Part 1: Teaching Academic Subjects to English Learners

Each chapter webpage provides links to pages for every topic listed. On the topic page, a brief narrative summary provides an overview and then major subtopics are listed as headings, with links to outside resources.

Introduction:   Educating English Learners in Mainstream Classrooms

Chapter 1:   Narrowing the Classroom Communication Gap for Academic Subjects

Chapter 2:   Teaching Gero About American Symbols: Academic Vocabulary in Social Studies

Chapter 3:   Teaching Edith About the Earth’s Rotation: Inquiry-Based Science and Language Development

Chapter 4:   Teaching Tasir to Map Data: Project-Based Learning and the Use of Technology

Chapter 5:   Teaching Edgar Algebra: The Challenge of Word Problems in Math