Implementing the ELPS in Social Studies

Implementing the ELPS in Social Studies

  • Intended Audience: Administrators, Teachers
  • Subject: ELL Support
  • CPE Credits: 3
  • CPE Provider: Region 20 (015-950): Texas Education Service Center


This course is designed to show how implementing the ELPS cross-curricular student expectations and linguistic accommodations promotes content and language acquisition in a social studies lesson. This training is divided into three sections: lesson introduction, content lesson analysis, and ELPS lesson extension.


No aligned standards.

Course Outline

  • ELPS Social Studies—Course Introduction
  • ELPS Social Studies—Lesson Introduction
  • ELPS Social Studies—Content Lesson Analysis
  • ELPS Social Studies—Vocabulary Instruction and Background Knowledge
  • ELPS Social Studies—Language Development Activities
  • ELPS Social Studies—ELPS Lesson Extension
  • ELPS Social Studies—Assessment