More Picture Stories : Language and Problem-Posing Activities for Beginners / Edition 1

More Picture Stories : Language and Problem-Posing Activities for Beginners / Edition 1

by Fred Ligon, Carol Richardson Rodgers, Elizabeth Tannenbaum
     
 

ISBN-10: 0801308399

ISBN-13: 9780801308390

Pub. Date: 11/28/1991

Publisher: Pearson Education ESL

The Picture Stories Series is perfect for students with little or no literacy skills in English or in their first language. The authors present stories about immigrant families' experiences when they first arrived in the United States, which students are certain to understand. Literacy skills as well as more complex tasks in listening, speaking,

Overview

The Picture Stories Series is perfect for students with little or no literacy skills in English or in their first language. The authors present stories about immigrant families' experiences when they first arrived in the United States, which students are certain to understand. Literacy skills as well as more complex tasks in listening, speaking, reading, and writing are learned, practiced, and reinforced using these different picture stories as the focus for each unit.

More Picture Stories: Language and Problem-Posing Activities for Beginners , by Fred Ligon, Elizabeth Tannenbaum, and Carol Richardson Rogers, is for beginning to low-intermediate students. (Written in association with The Experiment in International Living.)

See also Picture Stories: Language and Literacy Activities for Beginners.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801308390
Publisher:
Pearson Education ESL
Publication date:
11/28/1991
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
1,190,522
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Map

Introduction

Topic Chart

1. 12 Hours Old A girl has a stomachache after eating good that hasn’t been stored properly.

2. At the Supermarket To women purchase items differently in a supermarket.

3. D3 to E4 An employee doesn’t question his boss when he thinks she’s wrong.

4. The Dentist A man has a tooth removed at a dental clinic.

5. Do Not Touch A man gets in trouble when he doesn’t read important workplace signs.

6. The Heater A man buys a new heater and puts it too close to the bed.

7. House on Fire A man takes three things with him when his house catches fire.

8. The Job Interview A couple interview for similar jobs but the woman gets the job.

9. No Exit A man who doesn’t read tragic signs has two accidents and gets a large hospital bill.

10. OK, No Job A woman is harassed by her boss at work.

11. One Hour An employee is unable to complete a job assigned by his boss.

12. Packing A man packs his suitcase to go away to college.

13. Pancakes A woman incorrectly follows a pancake recipe.

14. Stay for Dinner The parents of a teenage girl become angry when her boyfriend visits.

15. The Toaster A man uses a knife to get a piece of toast out of a toaster.

16. The Wallet A woman finds a wallet on the street and decides whether to keep the money.

Teacher’s Notes

Acknowledgments

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