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K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6

Get Ready! - Sail by Vista Higher Learning

According to the front matter in the Teacher’s Edition: “Get Ready! Sail is a comprehensive program for newcomer and beginning proficiency elementary students. The curriculum is built on specialized knowledge necessary for working with culturally and linguistically diverse learners, the assets they bring into the classroom, and the academic challenges they face. This powerful print and digital solution develops literacy skills and academic language while addressing the needs of every student."

PRIME V2
Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12

Pathways

(National Geographic Learning, Heinle Cengage Learning)

Pathways is National Geographic Learning’s new five-level academic skills series that features reading & writing and listening & speaking strands to help learners develop the language skills needed to achieve academic success.

PRIME V1
K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12

Fast ForWord by Scientific Learning, a division of Carnegie Learning Corporation

Fast ForWord is designed to build the listening, speaking and reading skills for beginning to advanced language learners. The program provides the English phonics training, intensive grammar and vocabulary practice, and oral speaking and reading reinforcement necessary to build both basic and academic English proficiency.

PRIME V2
Grade 3

Treasure Chest for English Language Learners

(Macmillan/McGraw-Hill)

Comprehensive program designed to accelerate language acquisition and reading levels, differentiate for individual learners, and fit the needs of any classroom setting.

PRIME V1
Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12

Grammar and Beyond Essentials by Cambridge University Press

The series focuses on the most commonly used English grammar structures and practices all four skills in a variety of authentic and communicative contexts. The series practices all four skills in a variety of authentic and communicative contexts. It is designed for use both in the classroom and as a self-study learning tool.

PRIME V2
Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12

Champion of IDEAS, Blue Level

For ELs at the Intermediate proficiency level

Comprehensive and structured core English language development program for middle through high school English learners; provides explicit instruction in grammatical forms and language functions, reading, writing, listening, and speaking

PRIME V1
K

Treasure Chest for English Language Learners

(Macmillan/McGraw-Hill)

Comprehensive program designed to accelerate language acquisition and reading levels, differentiate for individual learners, and fit the needs of any classroom setting.

PRIME V1
K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5

Cornerstone 2013

(Pearson Longman)

Focused, intensive language learning and literacy series for English learners from Entering (Newcomer) to Bridging (Advanced) English proficiency. Complete with Assessment and Professional Development comprehensively integrated throughout the instruction.

PRIME V1
Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12

Edge

(National Geographic, Hampton-Brown, Cengage)

Edge is a leveled core language arts program for grades 9-12 designed so that linguistic development is interlaced with all content to give students ample opportunities to practice and apply oral and written language.

PRIME V1
K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6

Lexia English Language Development - Lexia Learning, a Cambium Company

Lexia English Language Development is a blended-solution product that delivers online instruction and practice in grammar, speaking, and listening aimed at increasing K-6 students’ academic English language proficiency. Lexia English Language Development is designed to help emergent bilingual students in grades K-6 acquire higher language proficiency levels of English. The program blends two key elements of English language learning: academic achievement and language proficiency. Students work independently to learn grammar that is systematically introduced in interactive online lessons, first repeating new forms embedded in academic language frames and then independently using the forms they learned to ask and answer questions in increasingly rigorous tasks that include listening to informational and literary texts and answering comprehension questions about what they have heard.

PRIME V2
Pre K, K, Grade 1, Grade 2

Early Explorers
(Benchmark)

Nonfiction and fiction leveled texts with built-in scaffolding for ELL students; academic, content-area vocabulary, skills, and comprehension

PRIME V1
K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6

Spotlight on English
(Santillana USA Publishing Company, Inc.)

Core curriculum for English language learners to assist with developing social and academic language

PRIME V1
Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8

Vista Higher Learning Get Ready! Grades 6-8 by Vista Higher Learning

Vista Higher Learning Get Ready! is the publisher?s first English Language Learner program and is specifically designed to address the needs and assets of Newcomer students. The comprehensive, standard-centered program supports CCSS, NGSS, NCSS, WIDA, CA ELD, TX ELPS, and other standard sets. Get Ready! provides Newcomers and ELLs a full curriculum that focuses on fundamental language skills and incorporates associated essential academic content and language. Technology and multimodal components, as well as prompts for Differentiated Instruction, aid interactive participation and progress among proficiency levels.

PRIME V2
Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12

Language! Focus on English Learning
(Cambium/Voyager)

Comprehensive literacy program with scaffolded supports for ELLs and struggling readers

PRIME V1
K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6

Benchmark Advancing Language Learning by Benchmark Education

Benchmark Advancing Language Learning accelerates learning while giving teachers scaffolds to meet the needs of students at varied levels of proficiency. The program meets WIDA, ELPA21, TESOL, and state English Language standards to provide time and activities devoted specifically to EL instruction. The program employs a system of building language skills, applying to grade text, and transferring learning to additional tasks and assessment. Instruction is integrated to accelerate learning and application in context, while Mini Lessons incorporate differentiation and formative assessments monitor individual language development. 

PRIME V2
K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5

HMH On Our Way to English © 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

HMH On Our Way to English is a comprehensive language and literacy program for English Language Learners in grades K?5. The On Our Way to English program provides English instruction in all four domains through interactive exploration of science- and social studies- themed units and differentiated reading instruction. The program was developed to fully address ELD standards and to support the Common Core State Standards. It can be used as a standalone program or to supplement materials currently in use in the classroom.

PRIME V2
Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8

Math Explorers

(Benchmark)

Math Explorers links language acquisition to literacy development and content development with built-in language, vocabulary, comprehension, interaction, and teaching scaffolds.

PRIME V1
Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12

Prentice Hall Literature c2012

(Prentice Hall)

A core integrated Language Arts Program with personalized instruction for ELLs. Includes Differentiated Instruction Notes for teachers at point of use and an accompanying ELL Reader’s Notebook.

PRIME V1
Grade 2

Treasure Chest for English Language Learners

(Macmillan/McGraw-Hill)

Comprehensive program designed to accelerate language acquisition and reading levels, differentiate for individual learners, and fit the needs of any classroom setting.

PRIME V1
K, Grade 1, Grade 2

Hoopoe Early Literacy

Curriculum -Teaching-Stories: Learning that Lasts

(Hoopoe Books)

Teaching-Stories and companion literacy activities forming a language-based approach to cognitive and social-emotional development.

PRIME V1