Robin Sherman

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Creation Apps for the One iPad Classroom

Every elementary school teacher in our district just received an iPad! What fun we have had learning how to use our new devices and finding new apps. …

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R Controlled Sight Word Lists

I have combined all of my r-controlled sight word lists below. You will find them in an easy to print .pdf for your convenience. Practice these sight …

Click here to support Gator, Gator, Second Grader project organized by Linda Foster Radke

Reviews for "Gator, Gator, Second Grader"...<p>“Gator, Gator, Second Grader (Classroom Pet…Or Not?) addresses a concern that many animal educators now …

Difficulties Arising in ESL Classrooms Due to Cultural Bias

slide 1 of 3<p>Cultural Bias in the Classroom<p>One of the most important aspects for an ESL teacher to keep in mind is that different cultures have …

Teaching

Border Children: ‘They Don’t Speak English, but They Understand Hate’

<b>By Amy Goodman with Denis Moynihan</b><p>Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas put a prominent, public face on the immigration crisis this …

Is Education for Pre-K–5 ELs Equitable? (Part 2)

In my last blog, I talked about the inequities of the learning environment for English learners. This discussion included class size, grouping, the …

Education

5 Things You Might Not Know About English Language Learners

Interesting Facts and Classroom Strategies for ELLs<p>It’s no secret that the number of English Language Learners (ELLs) in the United States is …

How Culture Affects the Way ESL Students Read English

<b>Guest Post by Dr. Eugenia Krimmel</b><p>Even though the text is in English, English Language Learners (ELLs) are reading it through culturally patterned …

Fastest Growing Group of Migrants Arriving at Border: Children Under 12

The images of very young children detained in U.S. Border Patrol facilities after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border on their own are searing. We've …