Syllabus & downloadable materials

 

WEEK   SESSION/TOPIC & DOWNLOADABLE MATERIALS 

   

1

SESSION 1: Speaking 
 
  1. COURSEBOOK   Expressing oneself   (p. 56 Heinemann Wordbuilder)
  2. ADDITIONAL HANDOUTS:   Find someone who

2

SESSION 2: Speaking 

 
  1. COURSEBOOK:   Age   (p. 10 Heinemann Wordbuilder)
  2. ADDITIONAL HANDOUTS:   Any Suggestions?

3

SESSION 3: Speaking 

 
  1. COURSEBOOK:   Build   (p. 25 Heinemann Wordbuilder)
  2. ADDITIONAL HANDOUTS:   Find-the-other-half sentence matching   (compiled from monolingual dictionaries)

4

SESSION 4: Speaking 

 
  1. COURSEBOOK:   Posture & movement   (p. 71 Heinemann Wordbuilder)
  2. ADDITIONAL HANDOUTS:    Making Fun of Teachers!

5

SESSION 5: Writing Part 1

 
  1. COURSEBOOK: Essay Development   (from Study Skills, by Johan Langan, McGraw-Hill, 1997)
  2. ESSAY ASSIGNMENT: Topics to choose from
  3. ADDITIONAL HANDOUTS:   Phrases for talking about SLEEP

6

SESSION 6: Writing Part 2

 
  1. COURSEBOOK: Essay Development   (from Study Skills, by Johan Langan, McGraw-Hill, 1997)
  2. ADDITIONAL HANDOUTS:    St Patrick's Day (from Encyclopaedia Britannica)

7

SESSION 7: Speaking 

 
  1.  COURSEBOOK:   Reacting to events   (p. 62 Heinemann Wordbuilder)
  2. ADDITIONAL HANDOUTS: Sort Out the Punch Lines

8

SESSION 8: Speaking 

 
  1. COURSEBOOK:   Character and Personality   (p. 39 Heinemann Wordbuilder)
  2. ADDITIONAL HANDOUTS:    Insulting remarks

9

SESSION 9: Speaking 

 
  1. COURSEBOOK:   Law & Order, crime & punishment   (p. 185 Heinemann Wordbuilder)
  2. ADDITIONAL HANDOUTS:    Insulting remarks

10

SESSION 10: Writing Part 3 

 
  1. ADDITIONAL HANDOUTS:   Peer-review essay evaluation form

11

SESSION 11: Speaking 

 
  1. COURSEBOOK:   Thinking, wanting & knowing   (p. 46 Heinemann Wordbuilder)
  2. ADDITIONAL HANDOUTS: Pronuniciation: Da-da Language

12

SESSION 12: Speaking 

 
  1. COURSEBOOK: Attitudes & beliefs   (p. 43 Heinemann Wordbuilder)
  2. ADDITIONAL HANDOUTS: Da-da Language follow-up activity:Stress maze

13

 SESSION 13: VOCABULARY TEST