ERIC Number: ED335867
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
English as a Second Language/Dialect Resource Book for K-12.
British Columbia Dept. of Education, Victoria. Curriculum Development Branch.
This resource guide is designed for use by all educators who work with English-as-a-Second-Language/Dialect (ESL/D) students, including administrators, regular classroom teachers in both elementary and secondary schools, trained ESL/D teachers, and other support staff such as language assistance teachers and special education staff. The book provides guidelines and specific suggestions that will assist in adapting and/or modifying the regular curricula to meet the needs of ESL/D Students. Contents of the guide will acquaint administrators and teachers with knowledge and teaching techniques for working with ESL/D students. After an introductory section, the guide contains the following sections: (1) the incoming ESL/D student; (2) ESL/D student programs; (3) language acquisition; (4) developing communicative competence; (5) resources; (6) culture; and (7) reference material. (JL)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: British Columbia Dept. of Education, Victoria. Curriculum Development Branch.