This is a comprehensive unit designed for teachers of ELLs which aligns New Mexico content standards and benchmarks with language and content objectives. Each lesson provides an activity designed to enhance language learning in the four English language domains of listening, speaking, reading and writing. Specific key vocabulary and building background strategies are included to enhance academic language. English Language Development (ELD) instructional strategies are included as an assessment tool at the end of each lesson. Recommended web sites are also provided for student enrichment activities. This unit can be implemented in ANY school district and aligns to Common Core Standards.