ERIC Number: ED034147
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Teaching English As a Second Language; Adult Basic Education Teacher's Guide.
Texas Education Agency, Austin.
Designed to help local public educational agencies serve Spanish speaking adults, this adult basic education curriculum and teaching guide for English as a second language provides vocabulary, sentence pattern drills, question and answer practice, and other specific suggestions. Included are sessions for getting acquainted, followed by units on the school setting (with days of the week, colors, and other appropriate vocabulary), home and family, employment and job seeking, community helpers and community resources, government and voting, parts of the body, personal cleanliness and family health needs, numbers, telling time, and legal rights. Uses of tape recordings with sentence pattern drill and comprehension and conversation exercises are illustrated. The document includes eight suggested professional books and a bibliography of classroom materials. (ly)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas Education Agency, Austin.