welcome l.
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Welcome PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 32

Welcome - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

  • Uploaded on

Welcome. Session Norms : All pagers and cell phones on vibrate Stay on topic being discussed Use professional courtesy. H igh Q uality S heltered I nstruction: Lesson Preparation. Presented by Region Specialist June 28, 2007. Housekeeping.

I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Welcome' - agnes

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript


Session Norms:

All pagers and cell phones on vibrate

Stay on topic being discussed

Use professional courtesy

h igh q uality s heltered i nstruction lesson preparation

High Quality Sheltered Instruction:Lesson Preparation

Presented by Region Specialist

June 28, 2007

  • Explain the time schedule for your day. Include items like: breaks, location of restrooms, lunch, etc.
h igh q uality s heltered i nstruction
High Quality Sheltered Instruction

“Sheltered Instruction is an approach to teaching content to English language learners in strategic ways that make the subject matter concepts comprehensible while promoting the students’ English language development.”

--Echevarria, Vogt, and Short

  • Lesson Preparation
  • Building Background
  • Comprehensible Input
  • Strategies
  • Interaction
  • Practice/ Application
  • Lesson Delivery
  • Review/Assessment
session objectives
Session Objectives

Content Objectives:

  • Identify content and language objectives that align to state standards.
  • Distinguish between content and language objectives.

Language Objectives:

  • Discuss, align, and write content and language objectives.
features of lesson preparation
Features of Lesson Preparation
  • Clearly defined Content Objectives
  • Clearly defined Language Objectives
  • Appropriate Content Concepts based age and educational background level of students
  • Supplementary materials used to a high degree
  • Adaptation of content to all levels of student proficiency
  • Meaningful activities integrate lesson concepts with language practice.
think pair share
Think Pair Share
  • What is language?

When I think of language I mean . . .

  • What is scaffolding instruction?

When I think of scaffolding instruction I mean . . .

  • Content Objectives are based on Nevada state content standards and learning outcomes.
  • What content will be taught?
  • Language Objectives identify how language will be used to learn content objective(s).
  • How will the students use language to demonstrate comprehension of content?



content objectives
Content Objectives
  • Identify what students should know and be able to do in content areas.
  • Correlate with the state standards.
  • Guide the teaching and learning in the classroom.
language objectives
Language Objectives
  • Use language to identify what students know.
  • Support students’ language development.
  • Determine how students will use language skills to demonstrate understanding of content concepts.
jigsaw reading
Jigsaw Reading

Developing Language Objectives for English Language Learners in Physical Education Lessons

By Clancy, M. and Hruska, B. (2005)

jigsaw reading12
Jigsaw Reading
  • Divide participants into equal size groups.
  • Assign each group a section of the chosen reading.
  • Each group becomes an expert in their assigned reading material.
  • After reading, each group shares out the important information found in the assigned section.
  • Return to the original groups and share out.
language skills





Language Skills
content and language objectives
Content and Language Objectives

Read power standard to obtain content objective.

Find the verb(s) in the power standard.

Use the verb(s) to write a language objective.

earth science
Earth Science
  • Content Objective (State Standard):

- The student will explain the factors that affect

weather patterns (5.3).

  • Language Objective:

- Students will describe the four major types of

air masses and how they affect the weather in

the United States.

- Students will illustrate and describe the

effects of fronts.

- Students will create and share in a

presentation an imaginary weather forecast

using meteorological symbols and terminology.


Content Objective (State Standard):

- The student will be able to interpret and

solve word problems (7.8.6).

Language Objectives:

- Students will solve problems in cooperative groups using real life scenarios.

- Students will write the strategies they use to solve the given problems.

- Students will orally communicate


- Students will synthesize strategies in whole group.

all courses
All Courses:
  • Band

Students will explainhow to care for their instrument.

  • Choir

Students will pronounce words containing the sound “th”.

  • Art

Students will compare and contrast different types of media.

  • Computer

Students will clarify the difference between hardware and software.

  • Health

Students will explain what it was like to care for a baby for 24 hours.

  • PE

Students will compare the rules of kickball to the rules of baseball.

group activity
Group Activity
  • Select one content objective.
  • Write a language objective that aligns with the content objective.
  • Be prepared to share your objectives whole group.
teaching scenarios
Teaching Scenarios

Refer to Lesson Preparation section for teaching scenarios.

teaching scenarios22
Teaching Scenarios
  • All participants will read the lesson overview.
  • Participants will number off into threes.
  • Ones will read first scenario and so forth.
  • Rate the teacher using rating scale provided.
  • Discuss your rating with group and come to consensus.
supplementary materials
Supplementary Materials
  • Supplementary materials provide real-life context and enable students to bridge prior experiences with new learning.
  • Students must be able to hear and experience in order to make connections and construct personal and relevant meanings.
  • Supplementary materials create context and support content concepts.
examples of supplementary materials
Examples of Supplementary Materials


Realia and Multi-media



Hands-on Manipulatives

3 minute quick write
3 Minute Quick Write

What parts of the text or supplementary materials will be too difficult for my students?

What can I change to help the students better understand?

ways to adapt content
Ways to Adapt Content
  • Pictures
  • Graphic Organizers
  • Time Lines
  • Graphs
  • Tables
  • Diagrams
  • Outlines
  • Webs
ways to adapt text
Leveled Study Guides

Native Language Text

Highlighted Text

Taped Text

Adapted Text

Jigsaw Text Reading

Ways to Adapt Text
meaningful activities
Meaningful Activities

When students are provided with opportunities to interact, discuss, and think aloud, they can:

  • Try out ideas.
  • Receive feedback.
  • Gain clarification.
  • Foster a deeper understanding for both the learner and the listener.
review session objectives
Review Session Objectives

Content Objectives:

  • Identify content and language objectives that align to state standards.
  • Distinguish between content and language objectives.

Language Objectives:

  • Discuss, align, and write content and language objectives.
Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result.

--Albert Einstein

  • Echevarria, J., Vogt, M. E., and Short, D. (2004). Making Content Comprehensible for English Language Learners. The SIOP Model. 2nd Ed. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Education, Inc.
  • Center for the Education and Study of Diverse Populations. (2004). HQSI Racing Towards High Quality Sheltered Instruction. New Mexico: Highlands University.