language element jigsaw syntax language element
This is a two part assignment:
Part 1- Research your language element (Syntax). Explore what it is and how it may be challenging for English learners.
Create a slide show (which I will with the needed information you submit for the following questions below).
- What is this/these elements of language?
- What are some examples of this/these element(s) of language?
- What are some of the challenges that English learners face in this area?
- Citations for references you used for your research.
Titles of textbooks and article for the course. (Use these and can use outside sources as well)
EchevarrÃa, J., Vogt, M. E., & Short, D. J. (2016). Making content comprehensible for English learners: The SIOP model (5th ed.). Boston, MA: Pearson Education.
Wright, W. E. (2015). Foundations for teaching English language learners: Research, theory, policy, and practice (2nd ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Caslon Publishing.
Billings, E., & Walqui, A. (n.d.). Topic Brief 4: The Zone of Proximal Development: An Affirmative Perspective in Teaching ELLs/MLLs (Links to an external site.). Retrieved from http://www.nysed.gov/bilingual-ed/topic-brief-4-zo…