Distance Learning Resources for English Learners 

Below are online resources to help you and your child practice important English Language Development (ELD) skills at home.  Students can use these resources to practice listening, speaking, reading, and writing.  

The following resources were recommended for use by the California Department of Education in Resources that Support Distance Learning published on March 17th.  The resources are located on external websites not regularly monitored by the Washington Unified School District and are not State Board of Education (SBE) adopted materials. Washington Unified bears no responsibility for the accuracy, legality or content of the external site or for that of subsequent links. Contact the external site for answers to questions regarding its content.

¡Colorín Colorado!

Click here to go to ¡Colorín Colorado!, a bilingual website for families with resources to help your child learn to read, learn a new language, and succeed in school.

Duolingo Language Acquisition

Click here to learn a new language using Duolingo, a free language acquisition tool.

Unite For Literacy

Click here for free digital access to picture books, narrated in many languages. 

Footsteps2Brilliance

Learn to read with Washington Unified’s  free early literacy app in English and Spanish.

BrainPop ELL

Click here to practice the four principle language skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing.

Learning English

Click here to access Beginning English Acquisition videos and more.

English Language Practice and Multilingual Resources by Grade Level

Grades TK-3

Grades 4-5

Grades 6-8

Grades 9-12