Helpful Books

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  1. flutetoot

    flutetoot Companion

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    May 15, 2018

    I am in the process of working towards getting an additional endorsement in ESL (I am an experienced secondary English/Social Studies teacher) - I plan on taking the Praxis 5362 as required by my state, and have some materials to help study for that. I am looking for any books/textbooks that you used in your training that you could recommend as being helpful - I am trying to learn as much as I can on my own without taking extra classes.

    Thanks so much for any help!
     
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  3. catnfiddle

    catnfiddle Moderator

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    As a teacher who works with a large ELL population, I received a crash course training in SIOP (Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol) and recommend the book Making Content Comprehensible for English Learners as a guide. Not cheap, but what textbook is?
     
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    Sep 14, 2019

    Hello! I know this is an old thread but the book that you recommended does it prepare you very well for the 5362 praxis?
    Thanks!
     
  5. vickilyn

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    Why do you need to pass this Praxis exam? For what state?
     

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