ERIC Number: ED200002
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-May
TEFL/TESL Newsletter, Volume 3, Number 3.
Australian Dept. of Education, Canberra. Language Teaching Branch.
Several articles of interest to teachers of English as a second language (ESL) are included. "Education for Citizenship" by A. D. Spicer presents the suggested content of a citizenship education course for newly arrived immigrants, as set forth by the Australian Adult Migrant Education Service. This course covers various aspects of personal development, interpersonal relationships, and social welfare. In "'Let's Discuss It'--A Role-Play Programme," Jane Lockwood describes a program whose general aim is to develop the skills of discussing, arguing, questioning, and persuading by means of realistic language activities. "The Reading Process" by Shirley Martin briefly discusses the various components of literacy. In "Teaching Beginning Reading: An Interview with Virginia French Allen, Part 2," Allen discusses her views on developing vocabulary skills. (JB)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Australian Dept. of Education, Canberra. Language Teaching Branch.