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Language Assessment for Classroom Teachers (e-Book)

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Classroom-based language assessments: why, when, what and how?

Lyle Bachman and Barbara Damböck

Format: e-book

An entirely new approach to developing and using classroom-based language assessments.

Language Assessment for Classroom Teachers (e-book for Kindle)

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Classroom-based language assessments: why, when, what and how?

Lyle Bachman and Barbara Damböck

Format: e-book

An entirely new approach to developing and using classroom-based language assessments.

Language Assessment for Classroom Teachers

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Classroom-based language assessments: why, when, what and how?

Lyle Bachman and Barbara Damböck

Format: Paperback

An entirely new approach to developing and using classroom-based language assessments.

Supporting Learners with Dyslexia in the ELT Classroom e-book

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Michele Daloiso

Format: e-book

Supporting Learners with Dyslexia in the ELT Classroom

Focus on Learning Technologies e-book for Kindle

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Nicky Hockly

Format: e-book

Focus on Learning Technologies helps teachers understand the role of digital technologies in supporting language learning for second or foreign language learners aged 5-18.

Focus on Learning Technologies e-book

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Nicky Hockly

Format: Online Resource

Focus on Learning Technologies helps teachers understand the role of digital technologies in supporting language learning for second or foreign language learners aged 5-18. Drawing on research with school-age learners, the book equips teachers with the knowledge necessary to make effective and principled decisions about choosing and using learning technologies in their own language classes. The book provides an accessible overview of key research studies on learning technologies, considers examples from real classroom practice, and provides activities to help teachers relate the content to their own teaching contexts.

This book is part of the Oxford Key Concepts for the Language Classroom series, focusing on key topics for teaching English as a second or foreign language to learners aged 5-18. These instructional guides are informed by research in second language acquisition and language pedagogy, and show the relevance of theory to the practising teacher.

'Spotlight studies' highlighting important research.
'Classroom snapshots' show different teaching approaches in practice.
'Activities' help you make connections between research and theory and your classroom context.
Suitable for students working towards MA TESOL, graduate certificates, or diploma qualifications, and for practising teachers' professional development programs.

USD 28.00
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Motivational Teaching

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Short, practical guides for English language teachers

Nick Thorner

Format: Paperback

Motivational Teaching provides a clear overview of the many factors that affect learner motivation and connects each of them to innovative teaching ideas and strategies.

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Motivational Teaching e-Book for Kindle

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Short, practical guides for English language teachers

Nick Thorner

Format: e-book

Motivational Teaching provides a clear overview of the many factors that affect learner motivation and connects each of them to innovative teaching ideas and strategies.

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Motivational Teaching e-Book

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Short, practical guides for English language teachers

Nick Thorner

Format: Online Resource

Motivational Teaching provides a clear overview of the many factors that affect learner motivation and connects each of them to innovative teaching ideas and strategies.

This title is part of the highly regarded Into the Classroom series - short, practical guides that help teachers who work in the primary and secondary school setting to make sense of new teaching tools, techniques, and educational policy, with ideas for implementing them in the classroom.

USD 17.00
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How Languages are Learned e-book

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Fourth Edition

This prize-winning, readable introduction to research in language acquisition is recommended reading for second language teachers worldwide

Patsy Lightbown & Nina Spada

Format: e-book

New 4th edition of Lightbown and Spada's prize-winning readable introduction to research in language acquisition

How Languages are Learned e-book Chapter 7

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Chapter 7 'Popular ideas about language learning revisited'

Patsy Lightbown & Nina Spada

Format: e-book

New 4th edition of Lightbown and Spada's prize-winning readable introduction to research in language acquisition.

Buy and read Chapter 7 'Popular ideas about language learning revisited'.

How Languages are Learned e-book Chapter 5

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Chapter 5 'Observing learning and teaching in the second language classroom'

Patsy Lightbown & Nina Spada

Format: e-book

New 4th edition of Lightbown and Spada's prize-winning readable introduction to research in language acquisition.

Buy and read Chapter 5 'Observing learning and teaching in the second language classroom'.

How Languages are Learned e-book Chapter 6

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Chapter 6 'Second language learning in the classroom'

Patsy Lightbown & Nina Spada

Format: e-book

New 4th edition of Lightbown and Spada's prize-winning readable introduction to research in language acquisition.

Buy and read Chapter 6 'Second language learning in the classroom'.

How Languages are Learned e-book Chapter 1

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Chapter 1 'Language learning in early childhood'

Patsy Lightbown & Nina Spada

Format: e-book

New 4th edition of Lightbown and Spada's prize-winning readable introduction to research in language acquisition.

Buy and read Chapter 1 'Language learning in early childhood'.

How Languages are Learned e-book Chapter 2

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Chapter 2 'Second language learning'.

Patsy Lightbown & Nina Spada

Format: e-book

New 4th edition of Lightbown and Spada's prize-winning readable introduction to research in language acquisition.

Buy and read Chapter 2 'Second language learning'.

How Languages are Learned e-book Chapter 3

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Chapter 3 'Individual differences in second language learning'

Patsy Lightbown & Nina Spada

Format: e-book

New 4th edition of Lightbown and Spada's prize-winning readable introduction to research in language acquisition.

Buy and read Chapter 3 'Individual differences in second language learning'.

Special Educational Needs Chapter 10 e-book

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Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Marie Delaney

Format: e-book

Short, practical guides for English language teachers.

Buy and read Chapter 10 'Social, emotional, and behavioural difficulties (SEBD)'.

Special Educational Needs Chapter 13 e-book

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Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Marie Delaney

Format: e-book

Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Buy and read Chapter 13 'Gifted and talented students'.

Special Educational Needs e-book

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Short, practical guides for English language teachers

Marie Delaney

Format: e-book

Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Special Educational Needs Chapter 3 e-book

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Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Marie Delaney

Format: e-book

Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Buy and read Chapter 3 'Common problem areas'.

Special Educational Needs Chapter 5 e-book

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Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Marie Delaney

Format: e-book

Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Buy and read Chapter 5 'Working collaboratively'.

Special Educational Needs Chapter 2 e-book

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Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Marie Delaney

Format: e-book

Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Buy and read Chapter 2 'Types of SEN'.

Special Educational Needs Chapter 4 e-book

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Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Marie Delaney

Format: e-book

Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Buy and read Chapter 4 'Differentiated teaching'.

Special Educational Needs Chapter 11 e-book

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Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Marie Delaney

Format: e-book

Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Buy and read Chapter 11 'Autism spectrum condition (ASC)'.

Special Educational Needs Chapter 9 e-book

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Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Marie Delaney

Format: e-book

Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Buy and read Chapter 9 'Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)'.

