Resources for Academic Language Instruction: Web Sites
Educator Resources

Resources for Academic Language Instruction: Web Sites

NOTES: Add annotations Kate Kinsella http://pubs.cde.ca.gov/tcsii/prolearningtoolkit/kinsellaindex.aspx Jeff Zwiers’ website:http://jeffzwiers.org/ Colorín Colorado: http://www.colorincolorado.org/ Understanding Language http://ell.stanford.edu/ Word Generation project http://wg.serpmedia.org/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zu-6V3N5RHI Jim Cummins https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PfN1vxXR6oU Jeff Zwiers https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=duMs4Dye2IE Jeff Zwiers   Featured image courtesy of Pixabay. Advertisements Continue reading

Teaching about Academic Language: 15 Things I would like educators to know
About Academic Language / Teacher Education

Teaching about Academic Language: 15 Things I would like educators to know

By Susan Ranney, from the Teacher Education Pedagogies Learning Series University of Minnesota, February 16, 2017 Academic language is not just the language of school – It goes beyond school tasks. Other languages and styles of speaking can be used in learning. Teaching academic language doesn’t require being exclusive or discriminatory to other forms of … Continue reading