99 Ideas and Activities for Teaching English Learners with the SIOP Model, 2nd edition

  • Jana Echevarria, 
  • MaryEllen Vogt

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99 Ideas and Activities for Teaching English Learners with the SIOP Model is an indispensable resource for teachers of English language learners. It's the ideal companion to Making Content Comprehensible for English Learners: The SIOP Model. All activities promote student-to-student and teacher-to-student interaction and involvement. Step-by-step directions and examples of content and language objectives help guide teachers.

The 2nd Edition has been significantly updated with new ideas, activities, and lesson plans. About half of the ideas and activities are new to this edition. The remainder is updated with new language objectives and detailed directions for classroom use. There are 4 new sample lesson plans illustrate how activities for each of the SIOP components can be used in the classroom.

Published by Pearson (June 1st 2021) - Copyright © 2022

ISBN-13: 9780137510917

Subject: Multilingual/English Learners

Category: Teaching English Learners


Table of Contents

  1. Overview of the SIOP Model
  2. Lesson Preparation
    • Ideas and Activities for Enhancing Lesson Preparation
    • Cue Tips
    • Dream Community
    • Enlarged, Adapted Text
    • How to Differentiate Your SIOP Lessons
    • How to Select Meaningful Activities
    • How to SIOPize an Existing or Commercial Lesson Plan
    • Make Your SIOP Lessons Come Alive!
    • Most Important Objective!
    • Pop-Up Self-Assessment
    • Take PART (Preview, Annotate, Reflect, Teacher Feedback)
    • Writing a SIOP Lesson Plan
  3. Building Background
    • Review of the Building Background Component
    • Ideas and Activities for Enhancing Building Background
    • Flip Books
    • Concept Card Sort
    • Go to Your Corner
    • Jumpstart Your Engines!
    • Play It Again
    • Pretest with a Partner
    • Questions to Activate Students' Prior Knowledge
    • Surprise Book
    • Sync Up
    • Think & Link
    • Two Truths and a Trick
    • Using Cognates to Build English Vocabulary
    • Vocabulary Go Fish
    • Word Study Journals
  4. Comprehensible Input
    • Ideas and Activities for Enhancing Comprehensible Input
    • Every Student Gets a Chance
    • Framed Outlines
    • Homographs, Homophones, and Synonyms
    • Idiom Match-Up
    • Move It!
    • Multimedia Madness
    • Recorded Texts for Understanding
    • Recording Google Slides with Closed Captions
    • Think, Jot, Pair, Share
  5. Strategies
    • Ideas and Activities to Enhance Strategies
    • Agree or Disagree?
    • Backwards Book Walk
    • Canned Questions
    • Creative Visualization
    • Double Entry Journals (DEJs)
    • Pipe Cleaner Practice
    • Show Your Thinking!
    • Sprinkle Fairy Dust
    • Squeepers (SQP2RS)
    • Sticky Note Scene
    • Stop and Think
    • Traveling Questions
  6. Interaction
    • Ideas and Activities to Enhance Interaction
    • Dinner Party
    • Directed Reading-Thinking Activity (DR-TA)
    • Frozen Moment
    • Gallery Walk
    • He Said/She Said
    • Mix and Match
    • Multilingual Mind Map
    • Pairs Before Squares
    • Puppetry
    • Role Playing
    • Sentence Patterning Plus
    • Show What You Know
    • Standing Circle Share
    • Take a Stand
    • You Are There
  7. Practice & Application
    • Ideas and Activities to Enhance Practice & Application
    • Conga Line
    • Go Graphic! Graphic Organizers for Expository and Narrative Texts
    • Paperslide Video
    • Piece O'Pizza
  8. Lesson Delivery
    • Ideas and Activities for Enhancing Lesson Delivery
    • Equitable Pacing for All
    • Headings into Questions
    • Magic Buttons
    • Quick Draw
    • Rapid Group Response with Number and Letter Cards
    • Reader-Recorder-Reporter Triads
    • Secret Answer
    • Stand, Share, Sit
    • Standing Circle Share
    • Stop That Video!
  9. Review & Assessment
    • Ideas and Activities for Enhancing Review & Assessment
    • Batter Up!
    • Bingo Board Review
    • Domino Review
    • Emoji Review
    • Group Response with a White Board
    • Number 1-3 For Self-Assessment of Objectives
    • Pass the Notecard
    • Question Online Quizzes
    • Self-Assessment Rubrics
    • Share Bear
    • Stars and a Step
    • Student-Generated Quizzes
    • Tell the Truth
    • Tickets Out/Tickets In, Plus

Appendix A: SIOP Lesson Plans

Appendix B: SIOP Protocol (Abbreviated)


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