ERIC Number: ED338084
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Beginning English: An Instructional Guide for ESL Teachers.
An instructional guide for English as a Second Language (ESL) teachers is presented in this volume. The 18-week program contains the following modules, each of which includes sections on civics and structure: human relations; general information; housing; consumer education (money, banking, and shopping modules); occupations; health (two modules covering body parts, hygiene, illness, medicine, first aid, medications, immunization, insurance, and nutrition); transportation (two modules on public and private transportation, drivers license, insurance, safety, directions, traffic and parking); telephone; community resources; general education and civics (four modules covering Thanksgiving, George Washington's Birthday, Independence Day, Abraham Lincoln's birthday, Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday, Memorial Day, and Veterans Day). Oral exit exams are included with most modules, and lesson and subject indexes are provided. (LB)
Descriptors: Adult Literacy, Citizenship Education, Civics, Community Colleges, Consumer Education, Curriculum, Employment Opportunities, English (Second Language), Exit Examinations, Health Education, Housing, Language Tests, Money Management, North American Culture, Second Language Instruction, Teaching Guides, Transportation, Two Year Colleges
Los Angeles Mission College, Office of Academic Affairs, 13356 Eldridge Ave., Sylmar, CA 91342-3244 ($21.60).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Los Angeles Mission Coll., Sylmar, CA.
Note: For resource materials, see FL 019 811.