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 Language Instruction
CON8816 Getting to the Core of English Language Arts: How to Meet the CCSS with Lessons from the Classroom $41.95
ISBN: 9781452218816 ISBN10: 1452218811.
Written by: Giouroukakis V.
Softcover, 240 pp..
This book is the perfect resource to rejuvenate your secondary English Language Arts curriculum. This resource provides exemplar lesson plans in each of the CCSS: reading, writing, speaking, listening, and language.
REA6767 English the American Way: A Fun ESL Guide to Language & Culture in the US/Audio $19.95
ISBN: 9780738606767 ISBN10: 0738606766.
Softcover, 288 pp.
This handy book is designed for people who already have a good grasp of English, but want to improve. It is written in an easy-to-follow style and is a great resource for people of all ages. Each unit introduces commonly used phrases, vocabulary, verbs, and offers sample dialogs to illustrate everyday American life. Included are sentence completions, quizzes, tips, and illustrations to make learning fun.
 
 Language Instruction  | Grammar

BA3040 501 English Verbs $18.99
ISBN: 9781438073026 ISBN10: 143807302X.
Written by: T R Beyer.
3rd Edition, Softcover, 688 pp.
501 English Verbs, fully conjugated in all tenses are featured in this very popular grammar title. It also contains an index of irregular verb forms, and additional sections cover rules of grammar and usage, an extensive list with examples of phrasal verbs, and another 500 'problem' verbs with their principle parts . A useful reference work and supplement to any textbook.
IBC3911 Easy & Engaging ESL Activities & Mini Books for Every Classroom $11.99
ISBN: 9780439153911 ISBN10: 0439153913.
Written by: K Einhorn.
Softcover, 64 pp., Grades 1-4.
Not sure how to teach a student who speaks only a little English or none at all? This quick and easy guide can help with tips for preparing for your new student, assessing the child's needs and abilities, communicating with the student's family, and much more. If you teach young learners with limited language skills, this book is indispensable.
MGH0506 Correct Your English Errors $17.00
ISBN: 9780071470506 ISBN10: 0071470506.
Written by: T Collins.
Softcover, 320 pp.
Improve your English skills with this fun and comprehensive guide and avoid all the common mistakes, such as: mispronouncing, and misspelling words, applying your native language's grammar patterns to English, putting verbs in the wrong tense, using incorrect prepositions in expressions, confusing subject-verb agreement. 'Correct Your English Errors' offers exercises covering all parts of grammar and provides review passages to check that you are error-free.
MGH2884 The Big Book of English Verbs with CD-ROM $22.00
ISBN: 9780071602884 ISBN10: 0071602887.
Written by: Lester, Franklin, Yokota.
Softcover, 624 pp. and CD ROM.
This comprehensive guide is your one-stop resource for learning English verbs. It includes 555 of the highest frequency verbs with conjugations and sample sentences. The Big Book of English Verbs also has a list of all complement types that are used by each verb, as well as all the common phrasal verb constructions that the verb can be used with in a sentence. The CD-ROM contains more than 200 interactive practice exercises, plus diagnostic and review tests to assess competency.
MGH6421 McGraw Hill's Essential ESL Grammar $16.00
ISBN: 9780071496421 ISBN10: 0071496424.
Written by: M Lester.
Softcover, 304 pp.
This reference book explains the complex grammar mysteries so your intermediate and advanced ESL students can improve their English language skills. The explanations are in depth and clear, and hundreds of sample sentences are included to clarify the concepts. Here is an innovative method to help your students conquer tough subjects such as articles, tense, verb complements, word order, and more.
MGH8118 English Grammar Drills $15.00
ISBN: 9780071598118 ISBN10: 0071598111.
Written by: M Lester.
Softcover, 336 pp.
The best way to master grammar is through hands on practice. Covering all of English grammar - from prepositions and pronouns t verbal forms and tenses - English Grammar Drills helps you learn topics with fun and challenging exercises. Includes 150 drills that demonstrate how the English grammar system works. An answer key is included in the back of the book.
MGH8701 English Verb Drills $16.00
ISBN: 9780071608701 ISBN10: 0071608702.
Written by: E Swick.
Softcover, 208 pp.
Whether used as a textbook supplement in an ESL course or as a self study text for learning and review, English Verb Drills will simplify the complexities of this crucial area of your language studies. This comprehensive book features: Numerous exercises that demonstrate how the English verb system works, a chapter review called 'Mastery Check' to reinforce your learning, an answer key to give you immediate clarification on any concept.
REA1014 ESL Intermediate/Advanced Grammar $19.95
ISBN: 9780738601014 ISBN10: 0738601012.
Written by: Mary Ellen Munoz Page.
Softcover, 400 pp.
Designed for intermediate and advanced high school and college level ,non-native speakers of English who need to improve their English grammar skills, this text will provide them with simple explanations of grammar, skill- building exercises, detailed answer keys, and test-taking techniques Grammar-oriented exercises with simple explanations that allow students to master concepts through extensive practice, this is a superb preparation for the TOEFL
 
