- Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy Group Holds Annual Thanksgiving Celebration in BostonWWLP| November 22, 2017
- U.S. Cancels Program For Recent Haitian Immigrants; They Must Leave By 2019NPR| November 22, 2017
- House Republicans Have a Little-Known Plan to Raise Taxes on Teachers By $2 BillionThe Washington Post| November 22, 2017
- For Many Puerto Ricans, College Plans Washed Away With Hurricane MariaNPR| November 20, 2017
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.