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Special Educational Needs Chapter 12 e-book

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Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Marie Delaney

Format: e-book

Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Buy and read Chapter 12 'Speech and language difficulties (SLD)'.

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Special Educational Needs Chapter 1 e-book

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Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Marie Delaney

Format: e-book

Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Buy and read Chapter 1 'Introduction to SEN teaching'.

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Special Educational Needs Chapter 6 e-book

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Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Sally Farley

Format: e-book

Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Buy and read Chapter 6 'Assistive technology'.

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Special Educational Needs Chapter 7 e-book

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Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Marie Delaney

Format: e-book

Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Buy and read Chapter 7 'Dyslexia'.

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Special Educational Needs Chapter 8 e-book

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Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Marie Delaney

Format: e-book

Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with Special Educational Needs in mainstream language classrooms.

Buy and read Chapter 8 'Dyspraxia'.

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Teaching Young Language Learners e-Book

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Second Edition

Annamaria Pinter

Format: e-book

This fully updated second edition provides a comprehensive and readable introduction to teaching young learners. It gives an accessible overview of the issues, including child development, L1 and L2 learning, L2 skills, vocabulary and grammar, learning to learn, materials design, and policy issues. Integrating theory and practice in an accessible way, it draws on up-to-date research and classroom practice that is internationally relevant.

Teaching Young Language Learners e-Book for Kindle

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Second Edition

Annamaria Pinter

Format: e-book

This fully updated second edition provides a comprehensive and readable introduction to teaching young learners. It gives an accessible overview of the issues, including child development, L1 and L2 learning, L2 skills, vocabulary and grammar, learning to learn, materials design, and policy issues. Integrating theory and practice in an accessible way, it draws on up-to-date research and classroom practice that is internationally relevant.

Teaching Young Language Learners

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Second Edition

Annamaria Pinter

Format: Paperback

This fully updated second edition provides a comprehensive and readable introduction to teaching young learners. It gives an accessible overview of the issues, including child development, L1 and L2 learning, L2 skills, vocabulary and grammar, learning to learn, materials design, and policy issues. Integrating theory and practice in an accessible way, it draws on up-to-date research and classroom practice that is internationally relevant.

Focus on Learning Technologies

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Nicky Hockly

Format: Paperback

Focus on Learning Technologies helps teachers understand the role of digital technologies in supporting language learning for second or foreign language learners aged 5-18.

Focus on Grammar and Meaning e-Book Focus On Grammar & Meaning Epub Format

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Luciana C. de Oliveira and Mary J. Schleppegrell

Format: e-book

Focus on Grammar and Meaning explores how to teach grammar effectively to second or foreign language learners aged 5-18.

Focus on Grammar and Meaning e-Book for Kindle Focus On Grammar & Meaning Mobi Format

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Luciana C. de Oliveira and Mary J. Schleppegrell

Format: e-book

Focus on Grammar and Meaning explores how to teach grammar effectively to second or foreign language learners aged 5-18.

Mixed-Ability Teaching

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Short, practical guides for English language teachers

Edmund Dudley and Erika Osváth

Format: Paperback

Mixed-Ability Teaching shows how collaborative ways of working can promote a positive classroom atmosphere and offer support and challenge for every student.

Special Educational Needs

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Short, practical guides for English language teachers

Marie Delaney

Format: Paperback

Special Educational Needs provides teachers with strategies and practical teaching ideas for including students with special educational needs in mainstream language classrooms.

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Mixed-Ability Teaching e-Book for Kindle

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Short, practical guides for English language teachers

Edmund Dudley and Erika Osváth

Format: e-book

Mixed-Ability Teaching shows how collaborative ways of working can promote a positive classroom atmosphere and offer support and challenge for every student.

Mixed-Ability Teaching e-Book

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Short, practical guides for English language teachers

Edmund Dudley and Erika Osváth

Format: e-book

Mixed-Ability Teaching shows how collaborative ways of working can promote a positive classroom atmosphere and offer support and challenge for every student.

Exploring Psychology in Language Learning and Teaching

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Marion Williams, Sarah Mercer and Stephen Ryan

Format: Paperback

This book explores key areas of educational and social psychology and considers their relevance to language teaching, using activities and questions for reflection. Issues discussed include learners' and teachers' beliefs about how a subject should be learned and taught, relationships with others, and the role of emotions in learning.

Focus on Grammar and Meaning

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Luciana C. de Oliveira and Mary J. Schleppegrell

Format: Paperback

Focus on Grammar and Meaning explores how to teach grammar effectively to second or foreign language learners aged 5-18.

Focus on Literacy e-book for Kindle

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Danling Fu and Marylou M Matoush

Format: e-book

Focus on Literacy explores research on second language literacy development and how such research can inform instructional decision-making for teachers of students aged 5-18.

Explaining English Grammar e-book

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George Yule

Format: Online Resource

This book is designed to help teachers understand English grammar and explain it to their students. Each chapter focuses on a problematic area and offers exercises for students as well as teaching ideas.

A fresh approach to explaining grammar, written specifically for language teachers. Detailed explanations are supported by exercises and practical teaching ideas.

For teachers, one of the most challenging student reactions to being taught grammar is this: 'I understand how to use this structure, but why do I have to use it?'

In this book, George Yule focuses on the grammar topics that give rise to these why-questions. His explanations link form, meaning, and real-life use, and are supported throughout by exercises and discussion points.

USD 37.00
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Second Language Learning in the Early School Years: Trends and Contexts

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An overview of current themes and research on second language learning in the early school years

Victoria Murphy

Format: Paperback

A detailed exploration of second language learning in the early school years, providing a broad overview of research findings across a range of different contexts.

Oxford Key Concepts for the Language Classroom Focus On Assessment

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Research-led guide helping teachers understand, design, implement, and evaluate language assessment

Eunice Jang

Format: Paperback

help you relate research and theory on language assessment to your own teaching context.

Oxford Key Concepts for the Language Classroom Focus on Oral Interaction

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Focus on Oral Interaction

Rhonda Oliver and Jenefer Philp

Format: Paperback

oral interaction to your own teaching context.

English for Academic Purposes e-book

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A comprehensive overview of EAP and how it is best taught and learnt in a variety of academic contexts

Edward de Chazal

Format: e-book

A comprehensive and up-to-date overview of research in the field of English for Academic Purposes, presenting typical and best practice, and providing practical suggestions for developing materials to promote both language and skills.

English for Academic Purposes e-Book for Kindle

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A comprehensive overview of EAP and how it is best taught and learnt in a variety of academic contexts

Edward de Chazal

Format: e-book

Each title in the series is intended to serve both as a basis for training courses and seminars, and as a reference text.

