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In this must-read guide, experts Nancy Cloud, Fred Genesee, and Else Hamayan lay out a research-based yet practical and accessible approach to reading and writing instruction for ELLs. Designed for ELL teachers, mainstream teachers, and reading specialists, the book offers an excellent foundation on what we know about literacy development in ELLs before offering numerous classroom strategies on topics such as: emergent literacy in a second language; helping ELLs become biliterate; academic language and literacy; connecting reading and writing; and assessment.
This guide provides excellent, detailed information about the day-to-day challenges that secondary ELLs & their teachers face, from mastering academic language and content to navigating graduation requirements. Filled with strategies for language, literacy, and content instruction, the book also provides helpful information about social and emotional needs of adolescent ELLs, effective guidance counseling, and supporting ELLs in the mainstream classroom.