126.96.36.199 Access prior knowledge and infuse culture into
3 Content- Based Curriculum- Allows
opportunities ESL students to catch up
with mainstream students background
knowledge. Students learn language but
its not about the language Academic
vocabulary is strategically taught.
3.1 Teachers can encourage academic language through
collaboration, sharing, PBLS, and group projects.
3.2 Vocabulary Wall
3.2.1 Group Projects
188.8.131.52 Ask higher order thinking questions.
4 Focoses on Prior
5 Background of students
6 Academic Language- Is the language
of learning vocabulary that is used
primarily in textbooks, teaching
assessments, and presentations
6.1 Helps students understand key
words and phrases before they
6.1.1 Encourage students to read diverse text.
184.108.40.206.1 Sentence Frames
220.127.116.11.1.1 Connections between Approaches and Methods-
Prior knowledge, background knowledge, Vocabulary,
and connection to culture are key components for ESL learners to be successful!!
18.104.22.168.22.214.171.124 Approaches and Methodologies in ESL