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Instructional Materials and Glossaries

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS
These instructional materials are to help teachers who are working with ELLs.  They are only for instructions, not for ELL accommodation.

GLOSSARIES
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.  Glossaries are for instruction and FOR TESTING accommodations of ELL STUDENTS. The Glossaries may be downloaded, printed and disseminated to educators, students and parents of ELLs. 

English Language Arts (ELA) Glossaries - Grades 3 - 8 
Albanian, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese (simplified & traditional), French, HaitianHindi, Italian, Japanese, Karen, Khmer, Korean, Marshallese, Nepali, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, UkrainianUrdu, UzbekVietnamese

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

False Cognates - English/Spanish  


MATH GLOSSARIES

SCIENCE GLOSSARIES

SOCIAL STUDIES GLOSSARIES