ERIC Number: ED026561
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1964
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Teaching English as a New Language to Adults.
New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, NY.
To furnish a curriculum guide for teachers of English as a second language, this manual explains the principles, sound and structure patterns, the vocabulary range, and the basic cultural and orientation information necessary to teach adults. To aid the teacher, such information as how adults learn, criteria for placing students by grade level, and audiovisual techniques are also included. The aims and content for three grade levels (beginning, intermediate, and advanced), comprising four years, are given for the teachers, along with appropriate lesson plans and suggestions for teaching citizenship and social studies, reading, writing, and arithmetic. Bibliographies for each grade level are included. (jf)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Arithmetic, Audiovisual Instruction, Bibliographies, Cultural Education, Curriculum Guides, English (Second Language), Lesson Plans, Reading, Social Studies, Teaching Guides, Writing (Composition)
Board of Education of the City of New York, Publications Sales Office, 110 Livingston Street, Brooklyn, N.Y. 11201 ($1.50).
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Authoring Institution: New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, NY.