ELL MATH Teacher Resources



Worksheets and Online interactives


Free printable //mathematics// worksheets in English for //ESL// and **...**

www.mathinenglish.com/menuWorksheets.php‎
Math worksheets covering all basic topics, operations, fractions, geometry for students from grade 1 through 6! Free, printable and good!
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Khan Academy Library of FREE videos that covers K-12 math, science topics in biology, chemistry, physics plus some finance and history. The site includes practice activities with access to hints and a record of student progress.


Illuminations: Welcome to Illuminations (MATH) MUST SEE external image rating5.gif New window
Explore our library of 70 online activities that help to make math come alive in the classroom or at home. Free downlodable activities. See math lessons, standards and links.
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illuminations.nctm.org/


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Interactive math activities K-6: A very beneficial resource also for older learners who lack math or English skills.
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www.rainforestmaths.com/

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This site of interactive math activities across grade levels and math subjects/topics has won numerous awards.
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www.cut-the-knot.org/Curriculum/index.shtml



Lesson Plans, tutorials, activities


Mathpower.com - Student Tutorials for Algebra
http://www.mathpower.com/tutorial.htm

Mathpower.com - Student Tutorials for Mathematics Fundamentals
http://www.mathpower.com/tutorialfund.htm


Word Problems that Lead to Simple Linear Equations INTERACTIVE site. Examples for multiple problem types.

Linear Equation Word Problems A resource to help ELLs and other learners with converting the word problems to equations

Math Graphic Organizers Math graphic organizers with focus on writing in math. Scroll down to see the organizers designed by HS teachers at Thomas County HS.


Secondary Math Graphic Organizers Support for secondary math classes with organizers for specific math topics. Notice the scaffolding for some organizers. One with lots of support, the other blank.


Student-made Math Movies This wiki is dedicated to sharing movies about many different math topics, ALL created by students! While it is not ESL specific, it would be an engaging resource for ELLs, and great to have them make their own videos.


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Interactive Math Simulations (Gizmos). Hundreds of the web's best interactive and science activities are at ExploreLearning including the activity you are .
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www.explorelearning.com/index.cfm?method=cResource.dspResourceCatalog



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For parents, teachers and educators, there are loads of materials here for teaching and learning. Find interesting and fun stuff to help your kids, students and children to enjoy, appreciate and learn numbers, counting, arithmetic, fractions, computation, geometry, statistics, set theory, trigonomet
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www.onlinemathlearning.com/index.html

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AAA Math features a comprehensive set of interactive arithmetic lessons. Unlimited practice is available on each topic which allows thorough mastery of the concepts. A wide range of lessons (Kindergarten through Eighth grade level) enables learning or review to occur at each individual's current lev
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www.aaamath.com/


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Algebasics is a fine online mathematics instructional resource WITH SOUND that takes young and old alike through the basics of algebra. The breadth of the material is divided into sixteen sections, which begin with, "the basics," and proceed all the way to a section on applying algebra to real-world
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Dictionaries and Vocab Glossaries


Math Vocabulary This site includes Math Graphic organizers, Semantic feature analysis, word walls et.


Math Vocabulary for Dual Language Classes Vocabulary cards for early grades in multiple languages.



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This is an amazing multilingual glossary for ELL math students! Students select the letter of the alphabet, choose the language and the word.
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www.glencoe.com/sec/math/mlg/mlg.php?site=1&letter=A&language=4




Specific Strategies


Reading and Understanding Written Math Problems This resource by Colorin Colorado provides math strategies plus multiple links to great math resources for ELLs.


Math Sentence Frame WIKIThe purpose of this WIKI is to provide California K-12 teachers of mathematics with an online resource for using sentence frames as a strategy for the development of the oral language of mathematics.

General Strategies (checklists)

Strategies to Teach and Engage English Language Learners in Mathematics ClassroomsSTEM White Paper by Gladis Kersaint, Ph.D.


//Mathematics//: Strategies for //Teaching// LEP Students - Virginia **...**

www.doe.virginia.gov/instruction/esl/.../strategies_teach_math.pdf‎
Mathematics: Strategies for Teaching. Limited English Proficient (LEP). Students. A Supplemental Resource to the. K-12 Mathematics Standards of Learning.

//Teaching// Strategies in //Math// for //ESL// Students | Suite101

suite101.com/article/teaching-strategies-in-math-for-esl-students-a152018‎
17 teaching strategies for English language learners, along with classroom management techniques, are designed to prepare these students for additional math ...
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//esl// strategies for //teaching mathematics// - //Math// Can Take You Places

www.mathcantakeyouplaces.org/teachers/pdf/ESLstrategiesformath.pdf‎
ESL STRATEGIES. FOR. TEACHING MATHEMATICS. • Allow students to verbalize/restate the steps to solve a given mathematical problem after you have ...



Theory and Practice (longer articles)


//Math// Instruction for English Language Learners | ELL Topics from **...**

www.colorincolorado.org › ELL Topics from A to Z
by K Robertson - ‎Cited by 6 - ‎Related articles
Language plays an important part in math instruction, particularly for ELLs. ... a Second Language learners will find ESL/ESOL/ELL/EFL reading/writing skill-building ... Not only does it include teaching math-specific terms such as "percent" or ...

Reforming //Mathematics// Instruction for //ESL// Literacy Students

www.cal.org/resources/digest/buchan01.html‎English as a second language (ESL) students who have had limited or interrupted ... By integrating math and language teaching, innovative courses can provide ...


Help With English Language Proficiency HELP© HELP Math is an Internet-based supplementary curriculum designed by Digital Directions International to remove language barriers from the learning of math skills and math content. This link is to a report by What Works Clearinghouse on the effectiveness of the program.





Links Compilation


//ESL//-Methods - //Math// - //ESL//-Methods - Wikispaces

https:esl-methods.wikispaces.com/Math
Math and Science Resources These resources were collected by J Gordon and teachers in Innovative ESL Methods classes. See Math// Only link at the top.

Writing in Math Resources collected by West Virgina Dept. of Ed.


Cool Math.com Math Dictionary, games, math instruction practice, etc. Ways to motivate math students. So many FREE resources. See the finance support. The site really has some Cool things and is very student friendly.


Math and Science Resources These resources were collected by J Gordon and teachers in Innovative ESL Methods classes. See Math Only link at the top.


Khan Academy Library of FREE videos that covers K-12 math, science topics in biology, chemistry, physics plus some finance and history. The site includes practice activities with access to hints and a record of student progress.

This resource was recommended by Fareed Zakahri in a CNN special on education. 60 Minutes also did a special on this. ELLs can listen to the instruction multiple times and pause as needed. There is no talking face, rather illustrations of the directions.