Summer S'more for ESOL
Lexia, Lexia, Lexia!
SUMMER READING CAMP!
Virtual Field Trips for Summer!
Don't think of it as being stuck at home, but being safe at home. In the safety of your living room, you can travel to the San Diego Zoo, Yellowstone Park, China and Mars. The best news is you can do all this while you stay in your pajamas and it is all free!
Please click on the link below to access numerous virtual field trips your family can take over the break!
30 Virtual Field Trips
A Few Good Reads
You may also try free books at Audible which offers many languages. Audible.com's free offer to listen to audio books at https://stories.audible.com/start-listen .
To change languages:
Go to Audible.ca using the internet browser on your mobile device. Tap Menu in the upper left corner. Tap the language drop-down at the bottom of the screen under "Sign Out."
How can I change my language preference?
1. Go to Audible.ca.
2. Click the language drop-down next to "Sign In." ...
3. Click your preferred language.
KNOW BUDDY RESOURCES. Free books in several languages. Choose the collection you want to use:
• K-2 Non-fiction
• 3-5 Non-fiction
• 6-8 Non-fiction
Did you know there are also some great YouTube read aloud channels?
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKpyraU6pF3200DyTzZrqqA Ms. Becky and Bear story time
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEPsNDUhUm-7yZhUjQQNqwQ Kid Time Story Time
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCV4Bzgj91AYvbb7BTMz_Alg Story Time with Ryan and Craig
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJOKj-QnrRd3yLCNcavllQw The Reading Unicorn
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbqmj1hzxuAXsjk08k-KP6w Story Time at Awnie's House
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCTivD48jM5sMwEZfyWH2w7A Happy Cultivated
Great Websites for Fun and Games All Summer
This website has free digital resources, ebooks and virtual field trips for students of all ages.
The following website belongs to one of our amazing elementary ESOL teachers and has loads of good resources and activities.
Mega Math is a free website that has a lot of fun math games for students to play at home. Unfortunately, they will not work on an iPad or Tablet at this time. Click the below link for all resources.
Other very helpful websites:
Websites Specifically for Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking
Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing
Voice of America English
English Grammar Online
Activities 4 ESL
ESL – English as a Second Language
Learn English Today
Train your Accent
English Listening Lesson Library
Randall’s ESL Cyber Listening Lab
Additional Resources for EL Parents and Students
While the bilingual website below has many resources for educators, and is one of our favorites in PCSD, it is also exceptional for parents and families.
Click on the link below and peruse for many helpful tips, videos, resources and ideas.