Published on October 31, 2007
Learning English: Learning English This slideshow shows various teaching and learning strategies we use. Students are working on “Make and Breaks” in the first several slides. These are sequencing activities where they are given pieces of expository text and then have to put them in order. Using Computers & Reading Books At Home: Using Computers & Reading Books At Home Many immigrant families at our school are provided computers and home DSL service so they can use the Internet to study English. In addition to receiving computers, families are also given personal libraries provided to them by the Davis (CA) Friends of the Library. VIDEO GAMES: VIDEO GAMES Students work in groups playing online video games. They read copies of the game instructions, called “Walkthroughs,” to help each other succeed.