Virginia Olivelli's Little Language Learners

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By Virginia Olivelli's Little Language Learners
This amazing all inclusive ESL bundle will support your ELL Newcomer in getting acclimated to their new academic environment. This 350 page bundle is a huge savings at this price! Spanish versions are included as a bonus!ESL Newcomers arrive
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Assessment
$45.00
$14.95
128 ratings
3.9
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By Virginia Olivelli's Little Language Learners
This ESL bundle contains Little Language Learners’ top rated educational resources for ELL Newcomer students. These products are being used in thousands of early primary classrooms worldwide (many upper primary ESL teachers use these resources for
Subjects:
Vocabulary, EFL - ESL - ELD, Writing
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Printables, Rubrics
$100.00
$34.95
60 ratings
4.0
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By Virginia Olivelli's Little Language Learners
This ESL vocabulary kit is an essential resource for ELL Newcomers. It is an integral part of any language development program for both ELL and General Education learners. The cards were designed to develop growth in vocabulary that is essential
Subjects:
Grammar, Vocabulary, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Flash Cards
$40.00
$15.00
57 ratings
3.9
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By Virginia Olivelli's Little Language Learners
This ESL Food thematic unit builds vocabulary and basic literacy skills while addressing early primary science standards. The activities and printables included develop the concept and vocabulary being taught in the unit. The children will be
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Science, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Projects, Activities, Printables
$10.00
$6.95
48 ratings
4.0
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By Virginia Olivelli's Little Language Learners
This unit is designed for early primary students and ESL newcomers. It is filled with activities and printables that develop the unit's concepts and vocabulary. There are over 200 pages of activities. Enjoy teaching your young students about
Subjects:
Earth Sciences, EFL - ESL - ELD, Poetry
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Activities, Printables
$20.00
$10.99
40 ratings
3.9
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By Virginia Olivelli's Little Language Learners
General Ed. and ESL teachers will love this bundle! Neighborhood places are explored in this thematic unit. Your students will become familiar with the concepts and vocabulary of the neighborhood setting. Community helpers and the jobs that they
Subjects:
Vocabulary, EFL - ESL - ELD, Writing
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities, Printables
$15.00
$10.99
44 ratings
3.9
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By Virginia Olivelli's Little Language Learners
This fish and sea life resource is an all inclusive thematic unit for your teaching needs. General Ed, ESL Newcomers, and Special Needs students will benefit from the beautifully designed differentiated activities. The children will learn about
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Science, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$12.00
$6.95
42 ratings
4.0
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By Virginia Olivelli's Little Language Learners
This is an easy dimensional art project to make with your little learners. Illustrated and step by step instructions are provided. Stencils for the students to trace are also available. This is a great art activity to compliment your plant or
Subjects:
Earth Sciences, Visual Arts, Spring
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Types:
Activities
$3.00
23 ratings
4.0
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By Virginia Olivelli's Little Language Learners
These cards are designed to target the needs of early primary and ELL students. The cards have direct instruction scripts for you to copy on the back of the illustrations. These scripts give the students a repetitive format to help them internalize
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Activities, Flash Cards
$3.00
28 ratings
4.0
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By Virginia Olivelli's Little Language Learners
This is a wonderful ESL resource to help an ELL newcomer introduce themselves to their new classmates. It is designed so that even newcomers with no English skills are able to communicate facts about themselves. Help your newcomer students break
Subjects:
EFL - ESL - ELD, Writing
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Activities, Cultural Activities
$3.00
25 ratings
4.0
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By Virginia Olivelli's Little Language Learners
This product is the K-1 writing rubric in "kid speak". I post these rubrics in my class with an example for each level. The examples used are selected from student's work in the current class. These rubrics will help your students see what level
Subjects:
Writing
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Rubrics
$3.00
30 ratings
3.9
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By Virginia Olivelli's Little Language Learners
ESL, Dual Language and General Education teachers will loves these cards! These vocabulary building cards were designed for early primary general education students and ELL newcomers in grades K-5. Newcomers need to learn the vocabulary names of
Subjects:
Grammar, Vocabulary, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Flash Cards
$3.00
20 ratings
4.0
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By Virginia Olivelli's Little Language Learners
