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  • Teaching Content in English: Principles and Pedagogy – S$15.00 Teaching Content in English: Principles and Pedagogy – S$15.00
  • 1,000 Character Classic – S$15.90
    • 1,000 Character Classic – S$15.90
    • 1,000 Character Classic – S$15.90
    • This fascinating book explains the primer Qian Zi Wen〈千字文〉which has been memorised by generations of Chinese. Composed during the Liang Dynasty (AD 502-557), it contains 1,000 unique Chinese characters set in four-word phrases.
  • Action Research in Action – S$7.00 Action Research in Action – S$7.00
    • Action Research in Action – S$7.00 Action Research in Action – S$7.00
    • Action Research in Action – S$7.00
    • This book helps teachers to consider ways and means of conducting action research. It highlights several case studies from second language classrooms across Asia. While not prescribing any one way to carry out an action research project, this book demonstrates how action research can aid language teachers in finding solutions to many of the common problems faced in their classrooms.…
  • Asian Civilizations – Ancient to 1800 AD – S$13.50
    • Asian Civilizations – Ancient to 1800 AD – S$13.50
    • Asian Civilizations – Ancient to 1800 AD – S$13.50
    • This book features the empires and civilizations that sprang out of the five regions of Asia – West Asia, East Asia, South Asia, Central Asia and Southeast Asia. Let’s take a journey through time and space to the five Asian regions and discover the great conquerors of the ancient land. Explore how these civilizations have influenced the world we live…
  • Autism in Short: A Handbook for Parents – S$25.00
    • Autism in Short: A Handbook for Parents – S$25.00
    • Autism in Short: A Handbook for Parents – S$25.00
    • This book is not intended as a textbook. It is a brief guide on autism spectrum disorder for parents of young children. This book is written with the parent in mind. It aims to compress the vital information that every parent who has a child or children with autism should know. It is not a comprehensive reference on autism spectrum…
  • Breathe, Take a Break- S$5.60
    • Breathe, Take a Break- S$5.60
    • Breathe, Take a Break- S$5.60
    • The life I lead wasn’t normal but the problems were pretty similar to almost everyone’s. I wrote this book in the hope that someone will stumble upon and read it. Packed with the basics of what we need or so as I believe, the topics in this book will come in handy in the moment of crisis. From motivation to…
  • Chinese Business Strategies – S$15.90
    • Chinese Business Strategies – S$15.90
    • Chinese Business Strategies – S$15.90
    • The Chinese are known for being shrewd businessmen able to thrive under the toughest market conditions. The book offers readers 30 real-life, ancient case studies with comments on their application in the context of modern business. Several established shops mentioned in the stories are still in operation. They include the Tongren Tang Medicine Shop and Caizhi Zhai Confectionery.
  • Chinese Fine Arts – S$20.00
    • Chinese Fine Arts – S$20.00
    • Chinese Fine Arts – S$20.00
    • CELEBRATE CHINESE CULTURE is an epic series of books about the different facets of Chinese heritage throughout history. China’s modernity cannot be fully understood without looking into its glorious past of milestones in scientific inventions, political exploits and artistic distinction. This series will provide the reader with an insight into one of the world’s magnificent civilizations. In this volume, Chinese…
  • Chinese History – S$13.50
    • Chinese History – S$13.50
    • Chinese History – S$13.50
    • Chinese History presents an easy-to-read record of imperial China, from the little-known Xia, Shang and Zhou Dynasties (2070–771 BC), to the Qing Dynasty (AD 1644–1911). It will help you to comprehend and interpret China’s history in its proper context, plus provide vivid illustrations, and questions and answers to enhance your appreciation of great people and happenings. In short, you get…
  • Chinese Top 100 – S$8.00
    • Chinese Top 100 – S$8.00
    • Chinese Top 100 – S$8.00
    • CHINESE TOP 100 is made of 10 unique units. Each unit contains 10 highly used Chinese characters which have been identified to be the most frequently used words in daily life. At the end of the course, you would have learnt 100 characters which, research has shown, amount to 45% of the words that appear in publications! To facilitate learning,…
  • Chinese Vocabulary Builders – S$7.00
    • Chinese Vocabulary Builders – S$7.00
    • Chinese Vocabulary Builders – S$7.00
    • The author, Lin Shan has formulated a logical way of learning the Chinese characters, that is, grouping words having the same "root" and then deriving their meaning by applying 60 basic radicals. Studies have shown that characters with a combination of "radical" and "root" account for 85% of all Chinese characters, either frequently or infrequently used. In this title, the…
  • Communicative Language Teaching Today – S$6.00 Communicative Language Teaching Today – S$6.00
    • Communicative Language Teaching Today – S$6.00 Communicative Language Teaching Today – S$6.00
    • Communicative Language Teaching Today – S$6.00
    • Communicative Language Teaching Today examines the methodology known as Communicative Language Teaching or CLT and explores the assumptions it is based on, its origins and evolution since it was first proposed in the 1970s, and how it has influenced approaches to language teaching today. This booklet serves to review what has been learned from CLT and what its relevance is…
  • Complete Analects of Confucius 1 – S$20.00
    • Complete Analects of Confucius 1 – S$20.00
    • Complete Analects of Confucius 1 – S$20.00
    • The Analects of Confucius is the gem in the crown of Chinese classics. It has been made a basic textbook of Chinese education for more than 2,000 years. In just 12,000 characters, The Analects of Confucius covers a wide scope ranging from politics and management to education, art and morality. This exhaustive compilation of the sage's sayings and dialogues with…
