Connecting Content and Academic Language for English Learners and Struggling Students, Grades 2-6

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Product Description

What makes this book unlike any other is the detailed guidance it provides to:

-Help students advance from social to academic language
-Encourage verbal expression in the classroom
-Plan language arts, social studies, and science lessons that connect language and content
-Use shared reading and writing, read alouds, and conversation to teach language skills

Hands-on tools include graphic organizers, sample lesson plans, concept maps, semantic webbing, word walls, and worksheets - everything teachers need to help emergent bilingual and struggling students master the academic language they need to excel in school.

Additional Information

Author Ruth Swinney, Patricia Velasco
Publisher Corwin Press
Publication Date 2011
Edition No
Pages 200
ISBN13 9781412988438