In this video, the teacher discusses the hands-on way she tackles teaching the concept of genre with her students and how that plays a part in her lesson planning. She offers graphic organizers and charts to support student learning, hands-on opportunities to interact with a variety of book, and building upon students' prior knowledge.
This video depicts good basic modeling of techniques described in the lesson. See also related ELL strategies and resources for more ideas. It requires a lot of processing to read through all the elements posted here.