Tests to familiarize learners with the ELPA21 testing system and allow learners to practice answering questions and content similar to the ELPA21 test. We will be releasing comprehensive lesson plans for families and teachers soon to go along with our practice tests.
Instructions for Using the Practice Tests
In an effort to meet the immediate need for translations of resources for families and educators, we have produced practice test instructions in the languages you see below. In some cases, we abbreviated the review process to save time and make the resources available more quickly; users may find dialect or grammatical disparities in the translations.
Grammar, vocabulary, crossword puzzles, and bilingual quizzes in 20+ languages of instruction.
Free children’s books across 6 languages available to stream instantly.
Guidelines for schools, administrators, educators, parents, and students to keep in mind to help facilitate remote EL instruction.
Supports English language acquisition, vocabulary etc.
Links to resources to improve EL reading, writing, speaking, listening, grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary, and test prep skills.
Guide for educators to assist in developing 8-day remote learning lesson plans.
Grammar, reading comprehension, vocabulary and listening at beginner, intermediate and advanced levels.
8 Week instruction for K-8 learners with lesson plans translated in Spanish, Portuguese, Somali, Arabic, Chinese, French, Urdu, and Vietnamese.
List of interactive resources for EL’s.
Site in Spanish that allows learners to virtually explore notable historical sites and learn the histories of them.
“Helping English Language Learners Excel In School And Beyond” Community for Accredited Online Schools
Resources including vocabulary, quizzes, grammar, 20-minute lessons, podcasts, and forums for EL Parents and their students.
Tips for developing lesson plans for English learners at home.
Long list of education companies offering free subscriptions/resources.
Provide free lesson plans for teachers and educators, focused on current events and world issues in the news today.
Resources that Support Distance Learning: English Language Development Learning, Games, and Activities
California Department of Education list of resources to promote remote English language learning as a part of COVID-19 Guidance for K-12 Schools.
Developed by CA county education offices and districts. Examines 5 categories of online teaching and learning for families, educators, and students.
Day-by-day projects, videos, readings, and activities for students grades preK-9.
Strategies for educators to help facilitate effective remote EL instruction.
Pre-K-2nd grade resources with more than 850 self-guided lessons across 10 levels. Additional K-2 literacy program focusing on phonics and comprehension.