The Command Book is for language teachers who use TPR storytelling in their classroom. For long-term retention, TPR the words before you tell a story. The Command Book (for all languages and all ages), shows you how to TPR most of the words in Blaine Ray’s Look I Can Talk series and Todd McKay’s TPR Storytelling series.
• The Command Book is a 300 page resource book, alphabetized for quick look-up.
• Yes, it includes abstractions!
• As a bonus, you will discover how to TPR 2,000 vocabulary items from traditional Level 1 and Level 2 textbooks.
• To be used by ALL language teachers for ANY language. Written in English.
|Publisher:||Sky Oaks Productions, Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)|
About the Author
Silvers has over thirty years of classroom experience in the Foreign Language Department of the University ofthe Amazon in Brazil, where he taught all levels of English. He also served as aUS InformationAgency Teaching Fellow at the Manaus Brazilian-American Cultural Institute. He initiated innovative TPRtraining for English teachers in the Amazonas state public school system, funded by the Brazilian Ministry of Education under the Program for the Development of New Methodologies.
He has made presentations at professional meetings such as the Annual TESOL (Teaching English as a Second Language) in Brazil, Mexico City, and elsewhere. He has publications in the English Teaching Forum, and he is the author of the successful Listen and Perform Student Books in English, Spanish and French, and The Command Book, all based upon Dr. James J. Asher's Total Physical Response, known worldwide as TPR.