Focus on Content-Based Language Teaching e-Book for Kindle Focus On Content Based Language Teaching Mobi Format

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Patsy M. Lightbown

Format: e-book

Referencing classroom- based research and classroom vignettes, Focus on Content-Based Language Teaching examines the challenges of teaching a second or foreign language alongside another academic subject.

Focus on Content-Based Language Teaching e-book

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Research-led guide examining instructional practices that address the challenges of content-based language teaching

Patsy M. Lightbown

Format: Online Resource

Referencing classroom- based research and classroom vignettes, Focus on Content-Based Language Teaching examines the challenges of teaching a second or foreign language alongside another academic subject.

Focus on Content-Based Language Teaching highlights important research and evidence-based instructional practices for overcoming the challenges of teaching a second or foreign language alongside another academic subject. Extracts from classroom data provide real-life examples of teachers and students interacting with each other in different approaches to content-based language teaching, showing how theory relates to practice. Activities help you relate research and theory on content-based language teaching to your own teaching context.

This book is part of the Oxford Key Concepts for the Language Classroom series, focusing on key topics for teaching English as a second or foreign language. These research-led instructional guides link the theories of second language acquisition and pedagogy with classroom practice, helping you to reflect on what needs to happen in the language classroom.

USD 28.00
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Focus On Assessment e-book

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Research-led guide helping teachers understand, design, implement, and evaluate language assessment

Eunice Eunhee Jang

Format: Online Resource

Referencing classroom-based research and classroom vignettes,Focus on Assessment helps you to understand research evidence in language assessment for students aged 6-16. It develops your ability to design, implement, and critically evaluate language assessment.

Focus on Assessment recognizes the multiple roles teachers play in language assessment and the importance of teacher assessment competence. It explores key areas of teaching and assessment, such as ensuring a positive assessment experience, the importance of cognitively rich tasks that measure essential core language skills, and promoting learner autonomy.

Examples from real classroom practice and key research studies are an integral part of the book, with activities to help you relate research and theory on language assessment to your own teaching context.

USD 28.00
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Focus On Oral Interaction e-book

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Focus on Oral Interaction

Rhonda Oliver and Jenefer Philp

Format: Online Resource

Referencing classroom-based research and classroom vignettes,Focus on Oral Interaction explores the role of oral interaction for second language learning with a special focus on school-age English language learners.

Key areas covered include formulaic and creative language use, the different ways of scaffolding learning, the use of corrective feedback, the relationship between oral interaction and print literacy, as well as differences that learner aptitude and motivation make to language learning. Additional activities are provided to help teachers relate the content to their own teaching context.

Focus on Oral Interaction explores the role of oral interaction for second language learning from cognitive, social, pedagogical, and linguistic perspectives, with a focus on research relevant to English language learners aged 6-16. It emphasizes the important role played by oral language in classrooms. Featuring real classroom data and summaries of research studies, Focus on Oral Interaction shows you how theory relates to practice. Activities help you relate research and theory on oral interaction to your own teaching context.

USD 28.00
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Focus on Oral Interaction e-Book for Kindle Focus On Oral Interaction Mobi Format

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Focus on Oral Interaction

Rhonda Oliver and Jenefer Philp

Format: e-book

Referencing classroom-based research and classroom vignettes, Focus on Oral Interaction explores the role of oral interaction for second language learning with a special focus on school-age English language learners.

Focus on Assessment e-Book for Kindle Focus On Assessment Mobi Format

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Research-led guide helping teachers understand, design, implement, and evaluate language assessment

Eunice Eunhee Jang

Format: e-book

Referencing classroom-based research and classroom vignettes, Focus on Assessment helps you to understand research evidence in language assessment for students aged 6-16. It develops your ability to design, implement, and critically evaluate language assessment.

English for Academic Purposes

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A comprehensive overview of EAP and how it is best taught and learnt in a variety of academic contexts

Edward de Chazal

Format: Paperback

A comprehensive and up-to-date overview of research in the field of English for Academic Purposes, presenting typical and best practice, and providing practical suggestions for developing materials to promote both language and skills.

Oxford Key Concepts for the Language Classroom

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Patsy M. Lightbown and Nina Spada

These research-led instructional guides link the theories of second language acquisition and pedagogy with classroom practice, enabling teachers to reflect on what happens in the language classroom. The series editors, Patsy M. Lightbown and Nina Spada, are highly respected worldwide for making theory and research about language learning accessible and relevant to classroom teaching.

Focus On Content-Based Language Teaching

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Research-led guide examining instructional practices that address the challenges of content-based language teaching

Patsy M. Lightbown

Format: Paperback

Referencing classroom- based research and classroom vignettes, Focus on Content-Based Language Teaching examines the challenges of teaching a second or foreign language alongside another academic subject.

The Internet e-book

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Scott Windeatt and David Hardisty

Format: Online Resource

This book offers activities based around the Internet, including searching on the Web, creating language-learning material, and communicating using the Internet. Opens up new opportunities for language learning, with the World Wide Web providing access to material on almost any topic.

USD 32.00
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The Internet and Young Learners e-book

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Gordon Lewis

Format: Online Resource

This book combines Internet resources with structured classroom activities to maximize learning potential. The activities are firmly anchored in children's experiences and include purposeful tasks with a clear language component.

USD 32.00
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Learner-based Teaching e-book

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Colin Campbell and Hanna Kriyszwska

Format: Online Resource

This book includes 70 language practice activities that make use of the wealth of knowledge, experience, and expertise that students bring to the classroom.

USD 35.00
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Listen and Do e-book

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Listen and Do

Hana Svecova

Format: Online Resource

Thirty short, simple, physical activities to encourage children to listen and respond to spoken English. Responding physically to English helps children learn in an enjoyable, non-threatening way that also helps them remember the language.

USD 17.00
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Beginners e-book

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Peter Grundy

Format: Online Resource

This book contains over 100 activities for both absolute and 'false' beginners, and for adults and children.

USD 35.00
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Art and Crafts with Children e-book

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Andrew Wright

Format: Online Resource

This book provides a wealth of creative, imaginative activities with integrated language practice.

USD 32.00
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Pronunciation e-book

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Clement Laroy

Format: Online Resource

This book tackles all the basic problems of pronunciation teaching and suggests ways students can improve their techniques. It provides a rich resource of imaginative ideas and techniques for teaching pronunciation.

USD 35.00
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Newspapers e-book

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Peter Grundy

Format: Online Resource

This book features creative yet practical ideas for making effective use of newspapers in the language classroom.

