Great Tools for ELL Students   Visuals     Videos   Educational Online games       and   Slide Shows
VISUALS <ul><li>Imagine not knowing English very well and </li></ul><ul><li>coming a across the word “precipitation” in a ...
VISUALS <ul><li>Now imagine your teacher is teaching you about “precipitation” using the visuals below. </li></ul>Rain Sno...
IMPORTANCE/BENIFITS of VISUALS <ul><li>Stimulates visual senses </li></ul><ul><li>Makes words, ideas, and task more compre...
Videos <ul><li>Using videos is also another great tool. You can go beyond teaching threw text and provide a visual experie...
Some BENIFITS  of Videos <ul><li>Provides audio and visual comprehensible input </li></ul><ul><li>Can show real life appli...
Educational Online games <ul><li>Students love playing computer games no matter the age. Why not take advantage of that an...
Some Benefits of Educational Online Games <ul><li>Combines fun and learning </li></ul><ul><li>Having fun means more engage...
Slide Shows <ul><li>Slide shows are also a great tool. It can provide visual and audio input.  </li></ul><ul><li>Sites wit...
<ul><li>Flickr Photo creators </li></ul><ul><li>* CarboNYC (David Goehring) </li></ul><ul><li>* Lachian Hardy </li></ul><u...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Tools for Teaching ELL'S

188

Published on

Tech class assignment

Published in: Education
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
188
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
4
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Transcript of "Tools for Teaching ELL'S"

  1. 1. Great Tools for ELL Students Visuals Videos Educational Online games and Slide Shows
  2. 2. VISUALS <ul><li>Imagine not knowing English very well and </li></ul><ul><li>coming a across the word “precipitation” in a </li></ul><ul><li>book or hearing it during a lesson. </li></ul><ul><li>You have no visuals and no other reference. </li></ul><ul><li>Your teacher just continues lecturing. </li></ul><ul><li>Do you think you would be confused? </li></ul>
  3. 3. VISUALS <ul><li>Now imagine your teacher is teaching you about “precipitation” using the visuals below. </li></ul>Rain Snow Hail Do you think you would have a clearer understanding now?
  4. 4. IMPORTANCE/BENIFITS of VISUALS <ul><li>Stimulates visual senses </li></ul><ul><li>Makes words, ideas, and task more comprehensible </li></ul><ul><li>Motivates and engages </li></ul><ul><li>Makes language more memorable </li></ul>Examples of When to Use Them <ul><li>When teaching key vocabulary </li></ul><ul><li>Giving instructions for a task </li></ul><ul><li>Building on prior knowledge </li></ul><ul><li>During any content lesson </li></ul><ul><li>AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE </li></ul>
  5. 5. Videos <ul><li>Using videos is also another great tool. You can go beyond teaching threw text and provide a visual experience that can be memorable and stimulating. It can also keep your students from falling asleep in your class. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Some BENIFITS of Videos <ul><li>Provides audio and visual comprehensible input </li></ul><ul><li>Can show real life application of topic </li></ul><ul><li>More appealing to the technological generation </li></ul>educational video resources <ul><li>Subscription required </li></ul><ul><li>http://streaming.discoveryeducation.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>www. learn360 .com/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.brainpop.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.powermediaplus.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>Free </li></ul><ul><li>www.pbs.org/video </li></ul><ul><li>www.schooltube.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.teachertube.com </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.watchknow.org/ </li></ul>
  7. 7. Educational Online games <ul><li>Students love playing computer games no matter the age. Why not take advantage of that and have your students play games that have educational benefits. There are tons of free game sites out there for all content areas and language development. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Some Benefits of Educational Online Games <ul><li>Combines fun and learning </li></ul><ul><li>Having fun means more engaged </li></ul><ul><li>Encourages kids to practice drills </li></ul><ul><li>Incorporates technology into the learning process. </li></ul><ul><li>Free educational game sites for ELL </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.arcademicskillbuilders.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.english-online.org.uk/games/gamezone2.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.englishmedialab.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.marks-english-school.com/games.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.quia.com/shared/esl/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.apples4theteacher.com/esl-games/spanish/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.mrshurleysesl.com/englishpractice.html  Link to a list of interactive sites </li></ul>
  9. 9. Slide Shows <ul><li>Slide shows are also a great tool. It can provide visual and audio input. </li></ul><ul><li>Sites with premade educational Slide shows </li></ul><ul><li>www.pppst.com </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.worldofteaching.com </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.graves.k12.ky.us/powerpoints/elementary </li></ul><ul><li>http://jc-schools.net/ppt.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://its.leesummit.k12.mo.us/powerpoint.htm </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>Flickr Photo creators </li></ul><ul><li>* CarboNYC (David Goehring) </li></ul><ul><li>* Lachian Hardy </li></ul><ul><li>* Robert S. Donovon </li></ul><ul><li>All the awesome people who have provided this wonderful technology. </li></ul>
  1. A particular slide catching your eye?

    Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.

×