The Writing Process can be challenging for a lot of ESL students. The following presentation is very visual and helps students understand the parts of the process. I usually ask students to glue the second slide in their writing journal. I also post all the slides on a bulletin board in my classroom since I […]

In my previous post about the usage of a word wall to teach math vocabulary, I stated that word walls are a great supporting tool for English language learners. I added that they can be made for any unit of study including math and science. To create a word wall, you have to  have a list of most common […]

Word walls are a great supporting tool for English language learners. They can be made for any unit of study including math and science. This year, my colleagues and I have focused on effective Math vocabulary instruction in Grade 4. We created lists of most common vocabulary words for geometry, measurement and fractions and put each on word on […]