qA 'must read' for all teachers of ELLs in mainstream and ESL classrooms...The book presents step-by-step ways to implement innovative methods and activities, emphasizing the importance of carefully planning instruction and creating a culture of collaboration in a school. I found the cross-cultural information about writing very important for understanding the interaction of native language and writing development in English.q-Carla Paciotto, EdD, Western Illinois University --Mr. Kerry was assigned to teach fifth grade after spending 8 years as a fourthgrade teacher. ... expository, and persuasive essays and that ELLs have special problems organizing writing that is non-narrative. ... Therefore, students need explicit instruction in the ways texts are organized and they need practice with all of theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Writing Instruction and Assessment for English Language Learners K-8|
|Author||:||Susan Lenski, Frances Verbruggen|
|Publisher||:||Guilford Press - 2010|