Summer S'more for ESOL

2019-2020

Lexia, Lexia, Lexia!

This is one of our favorite things for students to do over Summer Break! It is one of the best resources we offer our students and can be done at home or at school. Attached is a word document with directions, but we have also included the links below!


https://www.lexiacore5.com/?SiteID=4066-0072-9943-1492

https://www.lexiapowerup.com/?SiteID=4066-0072-9943-1492


SUMMER READING CAMP!

Here is a creative way to have fun with your children and read aloud books! Have fun! Open the document at the bottom of this page to begin 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

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1SvIdgTx9djKO6SjyvPDsoGlkgE3iExmi3qh2KRRku_w/preview?fbclid=IwAR3YK4lzUURAGeaJC5sQXaF-KyQopZm-9p7TaYFdPtTKKuV8jsT_lPCxysI

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:

• Fiction

• K-2 Non-fiction

• 3-5 Non-fiction

• 6-8 Non-fiction

• Spanish

virtual.knowbuddyresources.com


User: info@knowbuddyresources.com
Password: KNOWBUDDY


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.

www.amazingeducationalresources.com/

The following website belongs to one of our amazing elementary ESOL teachers and has loads of good resources and activities.

https://www.paulding.k12.ga.us/Page/42307

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.

https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/content/hsp/math/hspmath/ca/common/mega_math_9780153663963_/

Other very helpful websites:

http://www.english-4kids.com/

https://www.readworks.org/

http://www.english-4kids.com/videos.html

http://funenglishgames.com/

https://www.khanacademy.org/

https://pacoelchato.com/

https://www.twinkl.com/

Websites Specifically for Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking

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.

https://www.colorincolorado.org/families

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