A Walk in the Chalk Blog Posts
Blog posts from A Walk in the Chalk. This blog provides resources, strategies and tips for supporting all levels of English language learners in the mainstream…
The driving force behind my ELD instruction is Language Forms and Functions. This blog post is all about how Language Forms are needed to support Language Functions. It's where my grammar, vocabulary, and lessons on language structure come into play. #eslclassroom, #eslteacher, #englishlanguagelearners, #ESOL, #formsandfunctions
Digital Word Study for English Language Learners -This digital weekly WS program, designed for beginning and intermediate English learners, builds skills in phonics, vocabulary, grammar, writing and technology. Let me share with you how it's incorporated into the classroom, along with the many benefits this digital word study format has with students.
There are certain times during the school day, particularly during Language Arts, when students are working independently to build their reading and writing skills. So what meaningful activities can newcomers work on during this time? Here are 4 suggestions that beginning English learners can do , that require little to no support from the teacher.