Resources for Teachers
Teachers, did you know that the EL Department has a variety of resources that you are welcome to use for your own lessons?
you would like to check-out any of these resources, please contact the
EL Teacher responsible for your school. Here's a small list of things we
Simple Spanish Phrases (Praise, Aptitude, and Concerns) when speaking or writing to students and parents: Spanish Teacher Companion
English to a Beat
and songs for language learning- a fresh approach to teaching oral
language, grammar, vocabulary, and writing. We have MANY cultural books
to choose from. It also comes with a CD of the song that corrolates with
the book. Ideal for small groups (we have many copies of each book).
have 6 Leap Pads that are available for you to use. We have also
included a list of books that you may use with the Leap Pads.
Ideal for EL students, these dictionaries offer not only the meaning as a reference, but a picture too!
IDEAS for Literature
Leveled books for EL students- focuses on grammar and writing
Funny and informative books about basic math and grammar skills
Graphic Novels- These
are ideal for high school EL students who are studying Shakespeare or
other novels. They re-tell the story in the form of a comic book. This
allows students to have a better visual of what's happening in the
List of Novels Available:
Romeo & Juliet
The Scarlett Letter
Red Badge of Courage
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Picture books without text
you can see, we have MANY books that your students might be interested
in. Please let us know if you have a topic you are working on in class.
We can try to find a book that might help your student. We also have
leisure reads in several different languages.
Hot Dots Jr.-Great
for kindergarten and 1st grade. We have the following Hot Dot games:
Beginning Phonics, Numbers & Counting, and Patterns & Sequencing
Vocabulary Sort Game- Sort cards by vehicles, animals, home, and foods
CVC cards and letter tiles
Compound Word Flipchart
Alphabet Soup Sorters