As a teacher

This practical guide shows you how to use an English language learner's (ELL’s) English language development (ELD) level to differentiate core content instruction and assessment. It contains student descriptors for each of the five proficiency levels and strategies for instruction and assignment/assessment at each level. Key features in the guide include the following:

The accompanying poster lists performance indicators and instructional and assessment strategies for five levels of ELD. It can be used as a quick-reference classroom resource.