Happy Halloween! Here is a short history of the holiday.
A great article on how to welcome the families of ESL students.
Having trouble creating a podcast? Here is a site that will help! SOS!
Here is a podcast I created that gives some helpful hints for helping ESL students transition into a United States school.
As an avid reader, I think it is important to instill of value of reading in all students. Here is a site that explains the challenges and importance of reading fiction with ESL students
A website that provides ESL games for students to play.
Due to some of the name regulations in Iceland a young woman is told her name is not legally recognized in the country.
A lot of times when a student is not preforming to the best of their ability, the teacher assumes they just “don’t care.” Though this may be the case for some, others can’t preform due to home life. It is important to think about these children when teaching and assessing knowledge. Maslow’s Hierarchy shows the basic needs each person must have in order to achieve the next level. This is a wonderful resource to utilize when dealing with a student that is not preforming at the recommended level.