Most units will be appropriate for use with all teachers in primary,
special and secondary schools where their subjects will support the
application and reinforcement of the skills that are the unit’s focus.
The document might well be used, for example, if a school’s
self-evaluation process has indicated that the standard of learners’
writing is a problem either in English, Welsh or in subjects across the
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As English has been an international language, the ability to present a topic is clearly
valuable at every stage of students’ lives. Whatever the subjects they study, presentation
will bring them success in English speaking classes, academic work, job interviews and
their future work life – it is the most transferable of all their skills, and a critical part of
their professional development. Presentation is also an important part in an English
speaking class at high school, in which students are required to present their ideas in a
short and simple way....
Objective of the research To strengthen and improve the effectiveness of life skills education for high school pupils by the way of integrating the life skills education with out-of-class-hour educational activities in high schools.
Chapter 1 - Effective reading for academic purposes. On completion of this chapter students will know how to: identify individual reading styles and recognise their strengths and weaknesses; understand the role of critical reading in the Australian academic context; develop a range of strategies to improve reading capability, including speed and comprehension; adapt reading styles to suit the requirements of different texts; recognise the integrated nature of reading and note-taking.
South Africa’s challenge in the information age is to produce content reflecting the strength of our diverse culture while developing skills and access to access the invaluable resources: knowledge and information. This paper analyses government policy regarding information technology through speeches, policy debate and policy documents in the absence formal policy processes. 0%About the Author/s Leo van Audenhove holds a Master’s Degree in Communication Science from the Free University, Brussels (VUB), and in 2002 he obtained a PhD in the Social Sciences. His thesis was entitled Th...
We successfully built capacity of a team of public sector health care workers to provide integrated coaching in both clinical skills and QI across a province. The PCT is a feasible and effective model to spread and sustain quality activities and improve HIV care services in a decentralized rural setting.
Chapter 4 - Academic conventions: referencing andavoiding plagiarism. On completion of this chapter students will know how to: understand the ethical underpinnings of academic scholarship and research in the Australian/New Zealand context; value the integral nature of referencing for all academic work; be able to use summarising, paraphrasing and quoting in the development of an academic research paper;...
English is an indispensable tool on the path of integration and development. However, there is a sad fact that many people have spent considerable time learning English and they can not communicate, communicate in English. To learn to speak better English, please learn some tricks.
The strong grammar focus, clear vocabulary syllabus and integrated skills work give you lessons that really work in class. Constant updates mean the material is always current, and with a huge range of components available - including new digital resources for interactive whiteboards - you've always got support where you need it.
English for Business Communication is a short course for people in or preparing for work who need to improve their English in these key areas: socialising, telephoning, presenting, taking part in meetings and negotiating. With its modular approach it is easy to fit into any teaching programme.
As the title suggests, the focus is on developing speaking skills in the contexts of day-to-day dealings with customers, clients and suppliers of services or goods. Great emphasis is also placed on developing listening skills.
While almost all the students who volunteered to participate in this study acknowledged in the
interviews that their primary motivation for participation was the hope that they could achieve the
coveted score of at least 7.0 in Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking, as well as an Overall score
of 7.0 – the English language proficiency requirement for an application for an Australian Skilled
Independent Resident visa in 2010 or for Nursing Registration – only six out of the 40 students
managed to do so. Of these six, four had already achieved an Overall score of 7.0 or 7.
The second edition of First Steps in Academic Writing , by Ann Hogue, provides high-beginning to low-intermediate students with essential tools to master basic academic writing. The text's time-proven approach integrates paragraph organization, sentence st
This popular book helps readers understand the difference between blindly accepting information and critical analysis and synthesis. It teaches how to react rationally to alternate points of view and develop a foundation for making personal choices about what to accept and what to reject in what we see and hear. Focusing on the question-asking skills and techniques necessary for evaluating different types of evidence, this book addresses critical thinking as a generic skill with many applications while emphasizing values and moral reasoning as an integral part of critical thinking.
The Official Guide to the TOEFL® iBT is the leading guide to the most widely accepted English-language proficiency test in the world--the TOEFL test. Written by ETS, the makers of the test, this book includes two real full-length TOEFL tests for practice, as well as explanations of every section of the test and information on what is expected of you for every speaking and writing task. You will learn how to construct your answers and integrate the four skills needed to demonstrate academic English-language proficiency: reading, listening, speaking and writing.
Northstar, now in its third edition, motivates students to succeed in their academic as well as personal language goals. For each of the five levels, the two strands -- Reading and Writing and Listening and Speaking -- provide a fully integrated approach for students and teachers. What is Special about the Third Edition? *New Themes and Updated Content -- presented in a variety of genres and in authentic materials -- challenge and engage students intellectually.
A compilation of the fundamental knowledge, skills, techniques, and tools require by all security professionals, Information Security Handbook, Sixth Edition sets the standard on which all IT security programs and certifications are based. Considered the gold-standard reference of Information Security, Volume 2 includes coverage of each domain of the Common Body of Knowledge, the standard of knowledge required by IT security professionals worldwide.
English for International Tourism is a multi-level course for students who need English for professional communication in the hotel and tourism industries. Illustrated with material from Dorling Kindersley’s Eyewitness Travel Guide series and authentic material from companies within the tourist industry this, the intermediate level book, presents effective communication strategies for workplace situations such as giving advice, taking bookings and dealing with complaints.
New Headway English Course now provides a seamless syllabus progression from Elementary to Upper-Intermediate level.
* It takes a clear and structured approach to grammar. Grammatical structures are introduced in context, with questions that encourage students to work out the rules for themselves. A comprehensive ‘Grammar section’ at the back of the Student’s Books provides a useful reference before, during or after the lesson.
Northstar, now in its third edition, motivates students to succeed in their academic as well as personal language goals. For each of the five levels, the two strands — Reading and Writing and Listening and Speaking — provide a fully integrated approach for students and teachers.