- Assessment Strategies for English-Language LearnersEducation Week| May 24, 2021
- Highly Recommended: "I Sang You Down from the Stars"American Indians in Children's Literature| May 24, 2021
- Multilingual Learners Faced Unique Challenges in Distance Learning. Educators Stepped Up with Innovative Solutions.School Library Journal| May 24, 2021
- The Case For Universal Pre-K Just Got StrongerNPR| May 20, 2021
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.