Name : Bayu Dwi Septyono
NPM : 11.1.01.08.0234
Class : III-A
I. Article Response Form
Title : The Fundamental Features of EFL/ESL Textbooks’ Blurb
Authors : Mahboobeh Tavakol and Maryam Dehghan
Publisher : Dr. Paul Robertson and Time Taylor International Ltd.
5. Instructional Hours
Textbook: ESL Beginner 3rd Edition
Sherry Boguchwal, Johanna Pugni, Dianne Ramdeholl, Linda Robbian
Week 1 20hrs
* CHAPTER 2 — NOUNS AND NOUN PHRASES
* Topic 1: Home Remedies
* Topic 2: Conversation Topics
* Topic 3: Divorce
* Topic 4: Tipping...
factor that relates to the choosing of a textbook is cost. While some might feel that price is not necessarily an important factor in textbook evaluation the fact that most ESL/EFL textbooks are published and manufactured in wealthy English speaking nations such as England and the United States but...
assumptions about teaching a second
evaluation language to a set of linguistic, pedagogical, general, and technical criteria.
These are die four assumptions on which die scheme is based.
Up-to-date The ESL (English as a second language) textbook should be consistent widi
methodology die psychological and...
of assessment and evaluation are
also described. The curriculum also provides guidelines for textbook writers for each one
of the papers and some hints and guidance to the teacher educators regarding the treatment
of the content.
The curriculum booklets for PTC and CT published by the Curriculum...
statistically probing, manipulating and generalizing from the dataset. Analysis might include statistical evaluations, optimization of rule-bases or knowledge discovery methods.
With so many research methods, corpus has great potential to be applied to ESL teaching and learning.
REVIEW OF LITERATURE
on the subject
TEACHING LARGE ESL CLASSES
Neal D. Williams
A CUR 524 assignment submitted to the faculty of the
Fischler Center for the Advancement of Education
of Nova Southeastern University in partial
fulfillment of the requirements for
the degree of master...
Name: Iancu Mihaela-Gabriela
Date: 11th of November 2008
Class: 2 classes/week
Number of students:
School: Gr. Sc. “ C-tin Brancoveanu”
Time of lesson: from….to….
Grade: 9thD, Form
Textbook: Click on 2
Lesson: Have you ever….?
Lesson aims: - to allow students to practise...
documentation has been received by WES, the evaluation usually takes 7 † 10 days.
TOEFL Score (required): A TOEFL score is required of at least 190 (computer-based), 68 (internet-based) or 537 (paper-based). Any scores under 190/68/537 will require ESL classes as determined by the Director of the...
students, regardless of his or her learning styles and needs. As long as access involves supplying each student with a textbook or computer; the instructor plans for safeguards that students engage in the learning process and the subject matter is appropriately challenging regardless of cognitive...
/Space/Instructional Resources etc.) associated with the educational program. EFFICIENCY
• 54. Curriculum Evaluation Phase Whole curriculum of the program Curriculum of a single course Specific components like the objectives, course content, teachers’ guide, textbook, audio-visual aids, teaching...
notes or unfinished notes dictated by the teacher. In the present Indian classrooms focus is mostly on evaluation of writing as finished end products and not as a complex process of composing, editing and rewriting. This is the reason why most students have an inhibitive approach to writing. It is...
curriculum :Implemented curriculum - is the various learning activities or experiences of the student.
1-McNeil (1977) states that “curriculum evaluation is an attempt to throw light on two...
? Why is it different? On Cue. Retrieved February 5, 2014 from http://www.antlab.sci.waseda.ac.jp/abstracts/ESParticle.html
Brunton, M. (2009). Evaluation of Highly Recommended: A textbook for the hotel and
catering industry. ESP World. 1(22), Vol 8. Retrieved February 5, 2014 from
message across. Accuracy is not a consideration unless the lack of it interferes with the message.
Activities for the practice segment of the lesson may come from a textbook or be designed by the instructor.
