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Discourse and Literature The Interplay of Form and Mind

By: Cook, Guy

Price: $79.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Oxford University Press: 26/Jan/1995

Seller ID: 5975

ISBN: 0194371859


halftone and line figures, tables 295 This study examines the relevance of schema theory to literary theory and the analysis of literary texts. Schema theory suggests that people understand texts and experiences by comparing them with stereotypical mental representations of similar cases. The new experience is then processed in terms of its deviation from that structure or its conformity to it. The book concludes with a section on pedagogical implications and an analysis... View more info

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Discussions A-Z Advanced A Resource Book of Speaking Activities

By: Wallwork, Adrian

Price: $85.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 20/Dec/2012

Seller ID: 24819

ISBN: 1107686970


Book & Audio CD 116 This photocopiable resource book and audio CD of speaking activities is designed to encourage engaging and natural discussion among advanced-level students. The book consists of 26 topic-based units, each filled with a variety of stimulating activities. All the activities are free-standing, and comprehensive teacher's notes give a clear indication of the preparation required, as well as keys to the activities, complete audioscripts and suggestions for... View more info

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Discussions A-Z Intermediate A Resource Book of Speaking Activities

By: Wallwork, Adrian

Price: $85.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 17/Jan/2013

Seller ID: 24818

ISBN: 1107618290


Book & Audio CD 116 This photocopiable resource book and audio CD of speaking activities is designed to encourage engaging and natural discussion among intermediate-level students. The book consists of 26 topic-based units, each filled with a variety of stimulating activities. All the activities are free-standing, and comprehensive teacher's notes give a clear indication of the preparation required, as well as keys to the activities, complete audioscripts and suggestions... View more info

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Dynamics of the Language Classroom

By: Tudor, Ian

Price: $46.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 27/Sep/2001

Seller ID: 3281

ISBN: 0521776767


10 exercises 244 Traditionally, the classroom has been seen as a place where language learning takes place in a linear manner on a fairly predictable input-output model. Recent research, however, has portrayed the classroom as a complex environment which is influenced by a wide range of attitudinal and contextual factors. The Dynamics of the Language Classroom seeks to explore the dynamic and frequently unpredictable nature of the language classroom. It does this by exam... View more info

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Educating Second Language Children The Whole Child, the Whole Curriculum, the Whole Community

By: Genesee, Fred, Richards, Jack C.

Price: $59.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 27/Dec/1993

Seller ID: 3293

ISBN: 0521457971


228 x 152 x 27mm. , Cambridge Language Education S. The Whole Child, the Whole Curriculum, the Whole Community 375 This text brings together the work of 15 elementary education experts who support an integrative approach to educating second language children. The paperback edition is a collection of articles from fourteen elementary education experts who espouse an integrative approach to second language education - one that goes beyond language teaching methodology -... View more info

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Electronic Discourse Linguistic Individuals in Virtual Space

By: Davis, Boyd H., Brewer, Jeutonne

Price: $49.50

Publisher: United States, State University of New York Press: 5/Sep/1997

Seller ID: 6165

ISBN: 0791434761


Illustrations 196 Investigates the new world of computer conferencing and details how writers use language when their social interaction is exclusively enacted through text on screens.This book examines interactive electronic discourse, exposing use of language that has the immediacy characteristic of speech and the permanence characteristic of writing. The authors created an asynchronous mainframe conference for language and linguistics classes in which they presente... View more info

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English Conversation

By: Tsui, Amy B. M., Sinclair, John, Carter, Ronald

Price: $75.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Oxford University Press: 25/Aug/1994

Seller ID: 3320

ISBN: 0194371433


Describing English Language Series 316 The series will provide much-needed descriptions of modern English which take the revelations of recent research into account. The functions of conversational utterances in English are comprehensively described in this book. The author adopts a cross-disciplinary approach, drawing on insights from several fields, including speech act theory, ethnomethodology, and discourse analysis. (ISBN: 9780194371438 - When referring to this item... View more info

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English for Science and Technology A Discourse Approach

By: Trimble, Louis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 17/Oct/1985