  Language Instruction  | Grammar  | English Made Easy  | Volume 2


These two volumes are a breakthrough in English language learning, imaginatively exploiting how pictures and text can work together to create understanding. It gives learners easy access to the vocabulary, grammar and functions of English as it is actually used. Consisting of 20 lessons, each book clearly outlines the new language in a list of words and phrases, together with a pronunciation guide. At the end of each unit, a story integrating the lesson is presented, along with revision exercises to reinforce the tutorial. Highly recommended for beginning students.
IBC7453 English Made Easy Volume 2 $19.95
ISBN: 9780804837453 ISBN10: 0804837457.
Written by: J Crichton.
240 pp.
 
  Language Instruction  | Grammar  | Practice Makes Perfect for ESL Learners


MGH0853 Beginning English Vocabulary $15.00
ISBN: 9780071763035 ISBN10: 0071763031.
This best selling series for ESL learners, features well-organized presentations, skill-building exercises, and a focus on practical conversational skills. Here students will find clear explanations accompanied by highlighted examples and boxed summaries of key points. Numerous exercises in a variety of formats, including fill-in-the-blank sentences and passages, translations, multiple-choice questions, sentence rewriting, and creative writing exercises are also included. Answers to all questions are provided in the back of the book.
MGH1328 Practice makes Perfect English Grammar for ESL Learners $14.00
ISBN: 9780071807371 ISBN10: 0071807373.
This best selling series for ESL learners, features well-organized presentations, skill-building exercises, and a focus on practical conversational skills. Here students will find clear explanations accompanied by highlighted examples and boxed summaries of key points. Numerous exercises in a variety of formats, including fill-in-the-blank sentences and passages, translations, multiple-choice questions, sentence rewriting, and creative writing exercises are also included. Answers to all questions are provided in the back of the book.
MGH6469 English Verbs $14.00
ISBN: 9780071807357 ISBN10: 0071807357.
This best selling series for ESL learners, features well-organized presentations, skill-building exercises, and a focus on practical conversational skills. Here students will find clear explanations accompanied by highlighted examples and boxed summaries of key points. Numerous exercises in a variety of formats, including fill-in-the-blank sentences and passages, translations, multiple-choice questions, sentence rewriting, and creative writing exercises are also included. Answers to all questions are provided in the back of the book.
MGH7623 Basic English $14.00
ISBN: 9780071849623 ISBN10: 0071849629.
This best selling series for ESL learners, features well-organized presentations, skill-building exercises, and a focus on practical conversational skills. Here students will find clear explanations accompanied by highlighted examples and boxed summaries of key points. Numerous exercises in a variety of formats, including fill-in-the-blank sentences and passages, translations, multiple-choice questions, sentence rewriting, and creative writing exercises are also included. Answers to all questions are provided in the back of the book.
MGH775X Pronouns & Prepositions $13.00
ISBN: 9780071753876 ISBN10: 0071753877.
This best selling series for ESL learners, features well-organized presentations, skill-building exercises, and a focus on practical conversational skills. Here students will find clear explanations accompanied by highlighted examples and boxed summaries of key points. Numerous exercises in a variety of formats, including fill-in-the-blank sentences and passages, translations, multiple-choice questions, sentence rewriting, and creative writing exercises are also included. Answers to all questions are provided in the back of the book.
MGH9603 English Sentence Builder $15.00
ISBN: 9780071599603 ISBN10: 0071599606.
This best selling series for ESL learners, features well-organized presentations, skill-building exercises, and a focus on practical conversational skills. Here students will find clear explanations accompanied by highlighted examples and boxed summaries of key points. Numerous exercises in a variety of formats, including fill-in-the-blank sentences and passages, translations, multiple-choice questions, sentence rewriting, and creative writing exercises are also included. Answers to all questions are provided in the back of the book.
 
