Teacher's Guide Math
Teacher's Guide Science

Here are downloadable documents to support your learning and help strengthen your practice.

Teacher Guides—the full books

Some of the terminology has shifted a bit, but the concepts are the same and are explained in more detail in these two guides.

WIDA Focus on STEM Overview, tool cards, and resources in one document

 Science Resources for Meaning-making Activities

 Math Resources for Meaning-making Activities

Discourse Moves in English and Spanish

Strengthening Equitable Discourse Skills for Students and Teachers

 Tips on Effective Group Work with ELs

 References used in this Website

 Suggestions for Additional Reading

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