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Check out these tips for educators as well as resources to share with ELL parents.
Take a look at these booklists by topic for kids and young adults celebrating Hispanic Heritage! (Illustration by Yuyi Morales)
- Duncan, Weingarten Urge Greater Investment in Latino EducationEducation Week| October 08, 2015
- Dismayed by Struggling Aurora Public Schools, A New Coalition Demands Change Colorado Public Radio| October 08, 2015
- The Surreal Reasons Girls Are Disappearing In El SalvadorNPR| October 08, 2015
- Our Latino Heritage: Profiles of U.S. HispanicsNBC News| October 07, 2015
Ideas for Families
We’d like to start off the new year by sharing an example for developing text dependent questions for ELLs in the middle grades. We have selected a 6th-8th grade exemplar text in the category of Informational Texts: Science, Mathematics and Technology titled “The Evolution of the Grocery Bag” by Henry Petroski.