Strategy 21 offers ideas about how to teach the survival words. This concept can be expanded to include many environments such as a grocery store, a bank, the DMV, and other places an adult ELL encounters. Instead of labeling items in the classroom, photos could be used. Colombo, M. (2012). Teaching English Language Learners: 43 Strategies for Successful K-8 Classrooms. Los Angeles, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc.