The ELL Teacher's Toolbox
About the Course
This practical, valuable resource provides hundreds of innovative and research-based instructional strategies that you can use to support all levels of English Language Learners in your classroom. We will use the text as a guide to explore new ways to support our ELL students, dive deeply into each of the 4 language domains: Reading, Writing, Speaking, and Listening, and discover new ways to provide important intervention for students in each of these domains. This resource will become one of your most used items in your professional library.
This course is appropriate for K-12 educational professionals, including: classroom teachers, specialist teachers, support staff, teacher librarians, instructional coaches, and administrators. All class participants will be asked to work on a planning template in a discipline of their choice.
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Identify and implement specific strategies designed to enhance ELL learning in the domains of reading, writing, speaking, and listening
- Create a culturally responsive and engaging lesson plan designed to meet the needs of varying levels of ELL students.
- Identify a minimum of 10 ELL instructional strategies which can be used in their specific educational specialty