Facilitated Workshop – On Your Own Activity #1

Select a writing sample of an ELL student in your class or building. Using the Grammar Transfer Issues document, identify some language transfer issues. Note: Be prepared to share your work at your building’s Facilitated Workshop. (Please attach student’s writing to this document.) Example from student writing 1. Sometimes it is hard for to connect to
people in a new place.

Grammar transfer Issue
omission of pronoun

2. When I speak the English outside of
my home

submission of articles

3. I also feel mad at myself when I can’t
say nothing.

omission of helping verbs in negative sentance


In the other hand if...

Confusion of word usage

5. a lot of people come for more better

usage issues

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