Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
0
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
ELL presentation
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

ELL presentation

540

Published on

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
540
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
2
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. ELL ContentPresentationLori S. CrumEDTECH541
  • 2. Problem Statement Teachers face the challenge of a large population that does not speak English and have high transient rates. For this large population, becoming proficient in a new language is a very difficult transition. Students learning a new language need as much language support as possible. English language learner (ELL) students need a variety of language experiences. They need to hear language, write language, speak language and read language.
  • 3. Strategy Computers can play an integral part in providing ELL students with valuable language experiences as they learn a new language. Computer-assisted instruction (CAI) can be a supplemental teaching tool for teaching English language learners.
  • 4. Internet for Instruction howjsay.com- very neat website that will pronounce words for ELL students
  • 5. Internet for Instruction Internet Picture Dictionary- great for younger ELL learners. Show a picture of the word in addition to correct spelling. Also has instructional games.
  • 6. Internet for Instruction Breaking News English- site that offers current events articles and exercises to improve reading comprehension
  • 7. Problem Statement ELL students are going to need computer skills in order to become employable members of the workforce.
  • 8. Strategy Why not incorporate computer skills such as Word and Excel at any early age, especially when they can help them develop their language skills at the same time.
  • 9. Tool Software Microsoft Excel: Fun with Math for ESL teachers and students- Seven page Word document with basic instructional tips on how to teach Excel to ELL students. Document also provides project ideas for ELL students using Excel. Paste link into browser to download file.http://www.ccsf.edu/Resources/Faculty/shovane s/documents/MicrosoftExcel.doc
  • 10. Tool Software Excel, PowerPoint, Websites and Wiki Projects for ESL Students and Their Teachers!-Projects using Word for ESL Beginning Literacy, Beginning Low and Beginning High ESL students Paste link into browser to download file. esl.adultinstruction.org/documents/Hando utrev_000.doc.
  • 11. Tool Software EFL/ESL Lessons Using PowerPoint-Not a student use of tool software, but a good resource for educators so I included it anyhow. Vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar and punctuation lessons for educators with beginning ESL students.
  • 12. Problem Statement Much like multiplication facts, your ABC’s, addition and subtraction, language development is improved by repetition which can be dull and uninteresting.
  • 13. Strategy Utilize computer vocabulary games to develop language skills. You get the drill and practice in a more entertaining form.
  • 14. Instructional Software www.manythings.org- This website is for people studying English as a Second Language or English as a Foreign Language. There are quizzes, word games, word puzzles, slang expressions, anagrams, a random-sentence generator and other computer assisted language learning activities.
  • 15. Instructional Software ESL Games World- ESL fun games for teachers and students
  • 16. Instructional Software www.englishclub.c om- vocabulary games such as hangman, crosswords, jumbled words, and matching games.
  • 17. Problem Statement SpecialELL software can be expensive for school districts to buy at a time with major budgetary struggles.
  • 18. Strategy There are multiple types of productivity software available on the Internet that are free of charge.
  • 19. Productivity Software Audacity- Audacity is free, open source software for recording and editing sounds. It is available for Mac and Windows operating systems. Click on link to view YouTube video of how Audacity can be used in the ELL Classroom
  • 20. Productivity Software Quizlet- make flashcards to help your students learn vocabulary
  • 21. Productivity Software ELL Lesson Plans  http://www.rong-chang.com/lsnplan.htm  http://www.tefl.net/esl-lesson-plans/  http://www.englishclub.com/esl-lesson- plans/index.htm  http://school.discoveryeducation.com/schr ockguide/world/worldrw.html#foreign  http://www.internet4classrooms.com/esl.ht m
  • 22. Hear It Odeo- A creative and free way to record and share audio. You can record audio and then share it with your Odeo contacts, by email, or by placing it in a Channel for all the world to hear. Pure Voice- Computer software for creating language sound files. Pratt- software program that uses phonetics to teach pronunciation
  • 23. Write It 4esl.org- Grammar and vocabulary quizzes, tests, exercises and puzzles to help you learn English as a Second Language (ESL). The Center for Writing Studies- This easy to use site explains English grammar with examples to help your understand it better. English Grammar Online 4U- This site provides English grammar reference and exercises to help you limit your English grammar and writing mistakes.
  • 24. Speak It Conversation Questions- This site has an extensive list of conversation questions about almost any topic you can think of. Use the questions in conversation to learn about the other people. Telephoning English- The information found on this site provides speaking and conversation skills for Advanced level ESL students. ESL Discussions.com- Students can form discussion groups for independent speaking practice.
The speaking activities are on everyday themes and other topics.
  • 25. Read It Awesome Stories- a collection of interesting articles with vocabulary words linked to images for easier comprehension Learn English Vocabulary- This site provided a collection of interactive visual activities for all levels of ESL students. Have fun matching the vocabulary words with pictures. This is a great way to remember the meaning of words. flesl.net :: reading directory- Read and listen to paired stories and then answer multiple choice and vocabulary questions to check your understanding.
  • 26. Resources http://www.ccsf.edu/Resources/Teaching _ESL_Using_Technology/resources.htm http://www.eslteachingandtechnology.c om/

×