The resources below deal with issues of language acquisition and how to support English language learners in developing proficiency in language and literacy more generally. For convenience, the books and journals section is divided into elementary, secondary and general subcategories.
You may also find our streamed video resources relevant, especially Sections 3-5 from each of the Primary/Middle/Senior School videos in the ESL Infusion Series.
"The Accelerative Integrated Method: A Dramatic New Approach to ESL Curriculum Design". Maxwell, Wendy J.
"Changes in perceived needs regarding Italian language educational provision in Toronto". Elia, Christian D. (2006).
"Orientation to English Academic Language Learning among Chinese High School Students in a Technology -Supported Learning Environment in Canada".
Li, Jia. (2007).
"Doing Critical Literacy Work with ESL Students: An Integrative Approach"
Lau, Man Chu (2010).