ERIC Number: ED343448
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Volunteer Voice, Volume VIII. Tacoma Community House Training Project.
Volunteer Voice, v8 n1-5 1990-91
This document consists of the five issues of "Volunteer Voice," the newsletter of a Tacoma, Washington, English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL) training project, issued as volume VIII, during the period June 1990-February 1991. The first issue provides a bibliography of recommended books for ESL tutors and teachers on the following topics: general literacy, comprehensive texts, pronunciation guides, audiovisual aids, cultural information, vocational ESL, and language learning and teaching methods. The second issue reports upcoming literacy conferences and also provides a "Draw the Pictures" activity, a Vietnamese folktale, and an activity from a refugee concerns workshop. Storytelling activities and physical, oral, and written exercises from the Refugee Women's Alliance are given in the third and fourth issues. The focus in issue 5 is on volunteers moving into professional fields. Teaching suggestions for using news items, handling homework, and role playing are also offered. Each issue contains illustrations and lists of resource materials. (LB)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Washington State Div. of Refugee Assistance, Olympia.
Authoring Institution: Tacoma Community House, WA.