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           Hi everyone!  I have added this page to provide you with some information / websites that might be helpful to you.  Please feel free to make suggestions for me to improve this page and help you as best I can. 
Thank you!                                                                                                                                               
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*Dear Teacher ~ "Promises" poem & "You Matter" video  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7FHdHUzRnms

~ http://www.pdesas.org/   (Standards Aligned System)
             ~ http://www.pdesas.org/CMap/CFramework      (Curriculum Framework)
             ~ http://www.pdesas.org/module/sas/curriculumframework/elloverlay.aspx          (EL Overlay)
             ~ http://www.pdesas.org/Standard/CommonCore                                     (Common Core Standards)
             ~ http://ell.eslportalpa.info/how-to-use/     (EL Differentiation Tool for help with lesson planning)

~ https://wida.wisc.edu/ (ESL State Assessment)
            - Helpful sections:  Click on "Assess" or "Teach".
              Look for the Can Do descriptors!
            ~ http://wida.us/standards/eld.aspx  (English Language Development Standards)

           ~ English Learner Tool Kit   (ESL Toolkit)
http://www.tesol.org/ (TESOL Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages)
            - ESL Standards for Pre-K-12 Students, Online Edition Documents

            (Teaching Channel - Middle School English Language Learner Video Series)

~ http://www.cal.org/topics/ell/  (Center for Applied Linguistics)

http://www.totalparticipationtechniques.com  (Persida and William Himmele's website)
You can follow Persida on pinterest by clicking on either of the following links.

http://prezi.com/4lr1kirojedn/chats-a-unit-on-landforms/ (Prezi showing Total Participation Techniques in action!)
~ http://www.transact.com/ (TransACT homepage, training video, and login)
            - Our access to translated documents!  Please contact me if you would like to learn more about this excellent resource.
~ http://www.tolerance.org/tdsi (Teaching Tolerance Magazine, Teaching Diverse Students Initiative)
http://www.readingrockets.org/audience/teachers/ (Teaching Reading, ideas for educators and families)
       ~ http://www.bookweekonline.com/for-teachers  (Children's Book Week in May) 
       ~ This site also has a link for http://www.adlit.org (Adolescent Literacy, for parents of children in grades 4-12)
       ~ This site also has a link for www.ColorinColorado.org (a bilingual site for families and educators of English language learners)
                ~ http://www.colorincolorado.org/educators/teaching/writing_ells (writing strategies for English language learners)
              ~ http://www.colorincolorado.org/blog  (Blog on the Common Core State Standards and English Language Learners)
~ http://collinsed.com/resources.htm (Collins Writing Program - free resources)
~ http://readwritethink.org (resources in reading and language arts instruction)                                                                      
http://www.rif.org (Reading is Fundamental)
~ http://www.storylineonline.net/ (videos of celebrities reading children's books with animated illustrations)
            *Click on "All Stories" near the bottom of the page to see all of the books that are available!
            *(Go to our page, "Websites for Students",  for more sites like this one!)*
~ http://www.spellingcity.com/teachers-overview.html (vocabulary and spelling ideas)

http://www.nextgenscience.org/teachers (Next Generation Science Standards)
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