EAL Resources (Bell Foundation)
What is this strategy about?
Use an EAL pupil’s home language to encourage a love of language, learning and increase grammatical knowledge.
How can you support EAL students to learn English?
If you have the ability - purchase subject textbooks in their home language to support their learning. This will allow the child to learn and improve English skills while maintaining and developing their first language alongside it.
Click here to explore Activities to Get Pupils Speaking (English and MFL).
Choose this strategy if you want to...
This EAL: Strategies Using a Pupil's First Language CPD strategy will help you:
- Foster a love of learning
- Reduce stress on EAL pupils being immersed in a new language
Interested in this strategy?
If you're not already signed up, click here to register for a free account. If you already have an account, click here to choose this strategy as a 6-week initiative. (It only takes 10 minutes to start an initiative!)