Just Joking: Stories for Listening and Discussion / Edition 1 by Sandra Heyer | 9780131930223 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Just Joking: Stories for Listening and Discussion / Edition 1

Just Joking: Stories for Listening and Discussion / Edition 1

by Sandra Heyer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131930222

ISBN-13: 9780131930223

Pub. Date: 03/04/2005

Publisher: Pearson Education ESL

Relaxed learners are more able learners. And what better way to relax students than through humor? Classroom-tested for universal appeal, the humorous passages in Just Joking are guaranteed to bring a smile to students' faces, using topics such as skydiving, marriage, memory, and a new job. Created by Sandra Heyer, author of the

Overview

Relaxed learners are more able learners. And what better way to relax students than through humor? Classroom-tested for universal appeal, the humorous passages in Just Joking are guaranteed to bring a smile to students' faces, using topics such as skydiving, marriage, memory, and a new job. Created by Sandra Heyer, author of the best-selling True Stories series, each story serves as the centerpiece of a unit that develops listening and speaking skills through:

  • Pre-listening exercises that introduce the story's content and vocabulary.
  • Drawings that illustrate the story in comic-strip style.
  • A variety of comprehension exercises.
  • Engaging writing exercises, including dictation.
  • Spin-off discussion activities that involve students in the story's topic.

The book includes an audio CD.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131930223
Publisher:
Pearson Education ESL
Publication date:
03/04/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
118
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 10.76(h) x 0.26(d)

Table of Contents

To the Teacher 1. The Birthday Present 2. The Skydiver 3. The Memory Problem 4. The Test 5. You’ve Changed 6. The New Job 7. At the Barbershop 8. Two Ships in the Night 9. The Loan 10. The Long and Happy Marriage 11. The Mean Boss 12. Dear John 13. The Parking Space 14. Two Wishes 15. The Bullies 16. A Big Chicken 17. The Vacation in Mexico 18. Four Parachutes Jokes Answer Key

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >