Ch 6: Teaching Students with Diverse Needs

About This Chapter

Explore ways to teach students with diverse needs using the study resources in this short chapter. Engaging lessons, multiple-choice quizzes and a practice exam can strengthen your knowledge of this educational concept and improve your ability to excel on an upcoming test.

Teaching Students with Diverse Needs - Chapter Summary

Use the bite-sized lessons in this chapter to fully comprehend ways to teach students with diverse needs. Topics covered include the use of a native language for advanced learning and strategies for teaching ELL students from different educational populations. Once you've finished this chapter, you will be able to do the following:

  • Share considerations educators should make when teaching special populations of ELL students
  • List strategies and methods for teaching gifted ELL students
  • Provide tips and strategies for instructing ELL students with special education needs
  • Discuss strategies educators can use to teach ELL students with interrupted formal education
  • Explain the importance of using a student's native language for advanced learning

Don't let a busy schedule get in the way of your ability to study the lessons in this chapter. Around-the-clock access enables you to boost your knowledge of ways to teach students with diverse needs anytime! Feel free to send questions to our experts if you need help understanding any concepts covered in the lessons. Before the day of your test, be sure to check your grasp of this chapter by taking mini quizzes and a practice exam.

5 Lessons in Chapter 6: Teaching Students with Diverse Needs
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Teaching Special Populations of ELL Students

1. Teaching Special Populations of ELL Students

As a teacher of English language learners, you may have students in your classroom who have some special characteristics, such as newcomers. This lesson provides you with a guide for working with these students.

Strategies for Teaching Gifted ELL Students

2. Strategies for Teaching Gifted ELL Students

Teaching gifted students can be rewarding, but it can also pose unique challenges. In this lesson, teachers are provided strategies and methods specifically designed for use when teaching gifted ELLs (English Language Learners).

Instructional Strategies for ELL Students with Special Education Needs

3. Instructional Strategies for ELL Students with Special Education Needs

English Language Learners (ELLs) with special education needs cannot progress like average ELLs in developing English fluency. This lesson gives you some strategies with examples to assist ELLs with special needs.

Strategies for Teaching ELL Students with Interrupted Formal Education

4. Strategies for Teaching ELL Students with Interrupted Formal Education

You probably have a few students in your ELL class who have not had continuity in their education due to different factors. This lesson provides basic guidelines for teaching these students.

Using Students' Native Language for Advanced Learning

5. Using Students' Native Language for Advanced Learning

In this lesson, you will learn how to use a student's native language for advanced learning with your English Language Learners, including activities to use prior to and during learning.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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