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Theory Essay

  • Submitted by: amdatta
  • on June 20, 2014
  • Category: English
  • Length: 1,187 words

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Evaluation of ESL Course books

        Evaluation for ESL course Book is a difficult job. It demands significant period of time and diligence. Traditionally, focus is given on sequential reading skill as phonics and decoding, leaving aside the alternative materials to be read for comprehension. So while evaluating Text Book for ESL students we should follow a checklist. The checklist is based on recent research in second language instruction and also on general Text Book evaluation. The most vital aspects is that the text Book should good fit for teachers, students and curriculum – all of which are important as the educators seek to use the materials and methods appropriate to their particular context.
Since reading is important in second language learning, we must be careful during selection of Text Book that certainly helps develop reading skill of the students. The question part of the text Book is also very important and questions to be graded as mandatory, optional and not-applicable as it engages the students in activities in which the students are required to think carefully and critically. Grammar and vocabulary are more equally important criterion for selecting Text Book for ESL students.
Books for evaluation for ESL students
  A) The Little Match Girl – Hans Christian Anderson abridged by Bowler, Bill
For Beginner/ level AI
Publisher: Oxford University Press.

  B) The Canterville Ghost – Oscar Wilde abridged by Cadwallader, Jane
For Beginner/ level AI
Publisher: ELI Publishing

The Little Match Girl
The subject matter of The Little Match Girl for the beginners’ level is presented in typically organized manner and the content serves as an opening into the learning about the target language. The ESL learners will be interested as the incidents of the
story progress. The text is though little bit imaginary but it also represents grim reality of the hard life of a pathetic match girl. The text...

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