USD 35.00
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Storytelling e-book

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Eleanor Watts

Format: Online Resource

Activities to encourage children to tell and respond to stories. This book introduces a wide range of story and activity types to stimulate young learners to use and respond to English in a creative and enjoyable way.

USD 17.00
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Creating Stories with Children e-book

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Andrew Wright

Format: Online Resource

This book offers imaginative ideas and resources for helping children to create their own stories, books, and plays.

USD 32.00
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Project Work e-book

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New Edition

Diana Fried-Booth

Format: Online Resource

This very popular series gives teachers practical advice and guidance, together with resource ideas and materials for the classroom.

Provides a wide variety of immediately accessible ideas for projects inside and outside the classroom

USD 35.00
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Classroom Dynamics e-book

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Jill Hadfield

Format: Online Resource

This book Explores the problems teachers have managing groups, and suggests various strategies which can be used to lead groups more effectively.

It provides activities suitable for classes of all levels of general or specialized English courses.

USD 35.00
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A Handbook of Classroom English e-Book for Kindle

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Glyn S Hughes

Format: e-book

For trainee teachers who want to acquire accurate, authentic, and idiomatic classroom language, and for experienced teachers who want to extend the range of their classroom English. By Glyn S Hughes. For teachers and trainers.

Grammar Dictation e-book

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Ruth Wajnryb

Format: Online Resource

Grammar Dictation offers an innovative approach to the study of grammar in the language classroom - the 'grammar dictation' or 'dictogloss' procedure. A text is dictated at normal speed, after which students try and reconstruct their own version of the original text. The correction process then enables students to understand their errors and the language options available to them.

USD 35.00
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Cultural Awareness e-book

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Barry Tomalin and Susan Stempleski

Format: Online Resource

This book features activities to increase cultural awareness and interaction among students. It gives teachers practical and specific guidance on how to help learners improve their cross-cultural communication skills.

USD 35.00
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Storybuilding e-book

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Jane Spiro

Format: Online Resource

This book offers a carefully-structured series of activities which, in a non-threatening way, guides learners to write their own stories.

The range of language practised includes speaking and writing skills, tenses, descriptive adjectives, reporting verbs, direct speech, functions, discussion and argument, letters and diaries.

USD 35.00
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Vocabulary Activities e-book

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Mary Slattery

Format: Online Resource

A selection of activities for vocabulary work with children from 4 to 12 years of age.

Each unit gives clear and accessible details of how to prepare, organize, and teach a lesson including examples of teacher language in the classroom. Taking into account the most effective ways in which children learn, the activities are designed to encourage the recall and recycling of vocabulary.

USD 17.00
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Drama and Improvisation e-book

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Ken Wilson

Format: Online Resource

Designed to enliven English classes through drama activities and activate students' imagination and creativity.

Fifty-six classroom activities requiring minimal preparation, ranging from shorter and less demanding to longer and more complex activities, culminating in a series of original dramatic sketches.

USD 35.00
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Projects with Young Learners e-book

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Sarah Burwood and Helen Dunford

Format: Online Resource

Projects with Young Learners combines language and skills development with activities which challenge young learners

USD 32.00
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Games for Children e-book

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Gordon Lewis and Gunther Bedson

Format: Online Resource

This book shows how to use games in the classroom to strengthen language learning.

USD 32.00
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Cross-Curricular Resources for Young Learners e-book for Kindle

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Immacolata Calabrese and Silvana Rampone

Format: e-book

This resource book for primary teachers provides appropriate, easy-to-use resources for teaching subjects through English.

Success in English Teaching e-book for Kindle

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Paul Davies and Eric Pearse

Format: e-book

Each title in the series is intended to serve both as a basis for training courses and seminars, and as a reference text.

Success in English Teaching e-book

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Paul Davies and Eric Pearse

Format: Online Resource

An introduction to teaching English in a range of situations for initial teacher training courses and non native-speaker teachers.

This is a comprehensive and readable introduction to teaching English. It is ideal for initial teacher training, but also provides guidance and fresh ideas for more experienced teachers. It offers realistic ways of achieving success even with large classes and limited resources.

Whether you are a pre-service trainee, a practising teacher, or a teacher-trainer, Success in English Teaching is an invaluable source of insights and practical suggestions.

The authors draw on their own experience as teacher trainers to help teachers to prepare for a wide range of teaching situations, including ones where classes are large and resources limited.

USD 36.00
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Teaching American English Pronunciation e-book

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Peter Avery and Susan Ehrilch

Format: Online Resource

A complete introduction to teaching the pronunciation of North American English specifically for teachers of English as a second language (ESL)

This introduction to the pronunciation of American English describes the sound system, suggests ways of tackling pronunciation problems, and provides a variety of techniques and exercises for use in the classroom.

As an ESL teacher, have you looked at the phonetics textbooks on the market and decided that they don't directly address your needs? Unlike pronunciation books aimed at students of linguistics or at learners of English, Teaching American English Pronunciation has been written specifically for ESL teachers. It doesn't only give academic descriptions, but also helps you to improve your students' pronunciation effectively. It provides the descriptive knowledge needed to teach pronunciation effectively. But it is also full of practical teaching ideas.

USD 36.00
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Teaching American English Pronunciation e-book for Kindle

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Peter Avery and Susan Ehrlich

Format: e-book

Each title in the series is intended to serve both as a basis for training courses and seminars, and as a reference text.

Technology Enhanced Language Learning

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Connecting theory and practice

Aisha Walker and Goodith White

Format: Paperback

This highly-readable book brings together theory and practice, giving you a better understanding of why and how technology can enhance language learning. It helps you become more familiar with technology tools you can use in class, and gives you a better understanding of how to use them for language learning. Practical tasks help you reflect on their use.

Music and Song e-book

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Tim Murphey

Format: Online Resource

This book describes how a piece of music can be integrated into a language classroom to teach a variety of skills.

USD 35.00
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Doing Task-Based Teaching e-book

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Dave Willis and Jane Willis

Format: Online Resource

A practical guide to task-based teaching for ELT training courses and practising teachers.

This book provides teachers with a better understanding of task-based learning and how it works, including how to incorporate tasks with textbook material.

Task-based teaching has created enormous interest among teachers in recent years. But how does the idea of designing tasks (e.g. discussions, problems, games) that encourage learners to use real language work in practice?

This book explains the basic principles behind task-based learning and teaching and gives practical examples of how to make it work in different teaching situations.

USD 37.00
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Doing Task-Based Teaching e-Book for Kindle

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Dave Willis and Jane Willis

Format: e-book

Each title in the series is intended to serve both as a basis for training courses and seminars, and as a reference text.

