English Math Content Lesson Idea: Video


Find it in This free tool is a great choice for introducing students to a number line that you can customize to fit their needs at http://www.simplek12.com/math/use-interactive-number-line/

Teaching Math in Context and Getting Learners College and Career Ready


An example of how to do this in 21 Real World Math Lessons for High School Students at http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2017/05/21-real-world-math-lessons-for-high.html?m=1

English Learner Math and Science Engagement Resources



This website provides quick access to educator resources to support all students’ simultaneous doing and talking science and mathematics.

Find at http://stem4els.wceruw.org/index.html

Videos: What Is It Like to Learn Math In a Different Language?


Great resources for English learners.  Videos and more at http://blog.mindresearch.org/blog/ell-math-lesson-in-another-language

Learning English


Here is a little humor pointing to the importance of teaching discipline-pecific content language:


EL Implications: To Teach Math, Study Reading Instruction


Success in math highly depends on understanding English.  We already know this but do other teachers know?  Read more in “To Teach Math, Study Reading Instruction” at http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2015/04/01/to-teach-math-study-reading-instruction.html?cmp=ENL-EU-NEWS2

The Importance of Teaching the Language of Math


Reblogged from: https://theconversation.com/are-our-kids-failing-in-maths-because-they-cant-read-23403
Are our kids failing in maths because they can’t read? Read this important article!

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