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 studentsa 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 ELLsa development in oral language, phonics, fluency, vocabulary, comprehension, writing, and grammar. Handy reproducibles and aVoice from the Classrooma teacher vignettes enhance the utility of the book.Literacy Strategies and Resources for K-6 Shelley Hong Xu. Text comprehension and, 156a157 features and functions of, expository, 157t mentor texts and grammar instruction and, 236a240, 238t ... (CPM) and, 182 text selection for comprehension instruction and, 166a167, 167f vocabulary instruction and, 189 Vocabulary.
|Title||:||Teaching English Language Learners|
|Author||:||Shelley Hong Xu|
|Publisher||:||Guilford Press - 2010-01-15|