An optional purchase in addition to the text is a valuable teacher 's resource book by noted ESL educators Elizabeth Coelho and Moira Wong. It provides tremendous support for students whose first language is not English, and all students who need help in developing academic language skills. The resource book is arranged in three parts:
1. The first part explains how to use the textbook, guiding the students' reading and helping them to develop effective reading skills for academic study.
2. The second part consists of lesson notes for each chapter of the text. These notes explain how to use the student material in conjunction with the content of the chapter.
3. The third section consists of student materials for use with each chapter: graphic organizers, cloze activities, vocabulary puzzles, group activities, structured writing tasks and independent writing assignments, simulation and role play activities, and more. These can be duplicated for classroom use.
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Elizabeth Coelho has had a long and distinguished career focused on English language learners, immigrant education, and effective instruction in linguistically and culturally diverse schools. A former district coordinator for English as a Second Language in the Toronto District School Board, Elizabeth has also worked on policy and resource development related to English language learners for the Ontario Ministry of Education, as well as with educators in school districts and universities across North America. Nowadays Elizabeth teaches at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education of the University of Toronto, where she helps to prepare new teachers for the multilingual and multicultural reality of today's schools. A popular presenter at national and international conferences, Elizabeth has recently been working with educators in Spain, where immigration is having a strong impact on schools. The author of several professional articles and resource books for teachers, including Adding English, Learning Together in the Multicultural Classroom and Teaching and Learning in Multicultural Schools: An Integrated Approach, Elizabeth has also written the popular Jigsaw and Jigsaw Plus.
Moira Wong was the Curriculum Consultant in Equity and ESL, Toronto District School Board, and currently teaches at York University in Toronto.
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Book Description Pippin Publishing Corporation. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Light shelving wear with minimal damage to cover and bindings. Pages show minor use. Bookseller Inventory # G0887510590I3N00
Book Description Pippin Publishing, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: Used: Good. Teacher. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0887510590