ERIC Number: ED329099
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Volunteer Voice. Vol. VII, Nos. 1-5, June 1989-January 1990.
Volunteer Voice, v7 n1-5 Jun 1989-Jan 1990
This document consists of five issues of a newsletter of an English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL) and refugee acculturation program operating in Tacoma and Seattle, Washington. Articles include: a bibliography of textbooks recommended to ESL teachers and tutors; professional news and announcements; a discussion of lesson planning; an explanation of common Southeast Asian medical practices; classroom warm-up activities; suggestions for understanding the sources of and overcoming some cultural conflicts between Asians and Americans; a narrative of a church delegation's trip to El Salvador; a teacher's account of the use of the Total Physical Response method for ESL instruction; an analogy of recent refugees to early American pilgrims; notes on storytelling in class using "Br'er Rabbit and the Tar Baby"; and a teaching method book review. (MSE)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Tacoma Community House, WA.
Identifiers - Location: El Salvador