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Colorado Reading First ELL Resources

The following documents outline the current research related to teaching reading to English Language Learners (ELL) and offer guidance on how to best meet the education needs of this growing population of students. A list of additional resources are included below.

September 2008 Effective Instruction of ELL - Day 1 - Erin Chaparro
November 2008 Effective Instruction of ELL - Day 2 - Erin Chaparro February 2009 Effective Instruction of ELL - Day 3 - Erin Chaparro

Teaching Reading to ELL Students: Information and Resources includes a brief overview of the research points on teaching reading to ELLs, information on language trends in Colorado, Colorado's state guidelines regarding ELL Students and CSAP testing, and a list of additional resources.

Oregon Reading First and ELLs This comprehensive document from the Oregon Reading First Center outlines key concepts and principles related to teaching reading to ELLs. Click here for a summary of this document.

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