Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol

Classroom teachers need tools to help EL's succeed in their gen ed rooms without solely relying on pullout instruction. The SIOP (Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol) provides a method so that students can work with peers while learning English. SIOP focuses on building vocabulary and comprehension while students work on grade-appropriate material.


Further reading:

Teaching English Language Learners the SIOP Way

Making Content Comprehensible for English Language Learners