Academic Language in Diverse Classrooms: Mathematics, Grades 3–5

Promoting Content and Language Learning

by Margo Gottlieb, Gisela Ernst-Slavit

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ISBNs
  • 1452278083
  • 9781452234823
  • 9781452278087
  • 9781452278056

Make every student fluent in the language of learning.

The Common Core and ELD standards provide pathways to academic success through academic language. Using an integrated Curricular Framework, districts, schools and professional learning communities can:

  • Design and implement thematic units for learning
  • Draw from content and language standards to set targets for all students
  • Examine standards-centered materials for academic language
  • Collaborate in planning instruction and assessment within and across lessons
  • Consider linguistic and cultural resources of the students
  • Create differentiated content and language objectives
  • Delve deeply into instructional strategies involving academic language
  • Reflect on teaching and learning
  • SAGE Publications; February 2013
  • ISBN: 9781452278087
  • Edition: 1
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
  • Title: Academic Language in Diverse Classrooms: Mathematics, Grades 3–5
  • Author: Margo Gottlieb; Gisela Ernst-Slavit
  • Imprint: Corwin
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1452278083
  • 9781452234823
  • 9781452278087
  • 9781452278056

In The Press

“With growing numbers of English Language Learners in our classrooms, teachers need to be able to help students as they learn academic vocabulary and concepts. This series offers teachers a practical support, complete with abundant rubrics and detailed plans for teaching math vocabulary!”