Teaching Language And Content To Linguistically And Culturally Diverse Students

Teaching Language And Content To Linguistically And Culturally Diverse Students

by Yu Ren Dong
     
 

ISBN-10: 1593110898

ISBN-13: 9781593110895

Pub. Date: 09/05/2000

Publisher: Information Age Publishing, Inc.

Dong's (Queens College, CUNY) practical text is written for high school content teachers, preservice teachers, college faculty involved in pre-service and in-service teacher preparation programs, curriculum developers, and policy makers in teacher education. The text combines teaching principles with concrete ideas and strategies for teaching content subject matter…  See more details below

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Dong's (Queens College, CUNY) practical text is written for high school content teachers, preservice teachers, college faculty involved in pre-service and in-service teacher preparation programs, curriculum developers, and policy makers in teacher education. The text combines teaching principles with concrete ideas and strategies for teaching content subject matter knowledge to diverse ESL students. Biology, global studies, English literature, and math are used as content examples throughout the text, but the principles can be applied to other content areas. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781593110895
Publisher:
Information Age Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
09/05/2000
Series:
Language Studies in Education
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.69(d)

Table of Contents

Dedication
Acknowledgments
Credits
Introduction
1Second-Language Acquisition for Adolescents1
2Listening to English-Language Learners' Stories and Adjusting Teaching to their Backgrounds and Needs19
3Assessing and Evaluating ELL Students' in Mainstream Classes41
4Tapping into English-Language Learners' Prior Knowledge67
5Teaching Disciplinary Specific Vocabulary to English-language learners97
6Second Language Reading Instruction in Mainstream Classes125
7Second Language Writing Instruction in Mainstream Classes167
8Second Language Listening/Speaking Instruction in Mainstream Classes207
App. ATopic Oriented Mathematical Non-fiction Reading229
App. BMulticultural Literature233
App. CESL Related Internet Resources239
References241
Subject Index255

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