Vocabulary is extremely important to helping teach content. Many teachers struggle to modify vocabulary assignments for ELL/ESL/ESOL students and SPED. How do you make sure the students get the important vocabulary without overwhelming them? This TIPS chart (topic, information, picture, sentence) is geared towards ELL students. It addresses SC Social Studies Standard 7-6, but it is a word document that can be fully edited. It is intended to model a successful way to preteach vocabulary.