Young Learners e-book

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Sarah Phillips

Format: Online Resource

This book presents ideas and materials for a wide variety of language-practice activities.

USD 32.00
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Technology Enhanced Language Learning e-book

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Aisha Walker and Goodith White

Format: Online resource

Each title in the series is intended to serve both as a basis for training courses and seminars, and as a reference text.

From Experience to Knowledge in ELT e-Book for Kindle

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Julian Edge and Sue Garton

Format: e-book

Each title in the series is intended to serve both as a basis for training courses and seminars, and as a reference text.

Bringing Technology into the Classroom eBook for Kindle

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Short, practical guides for English language teachers

Gordon Lewis

Format: e-book

Bringing Technology into the Classroom is a step-by-step guide to using tools such as interactive whiteboards, word processing applications, and the internet in class.

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Bringing Creative Teaching into the Young Learner Classroom eBook for Kindle

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Short, practical guides for English language teachers

Lynne Cameron and Penny McKay

Format: e-book

Bringing Creative Teaching into the Young Learner Classroom enables teachers to implement a child-centred approach through activities which can be personalized to the needs of learners aged 6 - 12.

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How Languages are Learned 4e

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Fourth Edition

Patsy Lightbown and Nina Spada

Format: Paperback

A thoroughly updated edition of this prize-winning, readable introduction to the main theories of first and second language acquisition.

This book introduces you to some of the language acquisition research that will help you not just to evaluate existing materials, but also to adapt and use them in a way that fits what we currently understand about how languages are learned.

-Content including new research and new areas in pedagogy to provide an up-to-date and comprehensive overview of research in the field.
-Chapter Preview s and Summaries with round-up questions.
-Companion website with vodcasts, content updates, and shared user content.
-Also available as an e-book.

Techniques and Principles in Language Teaching e-book

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Second Edition

Diane Larsen-Freeman

Format: e-book

This series is designed to meet the needs of the busy classroom teacher.

Bringing Technology into the Classroom eBook

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Short, practical guides for English language teachers

Gordon Lewis

Format: Online Resource

Bringing Technology into the Classroom is a step-by-step guide to using tools such as interactive whiteboards, word processing applications, and the internet in class.

Bringing Technology into the Classroom helps you make informed choices about the type of technology to use and how to integrate it into your teaching to achieve your language teaching goals. It is a non-technical, practical guide to help you make an informed choice about the technologies you can use in class, and how to integrate them into your teaching.

This title is part of the highly regarded Into the Classroom series - short, practical guides that help teachers who work in the primary and secondary school setting to make sense of new teaching tools, techniques, and educational policy, with ideas for implementing them in the classroom.

USD 17.00
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From Experience to Knowledge in ELT e-book

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Julian Edge and Sue Garton

Format: Online Resource

How can you turn your teaching experience into practical knowledge that will make you a better teacher in the future?
Using extracts from classroom language and published coursebooks as examples, From Experience to Knowledge in ELT shows you strategies and ideas that will work with your students and that will help you to develop your own personal teaching style.

From Experience to Knowledge in ELT helps you to understand what you have already learned through your teaching and use that new understanding to improve your teaching and develop a personal teaching style of your own.

Rather than presenting you with abstract theories, this book encourages you to reflect on and draw on your own teaching experience in order to decide on your own principles of good practice and then apply them to your teaching.

The book uses extracts from classroom language and published coursebooks as examples. It is organized in two parts, each containing chapters on specific aspects of teaching and learning

USD 35.77
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Grammar for Young Learners e-book

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Hans Mol and Gordon Lewis

Format: Online Resource

Helps teachers of young learners introduce and practise grammar in a fun and motivating way.

Steers a middle course between grammar-based and communicative approaches to teaching: meaning is the main focus of all language teaching and grammar is an intrinsic part of making meaning explicit.

USD 32.00
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Bringing Creative Teaching into the Young Learner Classroom eBook

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Short, practical guides for English language teachers

Lynne Cameron and Penny Penny

Format: Online Resource

Bringing Creative Teaching into the Young Learner Classroom enables teachers to implement a child-centred approach through activities which can be personalized to the needs of learners aged 6 - 12.

Bringing Creative Teaching into the Young Learner Classroom helps you understand the learning needs of young learners, shows you what you can do and explains why it works. This informative book provides creative ways to personalize teaching to inspire children, create a love of a language, and develop the skills and confidence they need for successful language learning.

This title is part of the highly regarded Into the Classroom series - short, practical guides that help teachers who work in the primary and secondary school setting to make sense of new teaching tools, techniques, and educational policy, with ideas for implementing them in the classroom.

USD 17.00
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Teaching Other Subjects Through English e-book

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Sheelagh Deller and Christine Price

Format: Online Resource

CLIL (Content and Language Integrated Learning) has attracted great interest in recent years, especially in Europe but increasingly more widely in the world. This book provides practical, classroom-tested activities that can be used when teaching any subject.

This book offers over 60 activities especially suited to middle school and high school teachers who teach other subjects through English.

USD 35.00
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How Languages are Learned Fourth Edition e-Book for Kindle

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Fourth Edition

Patsy Lightbown and Nina Spada

Format: e-book

Each title in the series is intended to serve both as a basis for training courses and seminars, and as a reference text.

Starting and Ending Lessons e-book

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A series for teachers of young learners which provides adaptable teaching ideas in an easy-to-follow format.

Naomi Moir

Format: Online Resource

Twenty-five activities to settle children into a class or bring the lesson to an end.

Starting and Ending Lessons focuses on children's need for constant language revision. It provides easy, adaptable activities that use movement and games to maintain variety in the classroom.

USD 17.00
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Designing and Analyzing Language Tests

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A hands-on introduction to language testing theory and practice.

Nathan Carr

Format: Paperback

Designing and Analyzing Tests with accompanying CD-ROM gives you a solid grounding in language assessment theory, practical guidance on developing and administering tests, and shows you how to use Excel for statistical analysis of procedures.

Language teachers often have to develop or choose tests or other assessments for their classes without any training. With this book and CD-ROM you learn how to choose from ready-made tests, or to adapt existing tests to better meet your needs. It gives you the tools you need to write your own tests and to analyze them.

The book is organized in two Parts: Part 1 focuses on language assessment theory, and guidance on developing and administering tests. Part 2 introduces the use of Excel for analyzing language test data.

Techniques and Principles in Language Teaching

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Second Edition

Practical, step-by-step guidance for ESL teachers, and thought-provoking questions to stimulate further exploration.

Diane Larsen-Freeman

Format: Paperback

This book provides a practical overview of the most important methods in the field. Readers are drawn into classrooms where various teaching methods and approaches are being used. They are encouraged to reflect on their own beliefs and to develop their own approach to language teaching.

