Many English language learners (ELLs) require extra support to become successful writers. This book helps teachers understand the unique needs of ELLs and promote their achievement by adapting the effective instructional methods teachers already know. Engaging and accessible, the book features standards-based lesson planning ideas, examples of student work, and 15 reproducible worksheets, rubrics, and other useful materials. It describes ways to combine instruction in core skills with ample opportunities to write and revise in different genres. Invaluable guidance is provided for assessing ELLs' writing development at different grade levels and language proficiency levels.A graphic organizer and an example of causeaeffect writing can be found in Figures 5.9 (page 102) and 5.10 (page 103), ... claim, provide examples or details that illustrate the reasoning, and provide reasons and opinions for counterclaims.
|Title||:||Writing Instruction and Assessment for English Language Learners K-8|
|Author||:||Susan Lenski, Frances Verbruggen|
|Publisher||:||Guilford Press - 2010-04-22|