English 3D Overview
Program Overview

Developed with Dr. Kate Kinsella, one of the nation's leading scholars on instruction and achievement of secondary English learners, English 3D is a new English language development program designed to ensure proficiency in the “language of school”—the academic vocabulary, speaking, listening, and writing vital to success in school and life.

English 3D is ideal for academic language learners, including long-term English language learners, advanced ELL/ELD students, and community dialect speakers.

Now available in two editions:

English 3D will ensure all students are on a path towards college and career readiness by:

Teaching high-leverage, portable academic language, including vocabulary, syntax, and grammar Engaging students with rigorous, increasingly complex informational texts that present real-world issues relevant to teens’ lives
Improving speaking and listening skills through daily opportunities for accountable class discussions, peer collaboration, and group presentations Making regular connections between coursework and the demands of college and the workplace
Developing academic writing skills in summarizing, justification, argument, and research Preparing students for the rigorous reading, writing, language, and speaking and listening expectations of the Common Core State Standards

Daily Instruction in Academic Language, Writing, and Speaking & Listening