Teaching Adult ESL - Text: A Practical Introduction by Betsy ParrishTeaching Adult ESL - Text: A Practical Introduction by Betsy Parrish

Teaching Adult ESL - Text: A Practical Introduction

byBetsy Parrish

Paperback | January 5, 2004

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Teaching Adult ESL is the first comprehensive yet practical overview of adult ESL teaching methodology for teachers and teachers in preparation.
Title:Teaching Adult ESL - Text: A Practical IntroductionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:10 × 8.1 × 0.7 inPublished:January 5, 2004Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0072855134

ISBN - 13:9780072855135

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Table of Contents

Teaching Adult ESL

A Practical Introduction

Chapter 1: Working With Adult ESL Learners

Part 1: Making the Adjustment to a New Culture

Part 2: What Does it Mean to Know a Language?

Chapter 2: Approaches And Program Options In Adult ESL

Part 1: Approaches in Adult ESL

Part 2: Program Options

Chapter 3: Contextualized Language Teaching

Part 1: Developing Integrated And Contextualized Language Lessons

Part 2: Meaningful and Communicative Practice Activities

Part 3: Correcting Learner Language

Chapter 4: Developing Listening And Speaking Skills

Part 1: Listening Skills Development

Part 2: Developing Speaking Skills

Part 3: The Place of Pronunciation in ESL Instruction

Chapter 5: Developing Reading And Writing Skills

Part 1: Integrating Reading and Writing Skills Development

Part 2: Moving beyond Basic Literacy Development

Part 3: Teaching Writing to Second Language Learners

Chapter 6: Planning For Teaching And Learning

Part 1: Lesson Planning

Part 2: Teacher and Learner Interactions

Part 3: Promoting Learning beyond the Classroom

Chapter 7: Managing ESL Classes

Part 1: Meeting the Challenges of Teaching Adult ESL

Part 2: Learners with Particular Needs

Chapter 8: Selecting Instructional Materials And Resources

Part 1: Evaluate, Select, and Supplement Textbooks

Part 2: Taking Learning Outside of the Classroom

Part 3: Technology and Learning

Chapter 9: Assessing Learning And Teaching

Part 1: Formal and Informal Assessment Processes

Part 2: Assessing Teaching Effectiveness

Chapter 10: Standards And Accountabililty