Approaches and Methods in Language Teaching / Edition 2

Approaches and Methods in Language Teaching / Edition 2

by Jack C. Richards, Theodore S. Rodgers
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521803659

ISBN-13: 9780521803656

Pub. Date: 04/09/2001

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

"Are you interested in using the Internet in your classroom but don't know where to start? This book introduces teachers to the Internet and provides a collection of activities for classroom use." "The first part of the book discusses different facets of the Internet (software, modes of communication, finding and classifying resources) and gives clear guidance on the…  See more details below

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"Are you interested in using the Internet in your classroom but don't know where to start? This book introduces teachers to the Internet and provides a collection of activities for classroom use." "The first part of the book discusses different facets of the Internet (software, modes of communication, finding and classifying resources) and gives clear guidance on the practicalities of using the Internet as a resource and classroom tool. The second part provides a range of practical activities grouped by theme and level. The final part of the book looks at how to create simple web pages and offers guidelines on how to set up and run global projects such as email and cultural exchanges."--BOOK JACKET.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521803656
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
04/09/2001
Series:
Language Teaching Library
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. IMajor language trends in twentieth-century language teaching1
1A brief history of language teaching3
2The nature of approaches and methods in language teaching18
3The Oral Approach and Situational Language Teaching36
4The Audiolingual Method50
Pt. IIAlternative approaches and methods71
5Total Physical Response73
6The Silent Way81
7Community Language Learning90
8Suggestopedia100
9Whole Language108
10Multiple Intelligences115
11Neurolinguistic Programming125
12The lexical approach132
13Competency-Based Language Teaching141
Pt. IIICurrent communicative approaches151
14Communicative Language Teaching153
15The Natural Approach178
16Cooperative Language Learning192
17Content-Based Instruction204
18Task-Based Language Teaching223
19The post-methods era244
Author index257
Subject index261

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