 Language Instruction  | Idioms

CAM5426 In the Know Book/Audio CD: Understanding and Using Idioms $35.95
ISBN: 9780521545426 ISBN10: 0521545420.
Written by: C Leaney.
Softcover, 216 pp.
Included in this book are over 800 colorful idioms in English. Each unit has a clear four page configuration that presents the idioms, clarifies their meaning, and practices their use in situational formats. The appropriateness of each idiom in various social situations, such as danger or honesty, colors or parts of the body, is dealt with at the end of each lesson.
 
 Language Instruction  | Listening & Conversation Skills  | A Conversation Book 1: English in Everyday Life


This student-centered text and audio teach the vocabulary and life skills necessary for communication of beginning level students. Activities range from role plays to group surveys, help students achieve the language competency needed to succeed at school and work. Each unit includes a preview page, six 2-page lessons, listening practice, review, and assessment wrap-up. The conversation chants help students obtain the sounds, rhythms, and intonation of conversational English.
PH0457 A Conversation Bk 1: Text $32.07
ISBN: 9780131500457 ISBN10: 0131500457.
Softcover, 208 pp.
PH0471 A Conversation Bk 1 Audio Program $99.47
ISBN: 9780131500471 ISBN10: 0131500473.
3 CDs.
PH0488 A Conversation Bk 1 Teacher's Edition $53.07
ISBN: 9780131500488 ISBN10: 0131500481.
 
  Language Instruction  | Listening & Conversation Skills  | Survival English: English Through Conversation


This 3 volume series teaches the language and coping skills necessary in everyday adult living. It is designed for students who have some level of literacy, a limited speaking vocabulary and knowledge of the alphabet. Includes more than 100 functional dialogues to help teach vocabulary skills, each with accompanying exercises in basic survival areas.
PH1668 Survival English Book 3 $37.95
ISBN: 9780138781668 ISBN10: 0138781664.
PH6357 Survival English Book 1 $37.95
ISBN: 9780130166357 ISBN10: 0130166359.
PH6500 Survival English Book 2 $37.95
ISBN: 9780130166500 ISBN10: 0130166502.
 
 Language Instruction  | Oral Proficiency

MGH0172 Perfecting Your English Pronunciation with DVD $28.00
ISBN: 9780071750172 ISBN10: 0071750177.
Written by: Susan Cameron.
Softcover, 240 pp. with DVD.
Developed by acclaimed speech consultant and accent specialist Susan Cameron, this program features her successful method, focusing on the anatomical placement of sound and on the musculature used in articulation. Where other English pronunciation products rely on solely mimicking of audio sounds, this work focuses visually, audibly, and narratively on the physical ability to speak English, noting that many sounds of English may be difficult for you because some tongue positions used in English may not be used in your native language. The 45-minute DVD introduces you to mouth and jaw exercises to prepare you for English, then demonstrates mouth formations and tongue placement using other nonnative speakers like you.
 
  Language Instruction  | Oral Proficiency  | Comics and Conversation


These witty uncaptioned cartoons provide an easy and fun method to stimulate conversation and improve the vocabulary levels of your students. Adaptable for any language at any level, these reproducible cartoons, designed by Sergio Aragon's, can be used for both oral and written exercises. Complete with a short English introduction and teachers suggestions, this book will prove itself invaluable!
JP002 More Comics and Conversation $16.95
ISBN: 9780943327068 ISBN10: 0943327067.
Written by: J Ashkenas.
Using humor to elicit conversation and develop vocabulary cartoons by Sergio Aragones.
Witty, uncaptioned cartoons provide an easy and entertaining method to stimulate class conversation and improve vocabulary. Adaptable for any language and any level, these 22 reproducible cartoons designed by Sergio Aragones, can be used for both oral and written exercises. An introduction in English and teachers suggestions complete this valuable work.
JP003 New Comics and Conversations $16.95
ISBN: 9780943327006 ISBN10: 0943327008.
These witty uncaptioned cartoons provide an easy and fun method to stimulate conversation and improve the vocabulary levels of your students. Adaptable for any language at any level, these reproducible cartoons, designed by Sergio Aragon's, can be used for both oral and written exercises. Complete with a short English introduction and teachers suggestions, this book will prove itself invaluable!
 
