English as an Additional Language Service (EALS)
DfE Guidance on temporary changes: attendance recording for educational settings whilst closed due to the coronavirus
We have put together key information and resources for schools to help maintain provision during the COVID-19 situation.
4. Useful resources
Read our 20 Top Tips for schools with EAL pupils, which covers Induction and welcome for new arrivals, Moving on and EAL-friendly strategies.
There is a large amount of free online resources available to help your school support pupils whose first language is not English:
Teaching resources - all languages
EAL Nexus - lots of free curriculum-related resources, Great ideas, advice pages and other information about EAL.
Collaborative Learning project – a range of free games and other activities covering all areas of the curriculum.
Learn English Kids and Learn English Teens - free resources including quizzes, games, grammar and lesson plans produced by the British Council.
MantraLingua – a good selection of dual-language resources.
Twinkl – has some good resources for beginners, including some dual-language resources.
Times Educational Supplement - resources covering early years, primary, secondary, whole school and special educational needs.