Modern Foreign Languages Products

  • Immersion Education in the Early Years

    Edited by Tina Hickey, Anne-Marie de Mejía

    Worldwide, more parents are opting for immersion pre-schooling for their children in order to benefit from its linguistic, educational, and cultural benefits. This immersion can be either bilingual or monolingual, aimed at early second language learning, or at language maintenance – offering…

    Paperback – 2017-11-12 
    Routledge

  • Situated Learning in Translator and Interpreter Training

    Bridging research and good practice

    Edited by Maria Gonzalez-Davies, Vanessa Enríquez Raído

    Situated Learning is generally understood as a context-dependent approach to translator and interpreter training under which learners are exposed to real-life and/or highly simulated collaborative work environments and tasks, both inside and outside the classroom. Ultimately, Situated Learning…

    Hardback – 2017-10-25 
    Routledge

  • Language Planning in Primary Schools in Asia

    Edited by Richard B. Baldauf, Robert B. Kaplan, Knonko Kamwangamalu, Pauline Bryant

    In foreign language education, decisions must be taken on what languages to teach, who will teach them, in which schools (i.e. all, only urban, only rural), in which grades, the number of hours a week, and the cost involved. This book explores the answers to these questions across a number of Asian…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • Addressing Special Educational Needs and Disability in the Curriculum: Modern Foreign Languages

    2nd Edition

    By John Connor

    The SEND Code of Practice has reinforced the requirement that all teachers must meet the needs of all learners. This book provides practical, tried and tested strategies and resources that will support teachers in making modern foreign languages accessible, challenging and exciting for all pupils,…

    Paperback – 2017-04-11
    Routledge
    Addressing SEND in the Curriculum

  • Content-Based Foreign Language Teaching

    Curriculum and Pedagogy for Developing Advanced Thinking and Literacy Skills

    Edited by Laurent Cammarata

    Pushing the field forward in critically important ways, this book offers clear curricular directions and pedagogical guidelines to transform foreign language classrooms into environments where stimulating intellectual curiosity and tapping critical thinking abilities are as important as developing…

    Paperback – 2016-03-07
    Routledge

  • Differentiated Instruction

    A Guide for World Language Teachers, 2nd Edition

    By Deborah Blaz

    In this new edition of a bestseller, author Deborah Blaz helps you differentiate lessons for your world language students based on their learning styles, interests, prior knowledge, and comfort zones. This practical book uses brain-based teaching strategies to help students of all ability levels…

    Paperback – 2016-03-01
    Routledge

  • Multiliteracies in World Language Education

    Edited by Yuri Kumagai, Ana López-Sánchez, Sujane Wu

    Putting a multiliteracies framework at the center of the world language curriculum, this volume brings together college-level curricular innovations and classroom projects that address differences in meaning and worldviews expressed in learners’ primary and target languages. Offering a rich…

    Paperback – 2015-10-12
    Routledge
    Language, Culture, and Teaching Series

  • Languages of the Wider World

    Valuing Diversity

    Edited by Itesh Sachdev

    The last few decades have seen a stretching and exchange of local, regional and national languages, identities, cultures, and economies worldwide as a consequence of globalisation and technology development. Significantly, the languages of the Middle East, Africa, Asia, the Netherlands, Scandinavia…

    Paperback – 2015-07-23
    Routledge

  • Language Planning for Medium of Instruction in Asia

    Edited by M. Obaidul Hamid, Hoa T.M. Nguyen, Richard B. Baldauf

    This volume investigates the policy and practice of medium of instruction at different levels of education in Asian polities including Bangladesh, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, the Maldives, Nepal, Timor-Leste and Vietnam. The chapters provide an informed understanding of the…

    Hardback – 2014-05-30
    Routledge

  • Travelling Languages

    Culture, Communication and Translation in a Mobile World

    Edited by John O'Regan, Jane Wilkinson, Mike Robinson

    Based on the commonly held assumption that we now live in a world that is ‘on the move’, with growing opportunities for both real and virtual travel and the blurring of boundaries between previously defined places, societies and cultures, the theme of this book is firmly grounded in the…

    Hardback – 2014-03-28
    Routledge

  • Second-Language Education

    Edited by Michael Evans

    Language is at the very core of the educational process, both as a medium for the transmission of knowledge and as a cognitive tool. The learning and use of second languages has often been associated with purely instrumental views of education. But the importance of the socio-cultural dimension of…

    Hardback – 2013-08-01
    Routledge
    Major Themes in Education

  • Teaching and Learning Second Language Listening

    Metacognition in Action

    By Larry Vandergrift, Christine C.M. Goh

    This reader-friendly text, firmly grounded in listening theories and supported by recent research findings, offers a comprehensive treatment of concepts and knowledge related to teaching second language (L2) listening, with a particular emphasis on metacognition. The metacognitive approach, aimed…

    Paperback – 2011-10-05
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

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