Posted on 04/07/2015 at 07:25 AM by Liz Determan
Colorin Colorado is a bilingual site for families and educators of English Language Learners.
In this site, teachers who work with English as a second language learners will find ESL and ELL reading/writing skill building children’s books, stories, activities, ideas, and strategies to help PreK-3, 4-8, and 9-12 students to learn to read.
In this site one can also find excellent ideas regarding ELL Resources for Educations with topics on New Referrals, Getting Started, ELL Placement and Assessments, ELL Instruction, Professional Development, Parent Outreach and articles that offer insights into successful approaches to working with ELLs from research-based classroom ideas to interviews with expert teachers.
This site also offers a multiplicity of information from Common Core and ELLs to ELL Topics from A-Z, ELL Research and Reports, Free Guides and Toolkits, Webcasts, etc. appropriate for Educators, Administrators, Librarians, and Families.
This is a great site to browse and get some ideas that may be helpful to you when needing information about working with this population of students.