Participants in this e-course will learn how the balanced literacy components of phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary and comprehension to work into a balanced reading, writing, listening and speaking curriculum geared specifically for ENLs. Research-based strategies that engage effective instruction, as guided by sound scaffolding techniques, work seamlessly into successful balanced literacy programs when applied intentionally - participants will learn all of this, and more. Ancillary materials for immediate implementation will include rubrics, checklists, lesson plans and strategy guides.
Plan and implement with the balanced literacy components as leveraged for ENLs
Use reading, writing, listening and speaking strategies to effectively scaffold student learning
Develop the skill and ability to leverage online and off-site resources to teach using balanced literacy strategies and techniques