ERIC Number: ED450616
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999
Classic Classroom Activities: The Oxford Picture Dictionary Program.
Weiss, Renee; Adelson-Goldstein, Jayme; Shapiro, Norma
This teacher resource book offers over 100 reproducible communicative practice activities and 768 picture cards based on the vocabulary of the Oxford Picture Dictionary. Teacher's notes and instructions, including adaptations for multilevel classes, are provided. The activities book has up-to-date art and graphics, explaining over 3700 words. The book is divided into chapters covering various aspects of everyday life. Chapter topics include the following: everyday language, people, food, housing, clothing, health, community, transportation, areas of study, plants and animals, work, and recreation. (Adjunct ERIC Clearinghouse for ESL Literacy Education) (KFT)
Descriptors: Charts, Class Activities, Elementary Secondary Education, English (Second Language), Illustrations, Instructional Materials, Literacy, Picture Books, Reference Materials, Second Language Instruction, Second Language Learning, Worksheets
Order Department, Oxford University Press, 2001 Evans Road, Cary, NC 27513 ($9.95). Tel: 800-451-7556 (Toll Free); Web site: http://www.picturedictionary.org/.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reference Materials - Vocabularies/Classifications
Education Level: N/A
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