It is important to keep our ELL students in mind, especially during this time. Help them succeed with virtual instruction using these resources:

Microsoft Translator for Education

  • Free resources, tools, and how-to guides for live captioning and translation in the classroom
  • Bridge communication gaps
  • Cross-language understanding tool
  • Multilingual casual conversations to help with student integration

Microsoft Immersive

  • Increase fluency for English language learners or readers of other languages, and continue to support them as their reading levels continue to rise

Talking Points

  • Send emails and messages that translate into other languages
  • Non-profit

Colorin Colorado

  • Non-profit 
  • Multimedia project
  • Wealth of bilingual research-based information, activities, and advice for educators and families of English language learners (ELLs).

Content in Spanish and Other Languages

BrainPOP ELL

  • Cross product content
  • Create lesson plans and activities that are in line with the standards of the World-class Instructional Design and Assessment 

ESL Cyber Listening Lab

  • Online English listening comprehension quizzes and activities 

Newsela

  • Spanish language nonfiction leveled texts
  • Adjustable lexiles for differentiation

Common Lit Espanol

  • Spanish language leveled texts