When English Language Learners Write

When English Language Learners Write


  • Author : Katharine Davies Samway
  • Publisher : Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015064865697


When English Language Learners Write Book Description :

She documents the ways they think, the products of their learning, and their progress as writers....

Writing Instruction and Assessment for English Language Learners K 8

Writing Instruction and Assessment for English Language Learners K 8


  • Author : Susan Lenski
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release Date : 2010-04-22
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781606236673


Writing Instruction and Assessment for English Language Learners K 8 Book Description :

"A 'must read' for all teachers of ELLs in mainstream and ESL classrooms...The book presents step-by-step ways to implement innovative methods and activities, emphasizing the importance of carefully planning instruction and creating a culture of collaboration in a school. I found the cross-cultural information about writing very important for understanding the interaction of native language and writing development in English."-Carla Paciotto, EdD, Western Illinois University --...

Digital Writing for English Language Learners

Digital Writing for English Language Learners


  • Author : Rusul Alrubail
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2017-04-14
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781475831139


Digital Writing for English Language Learners Book Description :

Digital Writing for English Language learners looks at practical ways educators can implement the use of technology in their English and Language Arts classroom for English Language Learners. The book provides a variety of classroom activities and assignments that can be completed with English Language Learners using social media and other digital writing tools. The book also looks at creating a culture that fosters the necessary conditions for student voice to thrive in an English Language Learners’ classroom....

Literacy Instruction for English Language Learners

Literacy Instruction for English Language Learners


  • Author : Nancy Cloud
  • Publisher : Heinemann Educational Books
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015080816534


Literacy Instruction for English Language Learners Book Description :

Literacy Instruction for English Language Learners turns hundreds of ELL studies into dozens of strategies for regular classroom instruction. Nancy Cloud, Fred Genesee, and Else Hamayan have examined the research evidence to determine what works for ELLs. They recommend best practices for teaching English learners to read and write from emergent literacy to primary school and on through middle school and include helpful features that make the research directly accessible to all teachers....

Strategies for Success with English Language Learners

Strategies for Success with English Language Learners


  • Author : Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
  • Publisher : ASCD
  • Release Date : 2007-01-01
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781416603832


Strategies for Success with English Language Learners Book Description :

Approximately 4.7 million designated English language learners attend public schools (Office of English Language Acquisition, 2002). It is predicted that by the 2030s, English language learners will account for about 40 percent of the school-age population. Yet very few teachers have been trained to address the needs of these students, and the questions they ask are the same as they asked decades ago: Who are English language learners and what are effective ways for schooling them? What kind of educational program brings about the best results? What are sound practices for facilitating English language acquisition? How can English language learners have academic success in subject areas? How do we teach English language learners in our classrooms? - ...

Connecting Content and Language for English Language Learners

Connecting Content and Language for English Language Learners


  • Author : Eugenia Mora-Flores
  • Publisher : Teacher Created Materials
  • Release Date : 2011-04-01
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781425808006


Connecting Content and Language for English Language Learners Book Description :

Bridge the gap between content and language and put research into practice to instruct English language learners with strategies that meet their needs in language development and literacy....

From Ideas to Words
Score: 5
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From Ideas to Words


  • Author : Tasha Tropp Laman
  • Publisher : Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0325043604


From Ideas to Words Book Description :

"Through strong teaching, multilingual students can expand their range of literacy practices, and we, their teachers, can also grow and change as we get to know students as individuals with talents, strengths, interests, and concerns." -Tasha Tropp Laman Tasha Tropp Laman helps classroom teachers, ELL specialists, administrators, and literacy coaches become confident in their ability to support English language learners' growth as writers. Her book, From Ideas to Words, provides insight and practical tips for getting ELL students writing, even if they are at the very beginning stages of English language acquisition. Each chapter is stocked with specific tools and strategies that help writing instruction meet the needs of ELL writers; illustrated clas...

Academic Language for English Language Learners and Struggling Readers

Academic Language for English Language Learners and Struggling Readers


  • Author : Yvonne S. Freeman
  • Publisher : Heinemann Educational Books
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0325011362


Academic Language for English Language Learners and Struggling Readers Book Description :

Teaching secondary students in the content areas is hard enough under the best of circumstances. When students are not well prepared academically and also lack academic literacy skills, the challenge can seem overwhelming. Fortunately, the Freemans help secondary content-area teachers provide these students with the academic support they very desperately need. -Robert J. Marzano Coauthor of Building Academic Vocabulary Many middle school and high school students are recent immigrants or long-term English language learners who struggle with the academic language needed to read content-area textbooks and write papers for their classes. Likewise, many native speakers of English find content-area classes a challenge. Secondary teachers have little time t...

Teaching English Language Learners
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Teaching English Language Learners


  • Author : Shelley Hong Xu
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release Date : 2010-01-01
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781606235300


Teaching English Language Learners Book Description :

Grounded in research and practical expertise, this volume helps K?6 teachers skillfully support all of their English language learners (ELLs)?from a single student to an entire classroom. Ideas for teaching ELLs across different grade and proficiency levels include ways to link instruction to students? lived experiences, use a variety of motivating print and electronic texts and materials, engage families, and conduct effective assessments. Chapters are packed with tools and activities for promoting ELLs? development in oral language, phonics, fluency, vocabulary, comprehension, writing, and grammar. Handy reproducibles and ?Voice from the Classroom? teacher vignettes enhance the utility of the book....

Helping English Learners to Write

Helping English Learners to Write


  • Author : Carol Booth Olson
  • Publisher : Teachers College Press
  • Release Date : 2015-03-27
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780807756331


Helping English Learners to Write Book Description :

Using a rich array of research-based practices, this book will help teachers improve the academic writing of English learners. It provides specific teaching strategies, activities, and extended lessons to develop E Learner students' narrative, informational, and argumentative writing, emphasized in the Common Core State Standards. It also explores the challenges each of these genres pose for English Learners and suggests ways to scaffold instruction to help students become confident and competent academic writers. Showcasing the work of exemplary school teachers who have devoted time and expertise to creating rich learning environments for the secondary classroom Helping English Learners Write includes artifacts and written work produced by students ...