Teaching Adult Second Language Learners
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Teaching Adult Second Language Learners
by McKay, Heather

by Tom, Abigail

Teaching Adult Second Language Learners addresses the needs of adults studying English. It provides a useful summary of the principles involved in teaching adults as well as a wealth of activities specifically designed for adult learners. The text is divided into three sections: Section I provides an introduction to the adult language learner and discusses the issues of assessment/placement and course/lesson organization. Section II gives teachers techniques for building community in the classroom. Section III provides activities designed for students at various levels that are organized thematically around topics such as self-identification, food, clothing, and work.


Publication date: 2000

ISBN: URN:ISBN:9780521649902

OPAC reference: KOHA-OAI-BCP:5080

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