This website has a large number of bilingual glossaries for EAL pupils to use in class to support their learning. They are available in all these languages and for a number of secondary subjects.
For: Chemistry, English, Geography, History, Maths, Physics, Science, Secondary Language: Albanian, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, Dutch, English, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, Thai, Ukrainian, Urdu Purpose: Dual Language, New arrivals, Vocabulary, Word lists
Ririro’s mission to give all children in the world free access to a variety of stories. The stories can be read, downloaded and printed online and cover a wide range of topics, including animals, fantasy, science, history, diverse cultures and much more.
The stories can be read in English, Polish, Spanish, Arabic and others. (Please note that Russian and Ukrainian are NOT available. )
Click here to be taken to the Ririro website.
NHS Inform has lots of different health information (including about Covid 19) in different languages and in an Easy Read version.
Follow the link
This is a social story to support children during the Covid-19 outbreak translated into different languages.
My Hero is You
For: Parents, Primary, Secondary, SFL Language: Arabic, Chinese, English, French, German, Greek, Italian, Multilingual, Russian, Spanish, Tamil, Turkish Purpose: Health & Well Being
Talking to children about Covid 19 using talking mates, video and hand washing guidance.
Also available in many different languages
Covid 19 Guidance in 44 different languages
Here is a link to translated information from the NHS from Doctors of the World.
Use this to share with parents and older pupils.
https://www.doctorsoftheworld.org.uk/coronavirus-information/ For: Parents, Primary, Secondary, SFL Language: Arabic, Chinese, English, Farsi, French, German, Greek, Japanese, Multilingual, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Turkish Purpose: Health & Well Being
A table for secondary EAL st. udents to record key vocabulary in different subjects
Key vocabulary can be provided by subject teachers (if new to english) or by the students themselves when they start a new topic.
The table can be adaped for any language, but here are a few templates.
Blank Vocabulary Table-Chinese
Blank Vocabulary Table-A rabic
Blank Vocabulary Table -Polish
During the last school closures, many teachers used SEESAW to link up with their pupils. High numbers of EAL pupils/parents did not engage with work that was posted:
This link shows how to use translation tools in SEESAW to ensure that EAL Pupils and their parents can also link in with materials posted through the site.
https://help.seesaw.me/hc/en-us/articles/218102343-How-does-translation-work- For: Parents, Primary, SFL Language: Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Chinese, Czech, Farsi, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Latvian, Lithuanian, Malayalam, Mandarin, Nepalese, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Spanish, Tagalog, Tamil, Thai, Turkish, Urdu, Vietnamese Purpose: Dual Language
These leaflets are published by Aberdeenshire EAL Service and promote bilingualism and the benefits of maintaining and developing home languages. They are published in a number of different languages and aslo have links for further information. For: Parents, Primary, Secondary, SFL Language: Arabic, Bulgarian, Chinese, Czech, English, Hungarian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Russian, Spanish, Urdu Purpose: Dual Language
Essex County Council have produced a number of booklets with useful phrases for new pupils in a variety of languages. Can be used by teachers and pupils to ease communication and by parents to get messages across to schools and vice versa.
Available in the following languages:
For: Parents, Primary, Secondary, SFL Language: Arabic, Bulgarian, Hungarian, Italian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Mandarin, Nepalese, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese Purpose: Letters Home, Phrase books
A number of key word lists in Arabic for different subjects