If you have access to Pen Pal here are a few ideas for using it from Essex County Council.
1001 Ideas for using Penpal
Here is a list of useful websites for EAL pupils. You can search under the different levels of English, Primary, Secondary etc. If anyone has any sites that they think would be useful additions, please contact the EAL team to add them, thanks.
websites for EAL
EAL Highland have developed some Smartboard Resources to support Teddy Talk and Big Bear Banter activities. Sadly, the file type cannot be imported into the Blog so if you would like a copy of any of these please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with your email address and which resource you would like to see and he will send it on as an attachment.
If anyone develops their own Smartboard resources then please share with Peter. Thanks.
- Elmer’s Colours
- The Very Hungry Caterpillar
- Daily Routines
Teddy Talk is a structured language development programme for EAL pupils in nursery schools. It is adapted from the original CHAT (Communication , Help and Awareness Team) programme provided by… Find out more »
Language of the Month is a fantastic interactive video website created by Newbury Park Primary school that celebrates the diverse languages in our schools today. You can use it to listen to children speak clearly in their home languages, and as the basis for a host of extension activities.
For a plethora of teaching and learning ideas based around the website here’s a great support booklet.
Or for something rapid, here’s 10 Quick Activities for Language of the Month.