A COMPETENCY-BASED introduction to essential listening - speaking, reading - writing, and grammar. Each of the ten chapters has four parts:
1. a vocabulary section, with visual illustrations of word meanings;
2. a listening section, which helps learners develop skills in identifying situations, understanding content words, and performing tasks in response to aural clues;
3. a grammar in conversation section, which provides speaking practice in simulated situations;
4. a reading-writing section, which presents simplified versions of the kinds of reading materials students are likely to encounter in everyday life, followed by practical writing tasks.
CONTENTS: Introduction: Names and Letters; Chapter I: Things; Chapter 2: Information; Chapter 3: Help; Chapter 4: Food and Money; Chapter 5: Times and Places; Chapter 6: The Body; Chapter 7: People; Chapter 8: Emergencies; Chapter 9: Work Chapter IO: Fun
Elaine Kirn; ISBN: 978-1-891077-57-9
Instructor's Annotated Edition that contains instructions to aide the learning - teaching process, answer keys to the Student Book, and reproducible Audio Scripts for the available Audio CD.
Elaine Kirn; ISBN: 978-1-891077-58-6
The Audio CD provides beginning - level listening segments.
Elaine Kirn; ISBN: 978-1-891077-59-3
A COMPETENCY - BASED Workbook offers grammar exercises and activities in context, focusing on practical competency themes. Heavily illustrated to clarify meaning, it also includes spelling instruction and vocabulary review. The workbook serves as a supplement, providing controlled writing practice. there are four parts to each chapter. Parts One, Two, and Three begin with an illustrated story that introduces the grammar and important vocabulary. Part four presents spelling principles (basic phonics) along with vocabulary review exercises.
Elaine Kirn; ISBN: 978-1-934637-02-9
A WorkBook Instructor's Annotated Edition provides instructions to aide the learning - teaching process and answer keys to the Student edition.
Elaine Kirn; ISBN: 978-1-934637-03-6