Ch 8: Second Language Acquisition & Instruction

About This Chapter

This chapter provides an overview of basic second language instruction and acquisition concepts. You can use these engaging lessons and quizzes for test preparation or professional skill development.

Second Language Acquisition & Instruction - Chapter Summary

Complete this mobile-friendly chapter to study second language acquisition and instruction topics. After outlining the second language acquisition process in children, you'll review information regarding assessing ELL student needs, scaffolding instruction and differentiated instruction. By the end of the chapter, you should be equipped to:

  • Discuss the acquisition of a second language in children
  • Identify the needs of students through ELL assessments
  • Explain differentiated and scaffolding instruction approaches for ELL students

Our instructors use a concise and simplified teaching style to help you quickly review and remember important instructional concepts. You can access this chapter any time using your computer or mobile device. The chapter also comes with self-assessment quizzes that go over terms and concepts from the lessons.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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