Documents Useful document providing guidelines for teaching English language learners. Taken from Effective Instruction for Struggling Readers: The Administrator's Role in Supporting Research-Based Practices. Guidelines_for_Teaching_ELLs.pdfCategory: InstructionElementary InstructionSecondary InstructionRelated Resources: Modules Instructional and Language Scaffolds for English Learners in Elementary Classrooms Online professional development module describing a 3-step process to support ELs’ success in the elementary classroom. Modules Reading Support for Spanish-Speaking Students in Elementary Classrooms Online professional development module that describes differences and similarities between Spanish and English and their implications for reading instruction. Modules Supporting English Language Learners (ELLs) in Secondary Classrooms Online module that describes the stages of English development and scaffolding for academic language within content-area instruction. Booklets New Light on Literacy: Early Reading Intervention for English Language Learners (relates to Spanish-Speaking ELs) Booklet that provides reading lessons in English and Spanish. Booklets Effective Literacy and English Language Instruction for English Learners in the Elementary Grades 2007 IES Practice Guide/What works Clearinghouse guide for elementary teachers working with bilingual or English learners in the primary grades.