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The ELL teacher's toolbox : hundreds of practical ideas to support your students
"The ELL Teacher's Toolbox is a practical, valuable resource to be used by teachers of English Language Learners, in teacher education credential programs, and by staff development professionals and coaches. It provides hundreds of innovative and research-based instructional strategies you can use to support all levels of English Language Learners. Written by proven authors in the field, the book is divided into two main sections: Reading/Writing and Speaking/Listening. Each of those sections includes "Top Ten" favorites and between 40 and 70 strategies that can be used as part of multiple lessons and across content areas. Contains 60% new strategies. Features ready-to-use lesson plans. Includes reproducible handouts. Offers technology integration ideas. The percentage of public school students in the U.S. who are English language learners grows each year?and with this book, you?ll get a ton of fresh, innovative strategies to add to your teaching arsenal."--
First edition.
I. Reading and writing -- Independent reading -- Literary conversations -- Graphic organizers -- Vocabulary -- Activating prior knowledge -- Sequencing -- Clozes -- Language experience approach (LEA) -- Jigsaw -- Reading comprehension -- Inductive learning -- Concept attainment--Plus! -- Sentence navigators and sentence builders -- Writing frames and writing structures -- Quoting, summarizing, and paraphrasing -- Cooperative writing -- Using photos or other images in reading and writing -- Writer's notebook -- Error correction strategies -- Problem-posing -- Micro-progressions -- Learning games for reading and writing -- II. Speaking and listening -- Dictation -- Conversation practice -- Total Physical Response (TPR) -- Music -- Using photos or other images in speaking and listening -- Video -- Oral presentations -- Listening -- Debate -- Learning games for speaking and listening -- Additional key strategies -- Differentiation for ELLs in mainstream classes -- Supporting ELL students with interrupted formal education (SIFEs) -- Culturally responsive teaching -- Peer teaching and learning -- Co-teaching -- Working with parents and guardians -- Learning stations -- Beginning the school year -- Ending the school year -- Beginning and ending of class -- Textbooks -- Using technology -- Appendix: English language arts standards--Anchor standards.
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xxxi, 512 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
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San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, [2018]
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