- American Academy of Pediatrics Lifts 'No Screens Under 2' RuleNPR| October 21, 2016
- The Isolation of the Language BarrierMTV| October 21, 2016
- #NativeReads Campaign of Native Children's Literature Launches in Time to Celebrate Native American Heritage MonthMarket Wired| October 21, 2016
- New York Ed Officials May Ask For $35 Million to Revamp State Tests — and Bring Back Foreign-Language Regents ExamsChalkbeat NY| October 20, 2016
Ideas for Families
Part II of the series on informational text will first provide an overview of what close reading is and could mean for ELLs, including some definitions of close reading. Then I’ll present the role of background knowledge, which is a major consideration with teaching ELLs close reading, and share some recommended resources.