Supporting EAL students in a mixed-language classroom

Support international EAL students with this collection of guidelines, strategy mats and basc language worksheets

Tes Resources Team

Supporting EAL Students In A Mixed-language Classroom

Give EAL students a head start with these  resources

Entering a classroom packed with students who have little knowledge of English is every teacher's nightmare. We know how challenging it can be to create an inclusive environment and aid those struggling with English, so we've gathered some useful resources to help you support your EAL/ESL students.

Strategies to support EAL learners

Take a look at these inclusion ideas that will boost your confidence in teaching a mixed-language class.

Inclusion strategies for Teachers
sheilasantha

Inclusion strategies for Teachers

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Teachers of EAL and SEN who would like to try different strategies in lessons would find this useful. The sheet is linked and is broken down to stages to make it easier as a reference.
Teaching and Supporting EAL
andorian

Teaching and Supporting EAL

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35 slides, with hints, activities and strategies for supporting EAL students. Also included are activities for staff training. Please note I have included some strategy mats that I've uploaded previously.
The 5 Minute EAL Student Support Plan
Peteslessontoolbox

The 5 Minute EAL Student Support Plan

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Building on Ross McGill's 5 minute lesson plan, the EAL plan is designed to reduce planning time & focus on learning for EAL students. It includes "Model Phrases" - What do you want your EAL learners to be able to say? Please tweet me for any advice or with any questions @LessonToolbox...

Equip learners with language skills

Practise basic vocabulary, classroom vocabulary and classroom verbs in English with these detailed worksheets while you immerse pupils in regular school subjects.

EAL/ESL New to School
dotty34

EAL/ESL New to School

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Ever struggled with new learners of English in the classroom? Not sure where to start? This booklet contains a selection of worksheets, games and activities for new learners of English. The 22 page booklet contain sections relating to; \- Themselves \- Their School \- Classroom Objects \-...
Classroom instructions worksheet
Tigerlearn

Classroom instructions worksheet

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ESL/EAL/TEFL worksheet for classroom instructions. Introduce the vocabulary, have students match, then find the words and fill in gaps in sentences. This is just one unit from the Tigerlearn 60 page resource pack. For a more comprehensive EAL teachers resource, get that; https://www.tes.co...

Looking for a scheme or resource pack?

Check out this resource pack which can be used as a mini-English course for your new students.

EAL New Arrivals: Scheme of Work and Resource Pack
tbarber5309

EAL New Arrivals: Scheme of Work and Resource Pack

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This book will serve as a short course for new EAL (English as an Additional Language) students who may have recently arrived in Primary or Secondary school and who may have limited or no English. Currently in Education, many schools have significant numbers of students arriving each year with limit...
ESL/EAL resource pack for English teachers.
Tigerlearn

ESL/EAL resource pack for English teachers.

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A 60 page pack of communicative activities for ESL/EAL/EFL teachers. Print off the relevant lesson and go. Loads of activities with communication built in, scaffolded activities, word recognition activities as well as reading and writing activities. Also links to videos. Topics covered: Intro...