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Resource Event: Ep. 2

Charts and Infographics

Identifying CALS in text

In OALN’s webinar ep. 2 (2020) Emily Galloway presented a tool for identifying core academic language skills (CALS) in text. You can read more about CALS in Uccelli, P., & Phillips Galloway, E. (2017). Academic Language Across Content Areas.

Charts and Infographics

Four hallmarks of instruction that builds language skills

In OALN’s webinar ep. 2 (2020) Emily Galloway presented the four hallmarks of instruction that builds language skills: Read a variety of texts that feature big ideas and rich content. Examples of readings. Who are refugees and migrants? What makes people leave homes By Mikal Rosen & Amer Young Flying

A Series of Topic Briefs

“These briefs are designed to aid New York State educators in implementing the NYS Next Generation Learning Standards; complement and support the Next Generation Standards and related documents;  offer an expansion and deeper explanation of concepts embedded in the Standards, Introduction, and Preface; and provide additional guidance to the field

Uccelli & Galloway (2017) Academic Language Across Content Areas

Uccelli, P., & Phillips Galloway, E. (2017). Academic Language Across Content Areas: Lessons From an Innovative Assessment and From Students’ Reflections About Language. Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy: A Journal from the International Reading Association, 60(4), 395–404. https://doi.org/10.1002/jaal.553  

Intervention

Word Gen

“Word Generation emphasizes 21st century learning goals, such as using academic language, developing an argument, reasoning analytically, reading to find evidence, reviewing data, discussing various perspectives, engaging in debate, and expressing well-reasoned positions in writing” (https://www.serpinstitute.org/wordgen-weekly).

Intervention

Strategic Adolescent Reading Intervention (STARI)

“STARI, our reading intervention program, is a literature-focused, Tier II intervention for students in grades 6-9 who read two or more years below grade level” (https://www.serpinstitute.org/stari).

Classroom Resources

EDSITEment

“EDSITEment offers free resources for teachers, students, and parents searching for high-quality K-12 humanities education materials in the subject areas of history and social studies, literature and language arts, foreign languages, arts, and culture.” (https://edsitement.neh.gov/)