English as an additional language (EAL)



This ebooklet provides a brief overview of the hurdles that can be faced by these students and a wide range of strategies teachers and other school professionals can use to assist the child in the classroom. Relevant strategies can also be easily adapted to be included in student’s Individual Learning Plans and in the recommendations section of psychologist’s reports.

These strategies are designed for use with students in primary and junior secondary schools.

  • Giving instructions
  • Use best classroom practice to support learning (continued)
  • Develop social skills and self-efficacy
  • Resources