Social Studies for ELLs
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This article addresses the challenges English Language Learners face with Social Studies vocabulary, provides effective strategies to support these students in the classroom, ideas for assessing progress towards mastery, & includes mini lesson plans.
This article sheds light on how to support your English Language Learners by making small tweaks to strategies many teachers are already using with a focus on language and vocabulary.
This article contains proven strategies that help English Language Learners attain and increase literacy in all classrooms.
These "essential actions" have been proven to increase student achievement and confidence in the mainstream classroom.
This article provides an overview of how to use language objectives in content-area instruction for English learners including steps to create language objectives, how to align objectives to content standards, and helpful ideas and resources.
This document focuses on K-12 Newcomer ESL students in the mainstream classroom but provides many strategies that are applicable for middle school ELLs in all content areas.
This document from the Colorado public school system provides helpful tips for what to do first when working with ELL students grades 4-12.