- 6+1 Trait Writing @Web English Teacher
Great links for 6+1 Writing Traits: Posters, student-made metaphors, samples, rubrics etc.
Teaching resources for 6+1 Trait writing
in Literacy > Writing Strategies
- Fight Hate and Promote Tolerance
This site provides multiple links to fight hate and promote tolerance: related news articles, political action, resources and activities to promote tolerance.
in Multiculturalism by 2 users
- Fulfilling the Promise of Differentiation
This is Carol Ann Tomlinson's Website!
in Differentiated Instruction > Carol Ann Tomlinson
- Instructional Strategies Online
This site provides multiple links to instructional strategies. Each strategy includes additional support links.
in Teacher Resources by 2 users
- Instructional Strategies Online: Interactive Instruction
This site includes multiple links for various forms of interactive instruction. See the links for Jigsaw.
in Coop. Learning/Classroom Management by 2 users
- Online ESL Resources
Project More is an online based teacher resource system specifically made for content area teachers in the fields of science, social studies, math and language arts. The web site offers a plethora of information for teachers including resources on exceptional ELLs, newcomer and welcoming activities as well as resources on theory and practice. The web site offers great ideas on how to integrate culture and language into all subjects and includes lesson plan and game ideas. Of particular interest is the ELLs’s with exceptionalities section which offers insight on the often gray area between special education and ELLs. Excellent articles are listed which focus on the cultural and linguistic differences between diverse learners. Rec. by Amy Bumgardner
in English as a New Language > About ELLs and Great Resources
- Rigby ELL Assessment Kit
The format of the kit can support the kinds of tasks on the ACCESS test. Now assess K–6 English language learners in listening, speaking, reading, and writing-with one complete kit! Rigby ELL Assessment Kit is a four-in-one package specifically designed for English language learner programs. It helps you quickly and efficiently assess students in the four domains of listening, speaking, reading, and writing and in all four content areas: language arts, social studies, math, and science. Highly recommended by the IRC.
- A Motivational Framework for Culturally Responsive Teaching
By Wlodkowski and Ginsberg. This is the Rubric for Data-in-a-Day, Rubrics for collecting school data on Indicators of Culturally Responsive Teaching: Inclusion, Competence, Meaning,and Attitude.
- Best of History Websites: Multimedia
This site contains multiple links for history-related pictures, clip art and video.
Over 1200 websites, lesson plans, teacher guides, and activities. Recommended by Chronicle of Higher Education, NCSS, NY Public Library, BBC, and Princeton.
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in Clip Art & Pictures by 2 users
- Bilingualism and Literacy: Problem or Opportunity
A Synthesis of Reading Research on Bilingual Students by Dr. David Ramirez 2000
in Bilingual Resourses > Bilingual Literacy
- Co-teaching Benefits Mainstream and ESL Children
Article in CurricuLinks by Sandy Stoessel and Jo Ann Miles summarizes their collaboration.
in English as a New Language > Pullout Teachers for ELLs
- District 205 Curruculum Web Pages
Language Arts links collected by Rockford School District
in Language Arts
- ELLs with Special Needs
CAL Resource Guide Online This site includes a fairly comprehensive list of resources for ELLs with special needs.
The Center for Applied Linguistics (CAL) aims to promote and improve the teaching and learning of languages, identify and solve problems related to language and culture, and serve as a resource for information about language and culture. CAL carries out a wide range of activities including research, teacher education, analysis and dissemination of information, design and developme
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in Special Ed
- Ethnologue, Languages of the World
An encyclopedic reference work cataloging all of the world’s 6,912 known living languages.
in Bilingual Resourses by 13 users
- Games, Stories, News, Animals, Pictures, Postcards--National Geographic Kids
This site offers multiple resources from National Geographic for Kids, videos, games, kid-friendly information related to science and social studies.
in Social Studies by 60 users
- Graphic Organizers Teacher Created Materials: estore
These are teacher resources for purchase for elementary classrooms. They were recommended by Hilda Rivera.
in Graphic Organizers by 2 users
- ISAT Writing Grades 3, 5, 6, and 8 PowerPoint
This is a 2008-2009 PowerPoint to explain ISAT Writing in Grades 3, 5, 6 and 8. Note in the last slide that ISBE also sent an Interactive CD to all schools.
in Assessment > ISAT and PSAE
- Jeopardy games
This link contains jeopardy games across the grade levels that have been prepared by teachers to review content.
in Teacher Resources > Teacher Tools by 2 users
- Meeting the Challenge of Teaching Linguistically Diverse Students (Video Series)
National Center for Research on Cultural Diversity and Second Language Learning This popular video series provides teachers with visual models of effective classroom teaching techniques in bilingual, Dual language,and mainstream classes.
in Books & Videos/DVDs: Professional Development > VIDEOs and DVDs
- Present-Day Native American Book List
This is a bibliography of literature related to Native Americans in contemporary settings.
in Multiculturalism > Books
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