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District Language Acquisition

 District Language Focuses  

The Mt. Adams School District is interested in helping your student build their academic language to better prepare them for getting to graduation and being career and college ready.

*Teachers are focusing on making learning targets known daily for each lesson and including a language focus using the English Language Proficiency Standards

ELP Priority Standards 20-21
ELPS 1 Reading Construct meaning from oral presentations and literary and informational text through grade-appropriate listening, reading, and viewing
ELPS 2 Listening & Speaking Participate in grade-appropriate oral and written exchanges of information, ideas, and analyses, responding to peer, audience, or reader comments and questions
ELPS 4  Writing Construct grade-appropriate oral and written claims and support them with reasoning and evidence
ELPS 8 Vocabulary Determine the meaning of words and phrases in oral presentations and literary and informational text
 
Teacher Resources:
English Language Proficiency Standards
Language Strategies Used In Classrooms