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ERIC Number: ED470678
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-Dec
Pages: 224
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Teaching and Technology for the Cutting Edge Practitioner: Lesson Plans and Supplementary Activities for the Classroom Teacher Who Uses English as a Medium of Instruction.
Canning-Wilson, Christine, Ed.
This book contains 44 chapters and an appendix of pictures for teachers to use with Arab learners in Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) classrooms. Each lesson describes goals, materials needed, and the activity. Many lessons offer sample worksheets, answers to anticipated problems, alternative uses, and suggestions for optimal utilization. With the exception of Arabic, all HCT courses are instructed in English. Chapters include: "Increasing Student Awareness and Assessment"; "Seven Ideas to Reinforce Verbs"; "Smoking Cigarettes"; "Question Tags"; "Queries with Parameters"; "Ethics"; "Five Math Games for the HCT Classroom"; "Internet English"; "Conversion of Fractions and Decimals"; "Lateral-Thinking 'Mystery' Story"; "Structure: Past Simple"; "Signed Numbers in Real Life Math";"Speaking Practice"; "Pie Charts: Percentage vs. Total"; "Four Icons of the Twentieth Century"; "Lie Profile"; "Pyramid Discussion"; "A Canadian in the United Arab Emirates"; "Musical Inspiration"; "The First Flight"; "The Secret Shopper"; "Vocabulary"; "Arabisation: An Integrated Skills Lesson"; "An Alternative Cinderella"; "Barriers to Communication"; "Reading/Writing"; "Problem-Solution: An Example with Gandhi"; "Reading"; "Keeping Track of Your Learning"; "Online Student Generated Vocabulary Games"; "Comprehension"; "Warmers for a Saturday Morning: Ways to Talk about the Weekend"; "Describing Objects"; "Preparing to Learn"; "Reading/Writing"; "Improving Your Spelling"; "Transference of Information"; "Answering Machine Letter"; "10 Adaptable Activities/Games for the Classroom";"Introduction to HTML and Web Work"; "Writing Resumes & CVs: Get That Next Job!"; "Taking a Trip: Listening, Ordering, Retelling and Writing a Story about a Trip"; "Around the World"; and "Quick Dictionary Ideas." (SM)
Higher Colleges of Technology, Academic Services, P.O. Box 32092, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Higher Colleges of Technology, Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates).
Identifiers - Location: United Arab Emirates