Seller ID: 5838

ISBN: 0521275199


d. 192 Louis Trimble has been involved for nearly 20 years in the development of English for science and technology (EST), and in this book he describes the approach which he and others have developed. It starts from the premise that in order to understand the written EST found in technical manuals, textbooks, papers etc., it is first necessary to have an understanding of the discourse structure of these texts. Here he gives a very full description, with many examples, o... View more info

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English for Specific Purposes

By: Hutchinson, Tom, Waters, Alan

Price: $42.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 27/Dec/1987

Edition: 13

Seller ID: 3282

ISBN: 0521318378


illustrations, bibliography, index 192 English for Specific Purposes offers the teacher a new perspective on this important field. The main concern is effective learning and how this can best be achieved in ESP courses. The authors discuss the evolution of ESP and its position today; the role of the ESP teacher; course design; syllabuses; materials; teaching methods, and evaluation procedures. It will be of interest to all teachers who are concerned with ESP. Those who a... View more info

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English for Specific Purposes: Resource Books for Teachers

By: Harding, Keith

Price: $39.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Oxford University Press: 10/Aug/2007

Seller ID: 13733

ISBN: 0194425754


illustrations 184 This book offers over 80 generic classroom activities for teaching vocational English to any profession. (ISBN: 9780194425759 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 13733) View more info

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English for the Teacher A Language Development Course

By: Spratt, Mary

Price: $51.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 27/Dec/1994

Seller ID: 3315

ISBN: 0521426766


Illustrations, facsims. 176 English for the Teacher is a course which enables teachers to improve their language ability for a number of purposes - using English in the classroom, making professional contacts, reading about the teaching of English and discussions with colleagues and students. As well as providing language practice for the four skills, it also invites teachers to comment on the learning value of what they are doing and thus discuss and reflect on differe... View more info

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English L2 Reading Getting to the Bottom

By: Birch, Barbara M.

Price: $55.95

Publisher: United States, Taylor & Francis Inc: 15/Aug/2006

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 12329

ISBN: 0805859292


1, black & white illustrations 252 English L2 Reading: Getting to the Bottom, Second Edition remains a comprehensive, myth-debunking examination of how L1 features (orthographic system, phonology, morphology) can influence English L2 reading at the "bottom" of the reading process. It provides a thorough but very accessible linguistic/psycholinguistic examination of the lowest levels of the reading process. It is both theoretical and practical. The goal is to bala... View more info

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English Language Teaching Curriculum Design, Innovation and Management

By: White, Ronald

Price: $55.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, John Wiley and Sons Ltd: 17/Mar/1988

Seller ID: 6166

ISBN: 0631151524


0 208 ELT teachers today are faced with a bewildering choice of aims, methods and materials. How can they design or choose language curricula best suited to their learnersa needs? What options are open to them in designing and introducing new Syllabuses and methods? In answering these questions, the author begins by reviewing historically the development of ideas on language teaching and language curriculum. He describes various types of syllabus, both past and current,... View more info

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English Phonetics and Phonology An Introduction

By: Carr, Philip

Price: $55.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, John Wiley and Sons Ltd: 24/Aug/2012

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 30276

ISBN: 1405134542


ill 204 The second edition of the popular English Phonetics and Phonology textbook has been extensively updated and expanded to offer greater flexibility for teachers and increased support for non-native speakers studying the sound systems of English. * An ideal introduction to the study of the sound systems of English, designed for those with no previous knowledge of the subject * Second edition now rigorously updated and expanded to reflect feedback from existing stude... View more info

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English Phonetics and Phonology Audio CD A Practical Course

By: Roach, Peter

Price: $54.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 27/Oct/2001

Edition: 3rd ed

Seller ID: 4301

ISBN: 0521797993


2 vols2 Audio CDs, 142 x 125 x 12mm. A Practical Course Recognised as the most practical and comprehensive text in the field of phonetics, this third edition of English Phonetics and Phonology includes revised transcriptions, a wider discussion of different varieties of English and an updated treatment of intonation. (ISBN: 9780521797993 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 4301) View more info