 Language Instruction  | Pronunciation

BA1657 American Accent Training Bk w/ 5CD's $39.99
ISBN: 9781438071657 ISBN10: 1438071655.
Written by: Anne Cook.
Softcover, 224 pp., 5 CD's.
The expanded 3rd edition has four new chapters covering the psychology of accent acquisition, American voice quality, a pronunciation overview, and an ESL instructor's guide. The new CD's feature both male and female voices.
 
 Language Instruction  | Writing Skills

JWS1168 Words, Words, Words: Ready to Use Games & Activities for Vocabulary Building Grades 7-12 $35.00
ISBN: 9780787971168 ISBN10: 0787971162.
Written by: J Umstatter.
Softcover, 336 pp., Grades 7-12.
This handy resource provides teachers with a creative and fun filled way to improve their students vocabulary. It is divided into thirty thematic units, each containing fifteen interrelated words. Each Unit contains four different ready to use activities for each group of words. This book is designed to help students understand each word's meaning, associations, similarities, and differences.
JWS2903 Adventures in Fantasy: Lessons and Activities in Narrative & Descriptive Writing $24.95
ISBN: 97807879925903 ISBN10: 07879925933.
Written by: J Gust.
Softcover, 272 pp., Grades 5 and Up.
This guide offers an exciting approach to teaching narrative and descriptive writing that will stimulate a student's creativity and imagination. Filled with mini-lessons, reading projects, and hands on writing activities, this book will show teachers step by step how to introduce students to the 'magic' of creating a complete fantasy/adventure story.
JWS5928 Grammar Grabbers!: Ready to Use Games & Activities for Improving Basic Writing Skills $32.95
ISBN: 9780130425928 ISBN10: 0130425923.
Written by: J Umstatter.
Softcover, 352 pp..
This resource gives language arts and English teachers a unique collection of over 200 creative, fun filled, and ready to use activities that make teaching and learning grammar more enjoyable. The activities will give your students the tools they need to use grammar more effectively in their writing.
JWS6232 Writing Activities for Every Month of the School Year $34.95
ISBN: 9780787966232 ISBN10: 0787966231.
Written by: C Behrman.
Softcover, 400 pp., Grades 4-8.
A unique collection of 340 reproducible writing activity sheets that capitalize on students' natural interest in holidays and special events, while reinforcing your writing skills curriculum! Organized into ten monthly sections, September through June, each month includes over 30 writing activity sheets.
JWS6972 Really Writing! Ready to Use Writing Process Activities for the Elementary Grades $29.95
ISBN: 9780787976972 ISBN10: 0787976970.
Written by: C Sunflower.
2nd Edition, Softcover, 448 pp..
Includes 40 real life writing activities that capture the attention of young learners who are just learning the composing process. Each activity is based on state and national standards and assists teachers in providing for the wide range of writing skills that exist in most classrooms.
JWS9795 Real Life Writing Activities for Grades 4-9 $34.95
ISBN: 9780130449795 ISBN10: 0130449792.
Written by: C Sunflower.
Softcover, 496 pp., Grades 4-9.
This resource provides 40 complete model and writing lessons that will capture your students' attention and build their writing skills. It will teach them the writing process; motivation, brainstorming, composing, revising, and publishing. The lessons/activities feature a wide range of practical writing tasks students can relate to their own lives.
MGH8037 Writing Better English for ESL Learners $14.00
ISBN: 9780071628037 ISBN10: 0071628037.
Written by: Ed Swick.
2nd Edition, Softcover, 256 pp..
Taking a developmental approach to improving writing skills, this workbook helps you increase your levels of proficiency in both grammar and vocabulary. Before tackling sentence structures, the book helps reinforce those difficult grammar elements like verb tenses and pronouns. You'll then expand your written communication abilities through comprehensive explanations, skill-building exercises, and practical writing activities.

 

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