Empowering teachers to support children for whom English is an additional language

SPEAKING AND LISTENING

Encourage confident and accurate talk through the use of talk frames, paired and collaborative learning experiences 

READING

Support children's reading development through a range of strategies and resources

PARENT LINKS

Engage parents in their children's learning by keeping them informed, celebrating success and creating two-way communication

WRITING

Develop your pupils' writing skills through the use of talk strategies, explicit teaching of academic language and motivating writing tasks

HOME LANGUAGE

Support children to maintain their home language and to view it as an asset

DIFFERENTIATION

Ensure all children can access the learning through a range of effective differentiation strategies

ASSESSMENT

Effective ways to assess new arrivals and monitor progress over time

THEORY

Explore EAL theory including the early stages of learning English and the process towards fluency

ONLINE LEARNING GAMES

Explore a range of online learning games to support children's language development

COLLABORATIVE GROUP ACTIVITIES

A range of collaborative group learning experiences to encourage talk and cooperation

RESOURCES

Find resources to enhance comprehension and vocabulary extension

ONLINE AUDIO STORIES

Explore this range of online audio stories that can enable pupils to access higher levels of language