CCRS in the ABE Classroom: Beginning ESL
Are you a teacher who is wondering how to integrate the CCR Standards into your teaching? This lesson focuses on:
- Shift 2: Evidence
- Reading Anchors 1, 3, and 7, Level A
- Speaking and Listening Anchors 1 and 6, Level A
- Language Anchor 1
During this lesson, learners demonstrate their ability to: 1) Ask and answer questions about key details in a text, 2) Describe the connection between individuals, 3) Use illustrations to describe key ideas, 4) Speak audibly, express thoughts clearly and succinctly, 5) Follow rules for discussions & responding to comments/questions in an exchange, and 6) Understand and use question words, possessive pronouns, and the progressive verb tense.
The accompanying discussion/reflection guide can be used in its entirety or is separated into meaningful chunks for shorter, more focused PD.
Use the video and guide:
- as part of an all-staff meeting
- in a PLC
- with a colleague