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1 T H A N K Y O U !

2 Charlie Robinson Charlie

3 Cognitive Academic Language Learning Approach Shifting the focus from teaching to learning

4 Academic Needs of English Language Learners Develop academic vocabulary Develop academic vocabulary Read to acquire new information Read to acquire new information Understand information presented orally Understand information presented orally Participate in classroom discussions Participate in classroom discussions Write to communicate their knowledge and ideas Write to communicate their knowledge and ideas

5 Why implement CALLA? Promotes academic and linguistic development Promotes academic and linguistic development Benefits diverse students Benefits diverse students Emphasizes higher level thinking Emphasizes higher level thinking Documented effectiveness Documented effectiveness Motivates students Motivates students

6 Teaching Academic Language and Literacy Develop language across the curriculum Develop language across the curriculum Focus on literacy in all subjects Focus on literacy in all subjects Link to prior linguistic knowledge and skills Link to prior linguistic knowledge and skills Provide balanced instruction Provide balanced instruction

7 The 5 Steps of CALLA Preparation Preparation Presentation Presentation Practice Practice Evaluation Evaluation Expansion Expansion

8 PREPARATION Provide overview and objectives Provide overview and objectives Elicit students prior knowledge Elicit students prior knowledge Develop vocabulary Develop vocabulary Help students make connections Help students make connections Remind students to use the learning strategies they know Remind students to use the learning strategies they know

9 PRESENTATION Address different learning preferences Address different learning preferences Model reading and writing processes explicitly Model reading and writing processes explicitly Explain learning strategies Explain learning strategies Discuss connections to students prior knowledge Discuss connections to students prior knowledge

10 PRACTICE Use interactive activities Use interactive activities Use authentic content and language tasks Use authentic content and language tasks Ask students to use learning strategies Ask students to use learning strategies

11 EVALUATION Student metacognition Student metacognition Self-assessment Self-assessment Teachers evaluate students achievement Teachers evaluate students achievement

12 EXPANSION Students apply what they have learned to their own lives Students apply what they have learned to their own lives Students extend their understanding to other content areas Students extend their understanding to other content areas Students relate new information to their own experience Students relate new information to their own experience

13 Integrating Content, Language, and Learning Strategies

14 CALLA instruction is... Learner-centered Learner-centered Metacognitive Metacognitive Supportive Supportive Focused Focused

15 Research Base Jim Cummins, University of Toronto BICSCALP Basic Interpersonal Communication Skills Cognitive Academic Language Proficiency Conversational fluency Grade-appropriate academic proficiency

16 Predicting Skimming for the Main Idea Taking Notes Classification

17 CALLA MODEL Cognitive Academic Language Learning Approach Insures Success

18 SIOP Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol Teachers Actions vs. Students Actions

19 The clean, simple layout of the Teachers Edition makes it easy to work within the SIOP model S.I.O.P. Model Preparation Building Background Comprehensible Input Strategies Interaction Practice/Application Lesson Delivery Review/Assessment Unit Objectives How About You? Model the Strategy Scaffolding Reading Summaries Putting It All Together Reaching All Students Check Your Knowledge Shining Star Lesson Plan

20 The clean, simple layout of Shining Star makes it easy to work with SIOP. K. E. Grayson


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