Highland Literacy have posted resources page links for Google Read and Write.
This is a great Google extension for EAL learners (and pupils with literacy difficulties) with many tools to support pupils learning, all in one place: a reader, a translator, a PDF reader/annotator, predictive text and many more.
Follow the link below to discover what they all do.
A number of training opportunities have become available for teachers during the current Covid 19 situation. Please follow the link below.
SCILT Training Opportunities
Good link to a CPD session hosted by LALCO (Language and Literacy Research Group) looking at:-
- Teachers’ beliefs about meeting the literacy needs of pupils learning English as an additional language
- Bilingualism and (bi)literacy: myths, facts and challenges
- Early reading in languages other than English: similarities, differences and transfer
- Multi-contextual vocabulary instruction for children learning English as an additional language
You can also sign up to the network to access future resources and research findings.