This high school teacher uses graphic organizers to help English language learners with limited or interrupted formal education develop fluency.
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This 8th grade teacher uses manipulatives to teach her English-language learners how to structure persuasive writing.
June 27, 2018
This elementary school teacher shows how she uses sentence starters and descriptive charts in a lesson about differentiating fact from opinion.
May 09, 2018
One teacher shows how she incorporates writing into her math lessons for English-language learners by using supports like a word bank and sentence-structure charts.
April 04, 2018
This instructional method helps English-language learners learn new vocabulary words through repetition and peer discussion.
February 28, 2018
In this class, English-language learners are encouraged to use visual representations and gestures when learning how to say and spell new words.
February 07, 2018
Eighth grade teachers Shannon Kay and Meredith Sweeney share how peer teaching in small groups can give students a voice in the classroom.
January 10, 2018
Eighth grade teachers Shannon Kay and Meredith Sweeney share how a simple group activity can encourage student engagement and support English-language learners.
December 26, 2017
By identifying how social skills—such as being respectful and staying on task—look and sound, students discuss how they can exemplify these traits to build a positive classroom culture.
December 13, 2017
The 'Total Physical Response' method to learning vocabulary is beneficial for students, especially English-language learners, to break down and analyze the roots and endings of vocabulary words.