September 28, 2012

Language Objectives: The Key to Effective Content Area Instruction for English Learners


In this article written for Colorín Colorado, Jennifer Himmel of the Center for Applied Linguistics (CAL) provides an overview of how to use language objectives in content-area instruction for English learners. Her overview includes:

 what a language objective is
 steps that teachers can take to create language objectives
 how to implement language objectives in a general education classroom
 how to align objectives to content and language standards
 ideas and resources on how to support teachers as they become familiar with this practice.

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