction includes breaking apart a lesson, and giving students resources in order to understand each part of the lesson. For example, in a reading lesson, the teacher may go over difficult vocabulary to help students understand better.
Reaching English Language Learners in the Mainstream Classroom