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How To Write Vocabulary Presentations And Practice
By Philip Kerr
Series: Training Course For ELT Writers, Book 1. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 13,560. Language: British English. Published: May 18, 2013 by ELT Teacher 2 Writer. Category: Nonfiction
How does a writer select which vocabulary items to present and practise in ELT materials writing? Philip Kerr explains the importance of criteria such as frequency, learnability and usefulness when choosing items to focus on. Issues are illustrated with activity types and tasks are backed up with commentaries to encourage readers to think critically about vocabulary materials in general.
How To Write ESP Materials
By Ros Wright
Series: Training Course For ELT Writers, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 13,520. Language: British English. Published: May 27, 2013 by ELT Teacher 2 Writer. Category: Nonfiction
English learners have the same requirements in the world of ESP. This module guides you through identifying what those requirements are, how to source and select authentic materials relevant to the students’ needs and write activities that improve their performance in English.
How ELT Publishing Works
By Janet Aitchison
Series: Training Course For ELT Writers, Book 3. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 12,930. Language: American English. Published: July 14, 2013 by ELT Teacher 2 Writer. Category: Nonfiction
How often do writers get the chance to find out what goes on behind the scenes at the publishers’? Here we give you a rare chance to do just that. In this module Publishing Director Janet Aitchison draws on her experience of working at a senior level for several ELT publishers, and with many ELT writers, to give a comprehensive account of how ELT publishing works.
How To Write Reading And Listening Activities
By Caroline Krantz
Series: Training Course For ELT Writers, Book 4. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: British English. Published: August 11, 2013 by ELT Teacher 2 Writer. Category: Nonfiction
There’s more to writing ELT reading and listening comprehension activities than meets the eye! This module, written by experienced author Caroline Krantz, deconstructs and demystifies the process of writing the full range of great comprehension activities that really work.
How To Write Critical Thinking Activities
By Paul Dummett
Series: Training Course For ELT Writers, Book 5. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: British English. Published: August 17, 2013 by ELT Teacher 2 Writer. Category: Nonfiction
What is Critical Thinking (CT)? What is a Critical Thinking approach? Why is it relevant and helpful in ELT? Paul Dummett gives examples of activities that promote a CT approach and makes suggestions for matching activity types with language levels. By the end of this module you will be able to identify appropriate CT activity types for different texts and write them.
How To Write Graded Readers
By Sue Leather
Series: Training Course For ELT Writers, Book 6. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 13,220. Language: British English. Published: September 18, 2013 by ELT Teacher 2 Writer. Category: Nonfiction
In this engaging and informative module Sue Leather shares her experience for others to learn from. Starting with an overview of the Graded Readers market, she moves on to look at the preparation and research that goes into writing a Graded Reader, the skills required for adapting a classic and crafting an original, and tips for approaching publishers with your work.
How To Write EAP Materials
By Julie Moore
Series: Training Course For ELT Writers, Book 8. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 25,800. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2014 by ELT Teacher 2 Writer. Category: Nonfiction
EAP is a challenging area to write for, requiring a fine balance of academic input and English language analysis. In this book, experienced EAP author and teacher Julie Moore unpacks the craft of writing materials that are adapted to your teaching style, your students and your teaching context, looking at each skill in turn, and providing a thought-provoking read and practical guidance.