Resources

Reproducible Classroom Resources

Collaborative Close Reading-Harriet Tubman

Close Reading Version 1

Close Reading Version 2

Modified Close Reading

Group Response to Text Graphic Organizer

Example of a Note Catcher

Vocabulary Graphic Organizer

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Lesson Planning Resources

What Can Your ELLs Do?

5 Research Based ELL Strategies by The Center of Applied Linguistics

ELL Teaching Strategies List

Grading Considerations

Integrated ELD Lesson Planner

Recommended Reading

For White Folks Who Teach in the Hood…and the Rest of Y’all Too:  Reality Pedagogy and Urban Education by Christopher Emdine  

Pedagogy of the Oppressed by Paulo Freire

Better Than Carrots and Sticks by Dominique Smith, Douglas Fisher, and Nancy Frey

Making Content Comprehensible for Secondary English Learners:  The SIOP Model by Jane Echevarria, MaryEllen Vogt, and Deborah J. Short

Fair Isn’t Always Equal:  Assessment and Grading in the Differentiated Classroom by Rick Wormeli

Content-Area Writing that Rocks…and Works! by Rebecca G. Harper