Teaching the Pronunciation of English as a Lingua Franca

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A user-friendly handbook which explores the benefits of an English as a Lingua Franca approach to pronunciation

Robin Walker

Format: Paperback

How could English as a Lingua Franca change your approach to teaching pronunciation?

Bringing Creative Teaching into the Young Learner Classroom

Catalog

Short, practical guides for English language teachers

Lynne Cameron and Penny McKay

Format: Paperback

Bringing Creative Teaching into the Young Learner Classroom enables teachers to implement a child-centred approach through activities which can be personalized to the needs of learners aged 6 - 12.

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From Experience to Knowledge in ELT

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Strategies and ideas to help you develop your personal teaching style.

Julian Edge and Sue Garton

Format: Paperback

A guide to help teachers of English to develop teaching skills through drawing on practical classroom experience.

Teaching Second Language Listening

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A guide to evaluating, adapting, and creating tasks for listening in the language classroom.

Tony Lynch

Format: Paperback

A guide to adapting, creating, and evaluating listening tasks for ELT/ESL teachers

Exploring Learner Language

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A workbook and DVD pack that shows teachers how to analyse the language their ESL students use in the classroom.

Elaine Tarone and Bonnie Swierzbin

Format: Paperback

This innovative workbook and accompanying DVD provide a hands-on introduction to the study of language used by English learners. The DVD features six adult ESL learners and two native speakers of English completing individual and paired tasks that are linked to the book. Full transcripts included. Through an analysis at the case-study level, teachers can develop skills for exploratory practice.

Images

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Jamie Keddie

Format: Paperback

Images demonstrates how virtually any text-based activity can be enhanced through the use of images.

Images argues that words and images are inseparable, and shows how images can be used to support the teaching of productive and receptive language skills, grammar, pronunciation, vocabulary, and more.

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Advanced Learners

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Alan Maley

Format: Paperback

Addresses the needs of very advanced learners who wish to improve their proficiency further.

Defines the distinctive learning style of advanced learners and challenges them both by introducing new activities and by engaging them in familiar activities at a higher level of proficiency.

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Semantics

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Anthony Cowie

Format: Paperback

Semantics looks at what words are and how they have multiple meanings and forms. It discusses groupings of lexical items, approaches to analysing the semantic structure of words, and the relationship of meanings to syntactic structure.

Translation

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Juliane House

Format: Paperback

Translation is one of the most important cross-linguistic and cross-cultural practices. This short introduction focuses on what you need to know about it: the different perspectives on translation and key issues such as equivalence in translation, translation evaluation, and the role of translation in language teaching, globalization, and intercultural communication.

Resource Books for Teachers

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Series Editor: Alan Maley

This very popular series gives teachers practical advice and guidance, together with resource ideas and materials for the classroom.

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Drama and Improvisation

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Series Editor: Alan Maley

Format: Paperback

Designed to enliven English classes through drama activities and activate students' imagination and creativity.

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ESOL: A Critical Guide

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A survey of the teaching of ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) to migrants in English-speaking countries.

Melanie Cook and James Simpson

Format: Paperback

This book provides readers with an up-to-date broad understanding of the distinctive pedagogic, social, and political contexts of teaching English to adult migrants in countries where English is the dominant language.

Oxford Basics: Introduction to Teaching English

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Jill Hadfield and Charles Hadfield

Format: Paperback

Oxford Basics are short, easy-to-use books based on communicative methodology. They provide ideas for teachers and guidance on how to handle everyday classroom situations.

Word Knowledge

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A Vocabulary Teacher's Handbook

Cheryl Boyd Zimmerman

Format: Paperback

To know a word means to know a great deal about it-including its meaning, collocations, grammatical features, derivations, register and appropriateness. This book presents useful and practical strategies to help readers identify learner errors, provide helpful feedback and recognize features that may be problematic. It also offers techniques for encouraging students to become independent word learners.

English for Specific Purposes

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Keith Harding

Format: Paperback

This book offers over 80 generic classroom activities for teaching vocational English to any profession.

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Teenagers

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Gordon Lewis

Format: Paperback

This book encourages learners to notice how language works, promotes cultural awareness, develops creative thinking and problem-solving skills.

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Literature

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Second Edition

Alan Duff and Alan Maley

Format: Paperback

This revised edition offers a wide variety of interesting and practical ideas for using literature in the language classroom.

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Doing Task-Based Teaching

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A practical guide to task-based teaching for ELT training courses and practising teachers.

Dave Willis and Jane Willis

Format: Paperback

This book provides teachers with a better understanding of task-based learning and how it works, including how to incorporate tasks with textbook material.

Discourse Analysis

Catalog

Henry Widdowson

Format: Paperback

This book examines the concepts of schema, register, and discourse genre. It considers what corpus descriptions of text tell us about language and examines how speakers take turns and negotiate meaning.

Storybuilding

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Jane Spiro

Format: Paperback

This book offers carefully-structured activities that guide learners to write their own stories.

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Teaching Other Subjects Through English

Catalog

Sheelagh Deller and Christine Price

Format: Paperback

This book offers over 60 activities especially suited to middle school and high school teachers who teach other subjects through English.

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Teaching Second Language Reading

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A guide to teaching reading skills for teachers of English as a foreign language.

Thom Hudson

Format: Paperback

This book examines a variety of approaches from classrooms and research that are used for teaching reading, and explores teaching methods focused on strategies.

Oxford Basics for Children

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Listen and Do

Hana Svecova

Format: Mixed Media

Oxford Basics are short, easy-to-use books based on communicative methodology. They provide ideas for teachers and guidance on how to handle everyday classroom situations.

Oxford Basics: Storytelling

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Eleanor Watts

Format: Paperback

Oxford Basics are short, easy-to-use books based on communicative methodology. They provide ideas for teachers and guidance on how to handle everyday classroom situations.

Learning and Teaching English

Catalog

Cora Lindsay and Paul Knight

Format: Mixed Media

This comprehensive guide to methodology and language learning covers the teaching of all four skills as well as assessment and lesson planning. An audio CD containing case study listening activities is included.

Grammar

Catalog

Scott Thornbury

Format: Paperback

This book helps teachers become more versatile and resourceful in teaching grammar.

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Grammar

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Michael Swan

Format: Paperback

Leading grammar expert Michael Swan answers questions such as, What is grammar for? How does it relate to vocabulary? How does it change? How does it differ across other languages? This accessible and readable introduction uses very little technical jargon in offering a fresh, original look at the subject.