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English Through Music Pack: Oxford Basics For Children

By: Paterson, Anice, Willis, Jane

Price: $24.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Oxford University Press: 8/May/2008

Seller ID: 15288

ISBN: 0194422704


illustrations 96 (ISBN: 9780194422703 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 15288) View more info

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ESOL: A Critical Guide A Survey of the Teaching of ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) to Migrants in English-speaking Countries

By: Cooke, Melanie, Simpson, James

Price: $50.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Oxford University Press: 7/Aug/2008

Seller ID: 15504

ISBN: 0194422674


illustrations 198 This book provides readers with an up-to-date broad understanding of the distinctive pedagogic, social, and political contexts of teaching English to adult migrants in countries where English is the dominant language. The book contains reflective activities within each chapter, to enable readers to relate the content to their own contexts, be they teaching, training, management, inspection or policy. (ISBN: 9780194422673 - When referring to this item pl... View more info

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Essential Readings on Vocabulary Instruction

By: Graves, Michael F.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: United States, International Reading Association: 15/Jan/2010

Seller ID: 20961

ISBN: 087207806X


Illustrations 176 This convenient resource offers 14 outstanding articles on the critical topic of vocabulary instruction, compiled and introduced by noted expert Michael F. Graves. The articles, drawn from IRA books, journals, and other sources, represent the best thinking of leaders in the field of vocabulary teaching and learning. The cornerstone of the "IRA Library: Vocabulary" collection, this book is ideal for use in teacher education or for group or indivi... View more info

European Language Laboratory: Strategies for Teaching German, Italian and Spanish

By: Hoppen, Ken

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Australia, Pan Macmillan Australia: 15/Feb/1995

Seller ID: 2503

ISBN: 0732925703


42 black line masters 50 European Language Laboratory: Strategies for Teaching German, Italian and Spanish (ISBN: 9780732925703 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 2503) View more info

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Evaluating Second Language Education

By: Alderson, J. Charles, Beretta, Alan, Long, Michael H., Richards, Jack C.

Price: $45.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 27/Feb/1992

Seller ID: 3299

ISBN: 0521422698


tabs. 388 Responsibility for planning language teaching programmes now carries with it a strong element of accountability. Evaluation of the whole process of course design, development and implementation is therefore a necessary area of activity for course designers, language planners and researchers. Evaluating Second Language Education is divided into three parts: - Part One presents a review of the literature showing how the field got to where it is - Part Two contain... View more info

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Evaluation

By: Rea-Dickins, Pauline, Germaine, Kevin, Candlin, C. N., Widdowson, H. G.

Price: $50.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Oxford University Press: 16/Jul/1992

Seller ID: 5986

ISBN: 0194371387


line figures 188 Testing is only one component in the evaluation process. This book shows how this process can form an integral part of teaching and learning, how it can provide teachers and other ELT professionals with valuable data that can be used to inform, and develop classroom practice. It both examines the principles underlying evaluation and provides practical guidance in the planning of evaluation activities. (ISBN: 9780194371384 - When referring to this item pl... View more info

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Exam Classes: Resource Books for Teachers

By: May, Peter

Price: $28.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Oxford University Press: 1/Sep/1996

Seller ID: 2320

ISBN: 0194372081


illustrations 174 This resource book contains 90 practical activities for teaching exam classes. It includes sections on the four skills, plus "grammar" and "integrated skills". There is an exam-type index to help teachers select activities appropriate for their particular class. The book also provides information about the main public ELT examinations set by the British, European and American boards. (ISBN: 9780194372084 - When referring to this item ple... View more info

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Explicitly Supporting Reading and Writing in the Classroom

By: Burns, Anne, Silva, Joyce Helen de

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Australia, NCELTR Publications (National Centre For English Language Teaching and Research): 28/Feb/2005

Seller ID: 9142

ISBN: 1741381037


77 The eighth volume in the Teachers' Voices series that contains first person accounts by teachers of their involvement in collaborative action-based classroom research. The research project in this volume focuses on explicitly supporting reading and writing in the adult ESL classroom, including teacher accounts. Conducted by Macquarie Uni. (ISBN: 9781741381030 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 9142) View more info

