Methacton's ELD ProgramEnglish Language Development
ELs: English Learners
· Many ELD students were born in the United States.
· Some do not speak their family’s language.
· There are over 120 students in the ELD program at Methacton.
· The most common home languages are: Spanish, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, and the languages of India.What do students learn?Social and academic language is taught in the four domains of listening, speaking, reading
and writing as set forth by the State of Pennsylvania in an effort to help ELs meet grade-
level state standards.For more information, go to Methacton's ELD Department page