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    WIDA Resources
    Recommended Periods of English Language Instruction
    ELLs must receive ESL instruction and language support consistent with their individual needs for rapid and effective acquisition of English language proficiency. See G.L. c.71A, § 1. For example, Foundational students should receive proportionally more ESL instruction than those at higher proficiency levels. The comparability study described above has necessitated a revision of the recommended periods of ESL instruction based on each student's ACCESS 2.0 results. Please review the revised guidelines below which districts should consider when determining the amount of instructional time for ESL support that is tailored to each student's linguistic and academic needs.
    ACCESS for ELLs 2.0 Overall Score
    Recommended Periods of ESL Instruction
    Foundational
    Levels 1.0-2.5
    At least two to three periods (a period is not less than 45 minutes) per day of direct ESL instruction, delivered by a licensed ESL teacher
    Levels 2.5-3.5
    Districts may use their discretion to determine the amount of ESL instruction provided to students between Levels 2.5-3.5, either at the Foundational or Transitional level, depending on each student's needs.
    Transitional
    Levels 3.5-4.2
    At least one period (not less than 45 minutes) per day of direct ESL instruction, delivered by a licensed ESL teacher
    Districts should note that recommended ESL instructional time may fluctuate depending on the educational needs of ELLs enrolled in language instruction programs.

    English Language Learners
    Guidance and Laws
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    New Initial Identification Criteria - WIDA Screener for grades 1-12
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    Guidance on Identification, Assessment, Placement, and Reclassification of English Language Learners
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    Massachusetts Students with Limited or Interrupted Formal Education (SLIFE) Definition and Guidance
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    Guidance for Defining and Implementing Two Way Immersion and Transitional Bilingual Education Programs
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    Next Generation ESL Curriculum Project: ESL Curriculum Resource Guide
    Laws and Related Documents
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    Coordinated Program Review Procedures, School District Information Package
    Federal Laws
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    Federal Civil Rights Law concerning limited English proficient students
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    Title III Language Instruction for Limited English Proficient and Immigrant Students (legislation)
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    U.S. Department of Education Title III desk top reference
    State Laws
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    603 CMR 14.00: Education of English Learners Regulations
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    Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 71a

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    English Language Learners
    Guidance and Laws
    Guidance on Programming for ELLs
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    I. ASSESSMENT OF STUDENTS
    II. STUDENT IDENTIFICATION AND PROGRAM PLACEMENT
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    Model Curriculum Unit Videos
    The series of videos below are part of the Massachusetts Next Generation ESL Project: Model Curriculum Units (MCUs). Each video showcases excerpts from a lesson from an ESL MCU being implemented in an ESL classroom.
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    ESL Grade 7, ELP Levels 1-2, showcasing MCU: Access to Clean Water
    Classroom: Plouffe Academy, Brockton
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    ESL Grade K, ELP Levels 1-2, showcasing Lesson 10 of MCU: Emotions / How do I feel?
    Classroom: South Street Elementary School, Fitchburg
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    ESL Grade Band 1-2, ELP Levels 1-2, showcasing Lesson 6 of MCU: Animals and Where They Live
    Classroom: Mayo Elementary School, Holden
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    ESL Grade 1, ELP Levels 1-3, showcasing a custom MCU: "Family Stories."
    Classroom: Francis Wyman School in Burlington
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    ESL Grade Band 3-5, ELP Levels 3-4, showcasing Lesson 5 of MCU: Historical Perspectives.
    Classroom: South Street Elementary School, Fitchburg
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    ESL Grade Band 3-5, ELP Levels 1-2, showcasing Lesson 4, MCU: Describing and Explaining Weathering and Erosion.
    Classroom: Argenziano School, Somerville
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    ESL Grade Band 9-12, ELP Levels 2-3, showcasing Lesson 4 of MCU: Exploring Women's Rights.
    Classroom: Brighton High School, Brighton

    CLOSE READING and Science Sample Curriculum Maps using Common Core and WIDA
    Grade 5cScience News For Kids 5 Ecosystems
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    English Language Learners
    Model Curriculum Unit Videos
    The series of videos below are part of the Massachusetts Next Generation ESL Project: Model Curriculum Units (MCUs). Each video showcases excerpts from a lesson from an ESL MCU being implemented in an ESL classroom.
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    Classroom: Plouffe Academy, Brockton
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    Classroom: South Street Elementary School, Fitchburg
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    Classroom: Mayo Elementary School, Holden
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    Classroom: Francis Wyman School in Burlington
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    Classroom: South Street Elementary School, Fitchburg
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    Classroom: Argenziano School, Somerville

    Massachusetts , National Geographic Reach Correlations
    Grade 3 Unit 2 Reading Street Curriculum guide for ELLs:
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    ESL Grade Band 1-2, ELP Levels 1-2, showcasing Lesson 6 of MCU: Animals and Where They Live
    Classroom: Mayo Elementary School, Holden
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    Classroom: Francis Wyman School in Burlington

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    ESL Grade Band 1-2, ELP Levels 1-2, showcasing Lesson 6 of MCU: Animals and Where They Live
    Classroom: Mayo Elementary School, Holden
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    Classroom: Francis Wyman School in Burlington

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    Professional Development Facilitated by: Jennifer McCabe, M.Ed. Malden Public Schools ELLInstructional Coach
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    ESL Grade K, ELP Levels 1-2, showcasing Lesson 10 of MCU: Emotions / How do I feel?
    Classroom: South Street Elementary School, Fitchburg

    MA DESE Next Generation Curriculum guide: http://www.doe.mass.edu/ell/curriculum/ResourceGuide.pdf
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