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Exploring Course Designs in Changing Curriculum: Teachers' Voices 1

By: Hood, Susan, Burns, Anne

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, NCELTR Publications (National Centre For English Language Teaching and Research): 30/Nov/1997

Seller ID: 753

ISBN: 1864080280


illustrations 137 Focusing on classroom research and curriculum renewal in action, experienced ESL researchers and teachers tell how the introduction of a new competency-based curriculum has impacted on their own practices in learner-centred course design and on classroom processes and interaction. (ISBN: 9781864080285 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 753) View more info

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Exploring Second Language Reading Issues and Strategies

By: Anderson, Neil

Price: $65.95

Publisher: United States, Cengage Learning, Inc: 2/Sep/1998

Seller ID: 6013

ISBN: 0838466850


references 144 "Exploring Second Language Reading" is a comprehensive exploration of ESL reading and provides an overview of the key issues, as well as practical strategies, for teaching reading effectively. (ISBN: 9780838466858 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 6013) View more info

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Exploring Spoken English

By: Carter, Ronald, McCarthy, Michael

Price: $39.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 13/Mar/1997

Seller ID: 1053

ISBN: 0521568609


20 line figures 162 Exploring Spoken English is a practical guide to the features of natural spoken English, designed for teachers and advanced learners of English for use in groups and for self-study. The material consists of 20 varied extracts of authentic spoken English drawn from the Cambridge University Press and University of Nottingham corpus of spoken English. All the extracts are on an accompanying Audio CDs. Each unit contains an activity for the reader and a l... View more info

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Exploring the Dynamics of Second Language Writing

By: Kroll, Barbara, Long, Michael H., Richards, Jack C.

Price: $62.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 27/Sep/2003

Seller ID: 3300

ISBN: 0521529832


10 line figures 8 tables 360 The book addresses issues in the field of teaching academic writing to non-native speakers. This book provides a series of discussions about multiple aspects of second language writing, presenting chapters that collectively address a range of issues that are important to new teachers at the post-secondary level. The 13 chapters provide scholarly visions, insight, and interpretation, oriented toward explaining the field of teaching academic... View more info

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First Language Support in Adult ESL in Australia

By: Wigglesworth, Gillian, Murray, Denise E., National Centre for English Language Teaching and Research

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Australia, NCELTR Publications (National Centre For English Language Teaching and Research): 31/Aug/2005

Seller ID: 9340

ISBN: 1741381185


While the use of first language is well researched and documented in K-12 settings, relatively little research has been conducted with adult learners in immigrant contexts. The research reported in this volume involved fourteen teachers, six bilingual assistants, and a number of bilingual trainees . (ISBN: 9781741381184 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 9340) View more info

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Five-Minute Activities A Resource Book of Short Activities

By: Ur, Penny, Wright, Andrew

Price: $42.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 6/Feb/1992

Edition: 23

Seller ID: 725

ISBN: 0521397812


illustrations 118 Five-Minute Activities is an invaluable source of ideas for language teachers. It contains resources of over 130 short activities for the language classroom: some are well-tried favourites clearly restated, others are new ideas or variations. Teachers will find activities which can be used to: * help learners to learn or practise particular aspects of language * help students and teacher to get to know each other * provide a smooth transition between tw... View more info

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Five-Minute Activities for Young Learners

By: McKay, Penny, Guse, Jenni, Ur, Penny

Price: $53.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 16/Mar/2007

Seller ID: 13410

ISBN: 0521691346


Illustrations 168 This book contains a selection of short activities organized around six themes which reflect the content covered in young learner English exams and the curriculum in most primary mainstream classrooms: Animals, Journeys, Fantasy and adventure, The world around us, Healthy bodies, and About me. Activities are organized by topic and by level to make it easy to find appropriate activities for students. They encourage meaningful language use and real commun... View more info

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Focus on Language Test Development Expanding the Language Proficiency Construct across a Variety of Tests

