Stop, Jot, Sketch Use this reading strategy sheet with your students to help them think through the text. Students will read, stop, sketch a comic strip type drawing, and jot a note about the text. This strategy helps students solidify their understanding of the text. Open Stop, Jot, Sketch as a Google
EL Quick Reference Guide This one page, at-a-glance reference sheet covers compliance in the state of Tennessee, approved EL service models, terms to know, and a breakdown of the classification of EL student terms. Download EL Quick Reference Guide as a pdf
SIOP-based Lesson Plan Template Strong teaching for ELs utilizes and considers the 8 components of the SIOP framework: lesson preparation, interaction, building background, practice and application, comprehensible input, lesson delivery, strategies, review and assessment. This straightforward lesson plan template assists all teachers in planning lessons that support English learners in this
EL Service Models Flow Chart Are you unsure what might be the best service model for the EL students in your school? This flow chart can help you figure out a general idea of options for your student population.Download EL Service Models Flow Chart
MNPS PD Calendar The professional development in this catalog represents the offerings from various departments within Metro Nashville Public Schools. Offerings are included from the Academies of Nashville, Curriculum and Instruction, the office of English Language Learners, Exceptional Education, Pre-K, Learning Technology, School Safety, Social and Emotional Learning, and more.
Class View: EL Student ACCESS Data Use this chart to map out proficiency levels of the students you serve in Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening. This chart makes an excellent resource to cross-reference with Can Do Descriptors. Download Class View: EL Student ACCESS Data
EL ILP Master List Each EL student needs an ILP, but those individual documents can take a while to search through when you want to look at overall data. Use this master list spreadsheet to keep track of the data you need to reference quickly-student ACCESS scores, home language, growth standard goals
Check-In Check-Out Guide and Template Considering adopting Check-In Check-Out at your school? This Tier II behavioral intervention can be a great addition to a school with strong Tier I behavioral supports. Use this guide to help you create the procedures and systems to make it successful. Template can be adapted to