This book is carefully designed to inform and train readers in the techniques of content-based ESL instruction and to assist them in developing and implementing content-based materials and programs appropriate to their educational institutions and situations. Every chapter presents a balance of theory and practice, focusing on a detailed description, with clear examples of classroom practices including information, suggestions, and instructional tools. Each chapter addresses assessment issues as they apply to the particular methodology described.Short stories can provide anexcellent foundationfor introducing contentbased topics, and subsequently academictexts themselves, into lower level ESL courses . Shortstoriesare especially useful as a starting point because they are authentic anbsp;...
|Title||:||Content-Based College ESL Instruction|
|Author||:||Loretta F. Kasper, Marcia Babbitt, Rebecca William Mlynarczyk, Donna M. Brinton, Judith W. Rosenthal|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 1999-09-01|