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  • Multiliteracies in World Languages Education

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

    Putting a multiliteracies framework at the center of the world languages 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 – 2015-10-22 
    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

  • Using Reading to Teach a World Language

    Strategies and Activities

    By Donna Spangler, John Alex Mazzante

    To help your students learn a world language, don’t forget the power of reading! In this practical book from Donna Spangler and John Alex Mazzante, you’ll gain a variety of strategies and activities that you can use to teach students to read in a world language, boosting their comprehension,…

    Paperback – 2015-02-24
    Routledge

  • Activities, Games, and Assessment Strategies for the World Language Classroom

    2nd Edition

    By Amy Buttner Zimmer

    This bestselling book is filled with fun activities you can use to engage students in learning a world language. No matter what language and grade level you teach, you will love having a wide variety of tools at your disposal, from quick warm-up exercises to longer games and group activities.…

    Paperback – 2014-12-12
    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

  • Family Science Night

    Fun Tips, Activities, and Ideas

    By Shelley Connell

    At last! A practical, readable guide for teachers, school leaders, and parent/teacher associations that shows how to plan fun, hands-on science nights! Get easy-to-implement, content-rich tips and ideas that will cultivate positive attitudes toward science! Learn how to involve and actively engage…

    Paperback – 2012-08-27
    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…

    Hardback – 2012-05-17
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Improving Foreign Language Speaking through Formative Assessment

    By Harry Grover Tuttle, Alan Tuttle

    Want a quick way to get your students happily conversing more in the target language? This practical book shows you how to use formative assessments to gain immediate and lasting improvement in your students’ fluency.You’ll learn how to: Imbed the 3-minute formative assessment into every lesson…

    Paperback – 2011-09-28
    Routledge

  • Teaching Foreign Languages in the Primary School

    By Sally Maynard

    Teaching Foreign Languages in the Primary School is for every teacher –whether generalist or specialist, trainee or experienced – wanting to confidently introduce foreign language teaching into their classroom. Based on the author’s extensive experience of teaching across Key Stages 1-2, this book…

    Paperback – 2011-09-22
    Routledge

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