Author: Elaine Kirn-Rubin
Suitable for: 6-8, Students, Instructors and Tutors. Secondary Students, Young Adults, Adults, independent learners, and Home School students. For English improvement, ESL, EFL, Literacy, WIOA, Career and College, and Corrections Institutions. New Readers; Beginning through Intermediate Language Learners
What It Is: The 68-page, half-sized, original version of Holiday Happenings: Halloween containing about 1/4 the material of the 108-page full-sized, comprehensive source
Why You Need It: Lack time or energy to work through the daunting 108-page full-sized version subtitled "Everything to Know (Now) about Teaching & Learning Language Skills with Special-Occasion Materials?" In case you still want Halloween material that won't detract from serious language- ed purposes and progress, it offers just the highlights.
What It Does:
- present or learn subject matter through multi-leveled readings, whole-class vs. individual earning formats, Main-Idea Quizzes, outlining, and the oral skills "Expert Game"
- build vocabulary through traditional strategies like Parts-of-Speech Charts, Guessing Meaning from Context, Filling-in-the-Blanks (CLOZE tests), and Vocabulary Card Games.
- advance listening/speaking skills with oral story telling, Sentence Strips, Information-Gap activities, sequenced action series, and compelling discussion
2 Page TOC and 9 Page INTRO AND SAMPLES