Resources for Academic Language Instruction: Books & Articles
Educator Resources

Resources for Academic Language Instruction: Books & Articles

Books: Calderon, M. (2007) Teaching reading to English language learners, Grades 6-12. Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin Press. Gibbons, P. (2009). English learners academic literacy and thinking: learning in the challenge zone. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann. Zwiers, J. (2014). Building academic language: Meeting Common Core Standards Across Disciplines. (2nd Edition) San Francisco, CA: John Wiley & Sons, … Continue reading

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. Continue reading