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Glossaries and Instructional Materials

Bilingual glossaries are an essential and expected test accommodation for English Language Learners in the State of New York. This website presents glossaries for at least the top 10 state languages at the state level, but it is updated with new languages based on requests from schools and updates in state data. Also included on the page are instructional materials to help teachers who are working with ELLs.

Key Terms Used to Describe Practices Related to the Education of ELLs in New York - English and Spanish 

Spanish Native Language Arts Curriculum Guide (SNLACG) 

Effective Practices for Holistically Educating English Language Learners in New York State

English Language Arts (ELA) Glossaries - Grades 3 - 8 
Arabic, Bengali , Chinese (simplified & traditional), French, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Karen, Khmer, Korean, Marshallese, Nepali, Punjabi, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Ukrainian, UzbekUrdu, Vietnamese

GLOSSARIES OF COGNATES
English - French cognates,  English - Spanish cognates 

False Cognates - English - Spanish

LITERARY TERMS & DEVICES FOR LANGUAGE ARTS
ArabicBengaliChinese (simplified), Chinese (traditional), French, Haitian, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Karen, Khmer, Korean, Nepali, Punjabi, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Ukrainian, Urdu, Vietnamese 

MATH GLOSSARIES

SCIENCE GLOSSARIES

SOCIAL STUDIES GLOSSARIES