RBTYL: Writing with Children

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Jackie Reilly and Vanessa Reilly

Format: Paperback

This book teaches the Roman alphabet, letter shapes, and names. It encourages children to use words and sentences creatively.

RBT: Writing

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Second Edition

Tricia Hedge

Format: Paperback

This book offers suggestions and guidance for helping students who are having difficulty developing clear and effective writing skills in English.

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Oxford Basics for Children: Vocabulary Activities: Vocabulary Activities

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Mary Slattery

Format: Paperback

Oxford Basics are short, easy-to-use books based on communicative methodology. They provide ideas for teachers and guidance on how to handle everyday classroom situations.

RBT: Global Issues

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Ricardo Sampedro and Susan Hillyard

Format: Paperback

This book focuses on real-world issues to encourage communication skills, reflection, and critical thinking, using a variety of hands-on techniques such as games, art, music, and drama.

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Vocabulary

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Second Edition

John Morgan and Mario Rinvolucri

Format: Paperback

This book offers updated communicative activities for teaching new words to language learners, including collocations, the mother tongue, and lexis as a system.

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Cross-curricular Activities

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Hana Svecova

Format: Paperback

Oxford Basics are short, easy-to-use books based on communicative methodology. They provide ideas for teachers and guidance on how to handle everyday classroom situations.

Homework

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Lesley Painter

Format: Paperback

This book provides guidelines on making homework relevant to the students and the curriculum, and integrates homework into classroom activities.

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Oxford Basics: Teaching Grammar

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Jim Scrivener

Format: Paperback

Oxford Basics are short, easy-to-use books based on communicative methodology. They provide ideas for teachers and guidance on how to handle everyday classroom situations.

Applied Linguistics

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Guy Cook

Format: Paperback

This book addresses the most pressing and controversial issues surrounding contemporary language use today, including intercultural communication, political persuasion, new technologies, the growth of English, language in education and foreign language teaching and learning.

Oxford Introductions to Language Study

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Series Editor: H. G. Widdowson

A series of brief, clear introductions to the main areas of language study.

Doing Second Language Research

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An introduction to the theory and practice of second language research for graduate/Master's students in TESOL and Applied Linguistics, and others

James Dean Brown and Theodore S. Rodgers

Format: Paperback

This book systematically explains the characteristics and purposes of various types of research, including terminology, and the typical steps of each type of research design.

Intercultural Business Communication

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An introduction to the theory and practice of intercultural business communication for teachers, language trainers, and business people.

Robert Gibson

Format: Paperback

This book provides an introduction to the theory and practice of intercultural business communication. It offers surveys of some key cultural dimensions as well as case studies.

Oxford Basics: Intercultural Activities

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Michaela Cankova and Simon Gill

Format: Paperback

Oxford Basics are short, easy-to-use books based on communicative methodology. They provide ideas for teachers and guidance on how to handle everyday classroom situations.

Project Work

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New Edition

Diana L. Fried-Booth

Format: Paperback

This popular series provides teachers of young adults and adults with practical advice together with resource ideas and materials for the classroom.

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Stylistics

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Peter Verdonk

Format: Paperback

This book examines how style is used in literary and non-literary texts. The topics include style as a matter of socialization, the production and reception of meaning, the question of perspective, literary criticism, and current issues such as feminist stylistics and critical discourse analysis.

Teaching English as an International Language

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Rethinking Goals and Approaches

Sandra Lee McKay

Format: Paperback

English is the major language of international communication, knowledge of which is an increasingly valuable asset. But which English, and how? This book provides an accessible overview of this increasingly important field.

Phonetics

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Peter Roach

Format: Paperback

This book leads the reader through the main areas of phonetics, including how speech sounds are made and how phoneticians classify them. Topics include the International Phonetic Alphabet, intonation, and accent variation.

Film

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Susan Stempleski and Barry Tomalin

Format: Paperback

This book provides ideas on how to integrate film into a general course, how to set up film projects, and a glossary of helpful film terms. Requires no previous film knowledge.

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Art and Crafts with Children

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Andrew Wright

Format: Paperback

This book provides a wealth of creative, imaginative activities with integrated language practice.

English for Primary Teachers with Audio CD

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Mary Slattery and Jane Willis

Format: Paperback

This book is an easy to use introduction to teaching English to children in elementary grades. It offers advice and practical teaching tips while building teachers' confidence in their ability to use classroom English effectively. The audio CD gives examples of language from actual classrooms.

Historical Linguistics

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Herbert Schendl

Format: Paperback

This book outlines the major issues and terminology used in the field of historical linguistics. Central issues of historical linguistics are addressed, including change, reconstruction of older languages, language birth and death, and relationships among languages.

Simple Writing Activities

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Jill Hadfield and Charles Hadfield

Format: Paperback

Oxford Basics are short, easy-to-use books based on communicative methodology. They provide ideas for teachers and guidance on how to handle everyday classroom situations.

Primary Resource Books for Teachers

Catalog

Series Editor: Alan Maley

This popular series addresses the needs of primary teachers, teacher trainers, and trainee teachers.

Simple Reading Activities

Catalog

Jill Hadfield and Charles Hadfield

Format: Paperback

Oxford Basics are short, easy-to-use books based on communicative methodology. They provide ideas for teachers and guidance on how to handle everyday classroom situations.

Classroom English

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Bryan Gardner and Felicity Gardner

Format: Paperback

Oxford Basics are short, easy-to-use books based on communicative methodology. They provide ideas for teachers and guidance on how to handle everyday classroom situations.

Success in English Teaching

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A complete introduction to teaching English at secondary school level and above.

Paul Davies and Eric Pearse

Format: Paperback

This is a comprehensive and readable introduction to teaching English. It is ideal for initial teacher training, but also provides guidance and fresh ideas for more experienced teachers. It offers realistic ways of achieving success even with large classes and limited resources.

Language Testing

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Tim McNamara

Format: Paperback

This book examines test design, the rating process, validity, measurement and the social dimension of language testing. Traditional and newer forms of language assessment are considered.

The Internet

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Scott Windeatt, David Hardisty, and David Eastment

Format: Paperback

This book offers activities based around the Internet, including searching on the Web, creating language-learning material, and communicating using the Internet. The Website: www.oup.com/elt.rbt.internet will provide regular updates to the book.

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Teaching and Learning in the Language Classroom

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A guide to current ideas about the theory and practice of English language teaching

Tricia Hedge

Format: Paperback

This comprehensive handbook helps teachers develop insights into issues, problems, and possibilities in English teaching methodology.

Games for Children

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Gordon Lewis and Gunther Bedson

Format: Paperback

This book shows how to use games in the classroom to strengthen language learning.

