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Building a House: Word Level, Sentence Level, Discourse Level

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It's true. Words stand between our ELLs and comprehension or understanding.

But our work needs to go beyond vocabulary.

Imagine that the words are bricks. We still need to provide the mortar (phrases and sentences) to build the walls in the house (discourse).

Check out the latest ELL Teaching Tips to find out how you can tweak tools you probably already are using to make your vocabulary instruction even more effective.