------1------ Building Vocabulary --- This really doesn't have an activity to it, but I felt like this would be a great start to a activity. You could use the poster and each day tell the students they couldn't use one of the words in yellow and they had to replace it with one of the words below it. It could be a weekly thing.
What Every Teacher Should Know About Teaching Vocabulary
Global Digital Citizen Foundation| Bloom's Digital Taxonomy Verbs. This is a fun chart that classifies verbs related to technology by their basic function. This could be an invaluable tool for ELLs seeking to build their vocabulary in the digital age, particularly if the use of technology is not as prevalent in their home country as it is in the U.S.
Civil Rights Movement Introduction Lesson Plan with Stations
This is an introductory lesson to the Civil Rights Movement that includes 8 stations with varied and differentiated activities. There is a strong focus on Civil Rights Movement vocabulary building as well as a familiarization with prominent figures and events of the movement.