By: Hudson, Thom, Brown, James Dean

Price: $39.99

Publisher: United States, University of Hawai'i Press: 31/Jan/1992

Seller ID: 5831

ISBN: 0824823516


Illustrations 256 Research studies introduce a variety of novel, nontraditional forms of second and foreign language assessment. (ISBN: 9780824823511 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 5831) View more info

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Focus on Speaking Introductory Text on Teaching Speaking to Adult Second Language Learners

By: Burns, Anne

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, NCELTR Publications (National Centre For English Language Teaching and Research): 31/Jan/1997

Seller ID: 5810

ISBN: 1864082976


tables 144 Focus on Speaking is an introductory text on teaching speaking to adult second language learners. It examines different theoretical perspectives on spoken language and offers practical suggestions for teaching. (ISBN: 9781864082975 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 5810) View more info

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Focus on the Language Classroom An Introduction to Classroom Research for Language Teachers

By: Allwright, Richard L., Bailey, Kathleen M.

Price: $39.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 25/Apr/1991

Seller ID: 5836

ISBN: 0521269091


229 x 153 x 16mm. , Cambridge Language Teaching Library. An Introduction to Classroom Research for Language Teachers 272 Considerable research has gone on in recent years into exactly what happens in the language classroom - what and how learners learn, what teachers actually do, and what kind of events take place. Sometimes the findings show that what happens is not what is expected when lessons are being prepared and taught. Allwright and Bailey set out to define the... View more info

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Foreign and Second Language Learning Language Acquisition Research and its Implications for the Classroom

By: Littlewood, William T.

Price: $39.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 26/Apr/1984

Seller ID: 3283

ISBN: 0521274869


227 x 150 x 8mm. , Cambridge Language Teaching Library Language Acquisition Research and Its Implications for the Classroom 122 In Foreign and Second Language Learning, William Littlewood surveys recent research into how people acquire languages and considers its relevance for language teaching. He describes the most important studies and ideas about first language acquisition, and how these have influenced and developed into studies of second language acquisition. He ... View more info

Foundations for Sound Reading Book D

By: Knight, Russell

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Australia, Oxford University Press Australia: 1/Apr/1999

Seller ID: 2242

ISBN: 0195507614


Interest age 5-16 years (ISBN: 9780195507614 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 2242) View more info

Foundations for Sound Reading Book E

By: Knight, Russell

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Publisher: Australia, Oxford University Press Australia: 1/Apr/1999

Seller ID: 2243

ISBN: 0195507622


Interest age 5-16 (ISBN: 9780195507621 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 2243) View more info

Foundations for Sound Reading Teacher Book

By: Knight, Russell

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Australia, Oxford University Press Australia: 1/Apr/1999

Seller ID: 2238

ISBN: 0195507649


Interest Age 5-16 (ISBN: 9780195507645 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 2238) View more info

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Framework for Testing Cross-cultural Pragmatics

By: Hudson, Thom, etc.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: United States, University of Hawai'i Press: 30/Nov/1992

Seller ID: 5823

ISBN: 0824814630


64 Framework for Testing Cross-cultural Pragmatics.Technical Report No 2 (ISBN: 9780824814632 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 5823) View more info

From Proficiency to Competencies

By: Bottomley, Youle, Corbel, Chris, Dalton, Jeanette

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Australia,

Seller ID: 13260

ISBN: 1864081937


Research report, No 6 116 (ISBN: 9781864081930 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 13260) View more info

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From Reader to Reading Teacher Issues and Strategies for Second Language Classrooms

By: Aebersold, Jo Ann, Field, Mary Lee, Richards, Jack C.

Price: $52.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 27/Feb/1997

Seller ID: 3298

ISBN: 052149785X


7 line figures 13 halftones 4 tables 277 This text is a self-contained, student-centered methods text that connects reading theory to practical classroom activities. The paperback edition, ideal for introductory courses on the teaching of second language reading, connects reading theory to practical classroom activities. Teachers begin by exploring their beliefs and assumptions about reading and analyzing their own reading strategies. This leads to a critical examin... View more info