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Ideas for English-Language Learners | Earth Day and the Environment
With Earth Day and Arbor Day this month, here are four exercises to help students practice their English while learning about the environment and their role in keeping it healthy.
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The Rare District That Recognizes Gifted Latino Students
Few gifted programs across the country have done what Paradise Valley, Ariz., has done to identify and support gifted English language learners.
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Does More Time on the Playground Equal Success in the Classroom?
Some schools in Texas are taking part in a research project on the effects of giving elementary students four 15-minute recess periods per day.
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Taking a Museum Tour in Spanish: What It Feels Like to Be a Language Learner
Lydia Breiseth, Manager of Colorín Colorado, shares an experience she had while taking a museum tour in Spanish. Even though she felt excited about taking the tour at an old textile factory at first, she soon lost track of the guide's discussion and describes her quick descent into boredom and ...
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Successful Field Trips with English Language Learners
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These articles, websites, and books provide a great way for students to learn about the environment through language-rich activities.
On this page. Articles; Recommended Books and Websites. To get started, you may want to take a look at our section on Science Instruction for ELLs (which includes information about the Next Generation Science Standards), as well as our bilingual parent tips for science activities at home!
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Helping English-Learners Meet the Common Core's Speaking and Listening Standards
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How Can Teachers Meet The Needs Of Unaccompanied Minors Who Have Suffered 'Complex Trauma?'
About 30 Montgomery County Public Schools educators are sitting in a circle. Most of them teach English as a Second Language, or ESOL. Today it’s their turn to learn. The lesson is about understanding
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Happy Birthday, Cesar Chavez! Resources for supporting migrant students and related books for kids and teens
Educators who work with migrant farmworker students have a unique opportunity to make a significant difference for their students, even if they only work together for a short time. Learn more about the challenges that face migrant students and how to provide them with opportunities for success ...
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Superintendent: Our Schools Support Those Learning English as a Second Language
Editor’s note: This is the first column in a quarterly series on Aiken County Public Schools. Topics to be covered in the series include gifted and talented, second-language learners, children of poverty and special needs.
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How they became the first in their families to go to college
In eastern Oregon, the families least likely to know about college-opportunities were immigrant families — one of the area's fastest-growing demographic groups.
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Colorín Colorado is a free web-based service that provides information, activities and advice for educators and Spanish-speaking families of English language learners (ELLs).