Simple Listening Activities

Catalog

Jill and Charles Hadfield

Format: Paperback

Oxford Basics are short, easy-to-use books based on communicative methodology. They provide ideas for teachers and guidance on how to handle everyday classroom situations.

Simple Speaking Activities

Catalog

Jill and Charles Hadfield

Format: Paperback

Oxford Basics are short, easy-to-use books based on communicative methodology. They provide ideas for teachers and guidance on how to handle everyday classroom situations.

Presenting New Language

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Jill and Charles Hadfield

Format: Paperback

Oxford Basics are short, easy-to-use books based on communicative methodology. They provide ideas for teachers and guidance on how to handle everyday classroom situations.

Drama with Children

Catalog

Sarah Phillips

Format: Paperback

This book introduces drama activities to children, including role play, mime, chants, puppets and short plays.

Explaining English Grammar

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A guide to explaining grammar for teachers of English as a second or foreign language.

George Yule

Format: Paperback

This book is designed to help teachers understand English grammar and explain it to their students. Each chapter focuses on a problematic area and offers exercises for students as well as teaching ideas.

Language and Culture

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Claire Kramsch

Format: Paperback

This book offers an accessible survey of key language concepts such as social context and cultural authenticity, using insights from fields including linguistics, sociology, and anthropology.

Psycholinguistics

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Thomas Scovel

Format: Paperback

Psycholinguists have shown that the production and comprehension of even the simplest language is a highly complex process. This brief introduction shows how psycholinguistic research can act as a window to the workings of the human mind and the study of consciousness.

Listening

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Goodith White

Format: Paperback

This book examines how teachers can motivate students to develop confidence and independence in listening. Over 70 classroom activities are offered.

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Sociolinguistics

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Bernard Spolsky

Format: Paperback

Sociolinguistics is the study of the different ways in which various groups of people use language. This book provides a brief yet comprehensive introduction to the field. It explores how sociolinguistics is linked to other disciplines such as history, politics and gender studies.

Creating Stories with Children

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Andrew Wright

Format: Paperback

This book offers imaginative ideas and resources for helping children to create their own stories, books, and plays.

Very Young Learners

Catalog

Vanessa Reilly and Sheila M. Ward

Format: Paperback

This book includes activities with practical ideas and advice for teaching English to very young students.

Second Language Acquisition

Catalog

Rod Ellis

Format: Paperback

This book outlines the study of how people learn a language other than their mother tongue. It is designed to make the essentials of this rapidly expanding field as accessible as possible.

Exam Classes

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Peter May
Series Editor: Alan Maley

Format: Paperback

Includes sections on the four skills, plus one on grammar and one on strategies for approaching exams. By Peter May. Part of the Resource Books for Teachers series.

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Oxford Handbooks for Language Teachers

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Each title in the series is intended to serve both as a basis for training courses and seminars, and as a reference text.

Communication in the Language Classroom

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A book about classroom interaction and how to teach communication skills to language students.

Tony Lynch

Format: Paperback

This book is designed to help teachers analyze effective communication strategies, evaluate performance, and provide learners with appropriate feedback based on the actual language used in the classroom.

Pragmatics

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George Yule

Format: Paperback

This book outlines pragmatics, the study of how people make sense of each other linguistically. Basic concepts such as the cooperative principle, deixis, and speech acts are explained and illustrated, providing readers with an ideal foundation for further study.

Pronunciation

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Clement Laroy

Format: Paperback

This book tackles all the basic problems of pronunciation teaching and suggests ways students can improve their techniques.

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Teaching Business English

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An introduction to Business English for language teachers, trainers, and course organizers.

Mark Ellis and Christine Johnson

Format: Paperback

This book focuses on utilizing the learner's professional knowledge and experience. Teaching strategies that are relevant to the business student's special needs are presented.

Cultural Awareness

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Barry Tomalin and Susan Stempleski

Format: Paperback

This book features activities to increase cultural awareness and interaction among students.

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Young Learners

Catalog

Sarah Phillips

Format: Paperback

This book presents ideas and materials for a wide variety of language-practice activities.

Newspapers

Catalog

Peter Grundy

Format: Paperback

This book features creative yet practical ideas for making effective use of newspapers in the language classroom.

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Classroom Dynamics

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Jill Hadfield
Series Editor: Alan Maley

Format: Paperback

Explores the problems teachers have managing groups, and suggests various strategies which can be used to lead groups more effectively. By Jill Hadfield. Part of the Resource Books for Teachers series.

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Learner-based Teaching

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Colin Campbell and Hanna Kryszewska

Format: Paperback

This book includes 70 language practice activities that make use of the wealth of knowledge, experience, and expertise that students bring to the classroom.

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Teaching American English Pronunciation

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A textbook and reference manual on teaching the pronunciation of North American English, written specifically for teachers of English as a second Language (ESL)

Peter Avery and Susan Ehrlich

Format: Paperback

This introduction to the pronunciation of American English describes the sound system, suggests ways of tackling pronunciation problems, and provides a variety of techniques and exercises for use in the classroom.

Music and Song

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Tim Murphey

Format: Paperback

This book describes how a piece of music can be integrated into a language classroom to teach a variety of skills.

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Grammar Dictation

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Ruth Wajnryb
Series Editor: Alan Maley

Format: Paperback

Offers an innovative approach to the study of grammar in the language classroom. By Ruth Wajnryb. Part of the Resource Books for Teachers series.

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Conversation

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Rob Nolasco and Lois Arthur

Format: Paperback

This book uses the characteristics of native-speaker conversation to form the basis for teaching the skills of speaking.

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Role Play

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Gillian Porter Ladousse

Format: Paperback

This book is ideal for developing fluency and offers a focal point for lessons integrating the four skills.

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Techniques in Teaching Vocabulary

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Virginia French Allen

Format: Paperback

This book provides a sound basis for teaching vocabulary and answers such questions as: Which English words students need to learn most? Why some words are easier to learn than others.

Techniques in Teaching Writing

Catalog

Virginia French Allen

Format: Paperback

This book outlines practical procedures for teachers, including ways to stimulate students to write through pictures, readings, and discussions, and effective, motivating ways to respond to student writing.

Oxford Basics for Children

Catalog

A series for teachers of young learners which provides adaptable teaching ideas in an easy-to-follow format.

Teaching Techniques in English as a Second Language

Catalog

Series Editors: Russell N Campbell and William E Rutherford

This series is designed to meet the needs of the busy classroom teacher.

Into the Classroom

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Short, practical guides for English language teachers

Practical guides to understanding and implementing new developments in teaching

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