Arizona State University
ELL Success in the Content Classroom: Capstone Project
Arizona State University

ELL Success in the Content Classroom: Capstone Project

This course is part of ELL Success in the Content Classroom: Teacher Toolbox Series Specialization

Taught in English

Claire McLaughlin
Ellen Manos

Instructors: Claire McLaughlin

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There are 6 modules in this course

Welcome to Module 1 of the Capstone Project for ELL Success in the Content Classroom: A Teacher Toolbox Series specialization. We know that you have worked hard to get to this point in the specialization and are anxious to apply all you have learned to your teaching context. In the first module of this course, you will be designing a lesson plan specific to your teaching context, including content area and available materials, and your ELLs. You will be working through a variety of tasks before submitting the first draft of your lesson plan for peer review. Make sure to refer back to the first course as needed. Good Luck and happy lesson planning!

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1 video8 readings4 discussion prompts

Nice Work! Now that you have a working lesson plan draft, you are ready to create the materials needed for the lesson's activities. In this module, you will be creating brand new materials as well as modifying existing materials to truly support the ELLs in your class as they navigate the lesson you designed in module 1. Make sure to consider modifications and adaptions needed at the both the input and output level of language, as well as additional support in the area of content background knowledge. You will be working through a variety of tasks before submitting drafts of your materials for peer review. Refer back to the first course as needed. Happy creating!

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8 readings1 peer review3 discussion prompts

Welcome to module 3! At this point, you have a completed lesson plan and accompanying materials selected, modified and created with the ELL in mind. You are now ready to add appropriate assessment, both formative and summative, to your lesson plan. In this module, you will design at least 1 formative and 1 summative assessment to measure your ELL's achievement of the day's lesson. You will work through a variety of steps before submitting a draft of your assessments for peer review. Refer back to the second course as needed. Happy Assessing!

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10 readings1 peer review5 discussion prompts

Congratulations! You have now created a lesson plan, supplemental materials, and assessments with the ELL in Mind. As you continue to edit your initial drafts of each, we ask that you take some time and really identify the reasons WHY you chose to apply the methodologies you did within your work. In this module, you will be writing a rationale for the elements present in your lesson plan, your modified materials and your assessments. You will work through a variety of lessons before submitting your rationale for peer review. Refer back to Courses 1 and 2 as needed. Good Luck!

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9 readings1 peer review4 discussion prompts

Welcome to Module 5! We know you are excited to apply the strategies for engagement in your own classroom and no doubt have some great ideas of how to do so! In this module, you will be creating an individualized plan for engagement of ELLs and their families in your school and community. You will also be writing a brief rationale for the strategies included in your action plan based on your school's population and your community's resources. Refer to course 3 as needed for ideas and models of engagement. You will work through a variety of lessons before submitting your engagement action plan for peer review. Enjoy!

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7 readings1 peer review4 discussion prompts

Congratulations! You have completed all modules in the Capstone Course and are ready to submit your final capstone project for peer review. Before you submit your final project, take some time to fine tune the elements. Look back at the feedback you received from your peers in modules 1-4 and make corrections and changes as necessary. This should be an exemplar of your finest work in lesson planning, assessing, and engaging with the ELL in mind. Finally, submit your final capstone project in one file upload and complete the required peer review. We are proud of your work and the time you have dedicated to better supporting your ELLs in your content classroom. Continue to be an inspiration for your students and other teachers in your school!

What's included

1 video1 peer review

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Claire McLaughlin
Arizona State University
4 Courses14,710 learners
Ellen Manos
Arizona State University
4 Courses14,710 learners

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