ELA-Balanced Literacy Sidebars

ELA-Balanced Literacy – Sidebar Development.

Summary:

Victory was contracted to develop sidebar content for ELL student activities, formative assessments, and vocabulary-building exercises for a Balanced Literacy program. The ELA team developed these sidebars for 6 grade levels, containing 35 weeks within each grade, spanning 6 units. Victory also developed language objective statements for each unit across all grades.

Facts:

  • Developed 1,260 ELL sidebars, 630 formative assessment sidebars, 210 vocabulary-builder sidebars, and 210 language objective features
  • Adhered to ELL objective statements, scaffolding instruction for each sidebar across Emerging, Expanding, and Bridging levels
  • Poured MS into InCopy file templates for delivery to composition vendors

Tools:

  • Word
  • Adobe InCopy
  • Filezilla FTP Application
  • Woodwing connection application
  • Google Docs
  • Adobe Acrobat Professional