ERIC Number: ED435203
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Hands-On English: A Periodical for Teachers and Tutors of Adult English as a Second Language, 1998-1999.
Silliman, Anna, Ed.
Hands-On English, v8 n1-6 May 1998-Apr 1999
The six issues of this newsletter for teachers and tutors of adult English as a second language (ESL) contain articles on classroom teaching techniques and activities, including dictations, presentations, hints for teaching beginners, multi-level crossword puzzles, conversation activities, reading exercises, guessing and describing games, use of reported speech, hobby sharing, approaches to grammatical constructions, quiz games, instruction cards, and vocabulary exercises. Several issues contain materials on citizenship education and reports of teacher mini-grant activities. Book and materials reviews are also included in some issues. (Adjunct ERIC Clearinghouse on Literacy Education) (MSE)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Audiovisual Aids, Book Reviews, Citizenship Education, Class Activities, Classroom Environment, Classroom Techniques, Dictation, Difficulty Level, Educational Trends, English (Second Language), Games, Grammar, Instructional Materials, Interpersonal Communication, Literacy Education, Puzzles, Reading Instruction, Second Language Instruction, Trend Analysis, Vocabulary Development, Writing Instruction
Hands-On English, P.O. Box 256, Crete, NE 68333 (individual subscription, $21; group/organization, subscription, $28). Tel: 800-375-4263 (Toll Free).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: For volumes 5-7, see ED 421 020.