A Basic English Grammar Exercises by Michael Swan

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Kasper 107 7 Film Imagery: A Visual Resource for Clarifying Content and Developing Academic Writing Skill Loretta F. Kasper 122 8 Speaking Science: Developing ESL Materials for University Students in Academic Disciplines Sharon A. Myers 135 III Incorporating Technology Into Content-Based Instruction 9 Computers as Content and Context in a Cross-Cultural Language Field Experience Joy Egbert 151 10 The Keyboard to Success: An ESL/Basic Writing Internet Partnership David A. Tillyer and Louise S. Wood 165 11 The Internet and Content-Based College ESL Instruction: Reading, Writing, and Research Loretta F.

In chapter 4, "ESL Students in the Mainstream: Observations From Content-Area Faculty," Judith Rosenthal, a Kean University biology professor, speaks from the perspective of a mainstream instructor and takes the position that all faculty, whatever their academic discipline, must contribute to the development of English language proficiency by nonnative speakers. As she describes how CBI instruction facilitates ESL students' transition into the mainstream, Rosenthal seeks to raise readers' awareness of the types of classroom activities and practices that fail to take into consideration the linguistic needs of ESL students and makes specific suggestions for how mainstream faculty may assist the ESL students in their classes.

3). The theoretical foundations for programs in Writing Across the Curriculum/Writing In the Disciplines (WAC/WID) are similar to those for EAP and ESP programs. " According to Cooke ( 1991), if writing is to become a natural and effective skill for students, they must be offered practice and instruction in a great variety of academic settings. They must learn to write "for different readers and in many contexts" (p. 9). Although Cooke's statement applies to all college students, offering interdisciplinary contexts for writing and general language use is especially important for ESL students.

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