- Majority of English-Learner Students Are Born in the United States, Analysis FindsEducation Week| December 09, 2016
- Learning a Foreign Language Revealed a World I Never Knew ExistedPBS NewsHour| December 09, 2016
- Student Photography Project Tells Refugee StoriesThe Advocate-Messenger (KY)| December 09, 2016
- A New Library Card for Rep. John Lewis | Picture of the WeekSchool Library Journal| December 09, 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.