ELL Support and Additional Resources
The following sites can be accessed from home to continue building Language skills while we are doing distance learning.
BrainPOP ELL is a web-based English language learning program comprised of short, animated movies as well as games, quizzes, and interactive features. It encompasses the four main language skills: listening, speaking, reading, and writing.
Unite for literacy is an online portal with free digital picture books printed in English but with narration available in over 40 languages, including Tagalog, Samoan, and other common EL home languages.
Games to Learn English offers several high-quality language-learning games for honing both your grammar and vocabulary knowledge.
With all games, you can choose specific categories to study. For example, with vocabulary-focused games, you can choose to study body parts, animals, etc. With grammar-based games, you can work with sentence patterns such as the conditional “if,” the future tense (“going to ~”), etc.
This website has interactive games and printable worksheets. Improve your English skills with a range of interactive English games covering topics such as reading, writing, grammar and vocabulary.