This ELL Vocabulary Desk Reference is an integral support for early primary ESL, General Ed. and Special Needs students. ELL Newcomers will find this desk reference a great assistance to help them assimilate into their new academic and social
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Vocabulary, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Word Walls, Literacy Center Ideas
$4.95
17 ratings
4.0
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By Virginia Olivelli's Little Language Learners
This resource meets all your needs to implement an extremely effective thematic unit on plants. General Ed., ELL Newcomers, and Special Needs students will benefit from these beautifully designed differentiated activities. Your students will be
Subjects:
Vocabulary, Earth Sciences, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Thematic Unit Plans, Activities, Printables
$20.00
$9.99
28 ratings
4.0
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By Virginia Olivelli's Little Language Learners
This is a beautiful winter art project. It is wonderful for all grade levels. For early primary, I suggest you do this in a small group setting-as the little ones will need more guidance. Check out this winter unit see more winter printables,
Subjects:
Other (Arts)
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Projects
$1.50
21 ratings
3.9
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By Virginia Olivelli's Little Language Learners
General Ed. and ESL teachers will enjoy using this resource. “Family, Friends and Me” is a great thematic unit to build upon the prior knowledge your students have about themselves and the people in their lives. In this unit the children will
Subjects:
Vocabulary, EFL - ESL - ELD, Writing
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$35.00
$7.95
31 ratings
4.0
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By Virginia Olivelli's Little Language Learners
These rubrics are bulletin board ready for your classroom. They are written in "kid speak" and illustrated for emergent readers. Actual anchor student writing samples are provided for each level. The writing samples follow the development of one
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Reading, Writing
Grades:
Kindergarten
Types:
Rubrics
$5.00
25 ratings
3.9
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By Virginia Olivelli's Little Language Learners
This vocabulary kit is an essential resource for early primary and ESL classrooms. It is an integral part of any language development program for both ELL and General Education learners. The vocabulary/conversation activity cards were designed to
Subjects:
Vocabulary, EFL - ESL - ELD, Oral Communication
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Activities, Flash Cards, Task Cards
$40.00
$9.95
22 ratings
4.0
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By Virginia Olivelli's Little Language Learners
My First Year in America Memory Book helps your newcomer students celebrate their first year living and learning in a new culture. This memory book is designed to address the levels of the early stages of language acquisition. It offers
Subjects:
EFL - ESL - ELD, Writing, End of Year
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Projects, Activities, Printables
$4.00
10 ratings
4.0
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By Virginia Olivelli's Little Language Learners
Once Upon a Time is an early primary unit that uses fairy tales to help teach the difference between fiction and non-fiction, rhyme, sight words, first sound fluency, and sentence structure. It is aligned to WIDA and can be used with ELL Newcomers
Subjects:
English Language Arts, EFL - ESL - ELD, Poetry
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities, Printables, Literacy Center Ideas
$12.00
$9.95
23 ratings
3.9
Digital Download ZIP (99.28 MB)
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I have been teaching English Language Learners in an inner city school district for the past 32 years. I design ESL resources that are aligned with CCSS, WIDA and the SIOP Model. My resources are specifically designed to promote language acquisition while meeting the goals of content area subjects. I have had great success with teaching early primary ELL students to read and write in English. The strategies and techniques that I have developed over the years have a great impact on this success. I am happy to be able to share them here on TpT. I also have helped design curriculum for ELL learners in my district.

MY TEACHING STYLE

As an inner city ELL teacher, I feel the most powerful way to teach language is through concrete experiences. Prior knowledge needs to be developed to help children build their CALP skills. I use the content areas of science and social studies to help develop my students' language acquisition. I provide many concrete expereinces for the children to interact with the concept being taught. I feel this helps them internalize both the concept and the language.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

I was nominated for Teacher of the Year. The honor was that I was nominated by a former student who became an ESL teacher. I was her first teacher in this country when she was a little girl. I received an award for using art in the classroom to promote learning.

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Elementary Ed. Master's of Education in ESL

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I have mentored many future teachers from the following institutions: Brown University, Johnson and Wales University, Rhode Island School of Design, University of RI, Providence College and Rhode Island College http://ellteacher333.blogspot.com/

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