It has only been since the s that this area has attracted more interest among EFL teachers. The purpose of this article is to look at some of the issues and ways in which literature can be exploited in the classroom.
The Touchstone Full-color Student's Books are organized in clear two-page lessons. How do you start and end conversations?
How can you ask questions politely? How can you respond to someone's news? Strategies like these are taught in every unit to help students manage conversation more effectively.
In Conversation panels What are the most common words following That's?
When do you use isn't and when do you use 's not? In Conversation panels present interesting, useful facts about the vocabulary and grammar most frequently used in conversation. Figure it Out and Notice activities How can I get my student to use their inductive skills? Figure it out and Notice activities challenge students to think about new grammar and new conversation strategies.
Vocabulary notebook pages What are good ways to organize and write down new vocabulary? What are useful techniques for students to practice vocabulary on their own? A Vocabulary Notebook page in every unit offers students practical tips and activities for building their vocabulary.
Touchstone Workbook The Touchstone workbook provides follow-up exercises for each lesson in the Student's Book, giving thorough practice of new vocabulary, structures, and conversation strategies, as well as providing extra reading and writing activities.
A progress-check chart at the end of each Workbook unit helps students evaluate their progress and plan further study. Touchstone Teacher's Edition The Touchstone interleaved Teacher's Edition contains practical teaching notes and optional activities side-by-side with the Student's Book pages.
Audio scripts, answer keys and tests are provided. Touchstone Audio Touchstone audio provides students with natural models for speaking and pronunciation as well as the opportunity to listen to a variety of voices and accents.*If your birth country is the United States and you are currently residing in the United States, please choose Citizen.
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ESL Curriculum Lee Academy First Revision, Fall Course Description: The Lee Academy English as a Second Language curriculum teaches speaking, listening, writing, and reading skills-- with emphasis on speaking and listening-- all taught for the purpose of these two overarching goals.
Maintaining Students Interest in the EFL ESL Classroom. When we at Successful ESL first started teaching ESL classes, one of the very first things that we learned was the alarming student drop out rate, even when you have a good curriculum.
Side by Side. Side by Side (3rd Edition) is a new and improved version of this dynamic, all-skills program that integrates conversation practice, reading, writing and listening - all in a light-hearted, fun, and easy-to-use format that has been embraced by students and teachers worldwide.