"A resource for teaching English to all learners. Most teachers have English learners in their classrooms, from kindergarten through college. This guide offers educators practical strategies for setting up an ESL-friendly classroom, motivating and interacting with students, communicating with parents of English learners, and navigating the challenges inherent in teaching ESL students. Provides research-based instructional techniques which have proven effective with English learners at all proficiency levels. Offers thematic units complete with reproducible forms and worksheets, sample lesson plans, and sample student assignments. The book's ESL lessons connect to core standards and technology applications. This hands-on resource will give all teachers at all levels the information they need to be effective ESL instructors"--Provided by publisher.