Exploring Resources for Literacy Tutors
Everyone On: Helping Everyone Connect to the Internet
On the website www.everyoneon.org/proliteracy
, students need only put in their zipcode and they’ll find out about low-cost internet and computer purchasing options in their area, as well as places to get affordable internet training. If hte site asks for a partner code, it’s “proliteracy”.
Whip Up a Storm of Writing Ideas
If students struggle to think of ideas related to a topic, then this brainstorming exercise from TV411 can helpwww.tv411.org.
Improving Writing Skills: ELLs and the Joy of Writing
http://colorincolorado.org/article/improving-writing-skills-ells-and-joy-writing Adult teachers of any level, both ELL and basic literacy, can pick up some tricks on how to help students improve their writing skills.