Oxford ESOL Handbook
Series: Oxford Handbooks for Language Teachers
Author: Schellekens, P & Vargas, K
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication Date: 2007
Availability: In Stock
Description: A practical toolkit which helps teachers promote effective language learning among migrants and refugees who have come to settle in countries where English is the national language. The focus is on practical techniques and activities, underpinned by the latest thinking in linguistics, to enable teachers to develop their teaching skills.
Covers the backgrounds, characteristics, and experiences of ESOL learners.
Raises awareness of how the first language impacts on any subsequent language acquisition.
Develops knowledge of how English works and how this can be applied in the ES(O)L context.
Allows teachers to check their knowledge of recent developments, approaches, and issues.