When all pupils have completed the communication practice task, reconvene...
teach this course - in the governmental schools in Nazareth area .
Questions of the Study
1.What is the degree of evaluation of Sound reading 2 textbook in Nazareth schools from the teachers' perspectives?
2. Are there any significant differences at (a=0.05) in the degree of
should be considered when we practice EAP teaching in tertiary level context: EAP in an English-speaking country, EAP in ESL (English as a second language) situations, EAP situations in which certain subjects are taught in English and EAP situations where subject courses are taught in the national...
college textbooks effectively. Placement into this course may be based upon ACT of 15-17, SAT reading score of 382-415, or Accuplacer scores of 75-99. In addition, students who were placed into earlier courses in the Reading sequence (READ 0913, READ 1013) must successfully complete this course to...
Assessing the English Language Learner (ELL)
The Growth of ELL (ESL)
The number of human beings who speak a language other than English continues to increase in the United States, Canada, and Australia, for example, as the number of immigrants grows. In 2006, 34.70% of the population of Los...
. Literacy Competencies: Writing
7. Second Language Learning Standards for ESL Elementary
8. Sample Classroom Tasks in ESL by English Proficiency Level
9. Additional Information
• Rubrics/Assessment Practices
• Web Resources
• Tables 1 General...
appropriate measures to compensate for the deficiencies of a certain textbook in order to bring about effective learning outcomes.
Ansary H. & Babaii, E. (2002). Universal Characteristics of EFL⁄ESL Textbooks: A step Towards Systematic Textbook Evaluation. TESL Journal, 8(2). Jahangard...
interests involvement and investment that would not be possible to achieve with textbook-driven courses (p9)”. In this view, when evaluating materials, more emphasis needs to be put on the learners to satisfy their needs and interests.
This paper will present ways of material evaluation based on...
An evaluation of junior high school English textbooks in Taiwan.
Link to this page
In order to keep up with the trend of globalization, the Ministry of Education (MOE) in Taiwan had to outline some proposals for educational reform, including several...
restaurants in English etc. by themselves. However, Communicative Approach is conditioned to ESL (English as a Second Language) meaning there should be an environment of ESL. Students have to use English in everyday situations so that they can get enough practice. However, the problem arises when we are...
2 Autism and Learning
EDU 620 Week 2 Assignment Evaluation of Assistive Technology
EDU 620 Week 3 DQ 1 High-Incidence Disabilities
EDU 620 Week 3 DQ 2 Pedagogical Strategies for Learning Disabilities
EDU 620 Week 3 Assignment Assistive Technology Evaluation
EDU 620 Week 4 DQ 1 Physical...
independent research and exploring new ideas, and thus may lack the critical thinking/evaluation skills that are integral to information literacy (Feldman 1989; Moeckel and Presnell 1995).
Even by 2000, it seems that little has changed for ESL students. This is evidenced by Liestman who writes:
corpus-related studies by Kennedy (1987),
Holmes (1988) and Mindt (1992) have similar methodologies using sample textbooks and standard English corpora and
carried out a comparative study between the two. Kennedy has researched ways of expressing quantification and
frequency in ESL textbooks...
fear of negative evaluation, the concern of being negatively judged in public, and which is one of the main factors inhibiting language learners from using the target language in front of other people. In a game-oriented context, anxiety is reduced and speech fluency is generated--thus communicative...
, 37(3), 443–466. (This study compares how would-clauses without adjacent if -clauses are dealt with in ESL/EFL textbooks, as opposed to how they appear in three corpora.)
Questions: 1. 2. 3. 4. What was the goal of the study? What corpora were used? What procedures were followed? What were the...
will affect teachers, students, and the overall classroom dynamic. It is probably one of the most important decisions facing ESL educators. The use of an evaluation procedure or checklist can lead to a more systematic and thorough examination of potential textbooks and to enhanced outcomes for learners...