  • Cooperative Learning in the Language Classroom – S$6.00 Cooperative Learning in the Language Classroom – S$6.00
    • Cooperative Learning in the Language Classroom – S$6.00 Cooperative Learning in the Language Classroom – S$6.00
    • Cooperative Learning in the Language Classroom – S$6.00
    • With a bit of planning, group activities in language classes can be more successful. This book explains the theoretical rationale for using group work to facilitate language development and shows you how to plan group activities, by explaining cooperative learning principles and techniques. Learn 18 cooperative learning techniques for helping students help each other and themselves. A Quick Guide allows…
  • Developing Language Course Materials – S$6.00 Developing Language Course Materials – S$6.00
    • Developing Language Course Materials – S$6.00 Developing Language Course Materials – S$6.00
    • Developing Language Course Materials – S$6.00
    • This book is for all language teachers. It regards them all as materials developers in that teachers frequently have to make decisions about selecting and adapting materials, they make decisions everyday in their classrooms about how to use the materials and they sometimes develop materials of their own to supplement or even replace the materials in their coursebooks. To help…
  • Doing Project-based Learning in Language Education – S$18.50 Doing Project-based Learning in Language Education – S$18.50
  • Enjoy A Life Of Ease – S$9.50
    • Enjoy A Life Of Ease – S$9.50
    • Enjoy A Life Of Ease – S$9.50
    • Being a teenage is a tumultuous experience. It's a roller coaster filled with ups and downs, plus a number of sizable bumps along the way. But it doesn't have to be like that . Your teenage years are supposed to be one of the most exciting, enriching and meaningful season of your life. This is the time you discover who…
  • Essence of Fruity Goodness – S$12.50
    • Essence of Fruity Goodness – S$12.50
    • Essence of Fruity Goodness – S$12.50
    • Written by a health enthusiast from the viewpoint of Traditional Chinese Medicine, this book provides a friendly approach to health and vitality for the busy individual: · Interaction of the five elements with the internal organs of the human body · Stories of fruits and vegetables illustrated in comics · Classification of 75 fruits and vegetables in five distinctive colours…
  • Essence of Natural Cures – S$9.50
    • Essence of Natural Cures – S$9.50
    • Essence of Natural Cures – S$9.50
    • This book gathers six of the most widely-used natural therapy systems of Indian origin and presents them in a simple, easy-to-understand form. Here you will find the basics of Ayurveda, Siddha, Unani, Yoga, Homeopathy and Naturopathy, all aimed towards helping you achieve a healthier, happier life.
  • Essential Chinese Medicine – Health Tonics – S$36.50
    • Essential Chinese Medicine – Health Tonics – S$36.50
    • Essential Chinese Medicine – Health Tonics – S$36.50
    • This volume introduces 54 well-known herbs and other substances commonly used in TCM. It explains the medicinal effects of these substances, how to identify, purchase and store them, and includes a wide variety of appealing and tasty recipes whereby they can be cooked as food for easy and enjoyable consumption.
  • Essential Chinese Medicine – Improving Blood Circulation – S$36.50
  • Essential Chinese Medicine – Relieving Wind – S$36.50
  • Essential Chinese Medicine – Restoring Balance – S$36.50
    • Essential Chinese Medicine – Restoring Balance – S$36.50
    • Essential Chinese Medicine – Restoring Balance – S$36.50
    • This volume introduces 55 well-known balancing herbs and other substances commonly used in TCM. It explains the medicinal effects of these substances, how to identify, purchase and store them, and includes a wide variety of appealing and tasty recipes whereby they can be cooked as food for easy and enjoyable consumption.
  • Feng Shui for the New Millennium – S$13.80
    • Feng Shui for the New Millennium – S$13.80
    • Feng Shui for the New Millennium – S$13.80
    • Do you want to alleviate stress? Do you want to feel at peace with the world around you? Do you want to improve your health? Do you want your children to do better in School? Previously known as Feng Shui 2000, this book will show you how the Feng Shui--invisible forces and energy flow-- of your home can have a…
  • Gateway to Eurasian Culture – S$13.50
    • Gateway to Eurasian Culture – S$13.50
    • Gateway to Eurasian Culture – S$13.50
    • Bridging the traditional divide between East and West, the Eurasian people are able to draw on an unmatched wealth of traditions for inspiration in the arts and cuisine. Join us on a voyage of discovery as we explore the rich and unique heritage of a true world culture in this part of the Montage Culture series!
  • Gateway to Indian Classical Literature – S$9.50
    • Gateway to Indian Classical Literature – S$9.50
    • Gateway to Indian Classical Literature – S$9.50
    • Traditional Indian literature was primarily composed of verses and was oral rather than written. This book offers a quick and comprehensive appreciation of Indian classical literature, including renowned ancient works like the Ramayana, the Mahabharata and Atoka Tales, to literary works of the post-medieval period.
  • Gateway to Old School Games – S$10.00
    • Gateway to Old School Games – S$10.00
    • Gateway to Old School Games – S$10.00
    • This book takes readers back in time to the 1950s and 1960s for some old school games that children used to play before the age of iPads, Nintendo and the Internet. Find out which games have been played for more than 5,000 years, and the origins of certain toys we have taken for granted. Hark back to a simpler era…
  • Gateway to Singapore Culture – S$13.50
    • Gateway to Singapore Culture – S$13.50
    • Gateway to Singapore Culture – S$13.50
    • Here in the beautiful Singapore, we live in harmony. Regardless of the different races, religions and customs, we are able to grow and prosper in peace. But, how much do you know about your classmates and neighbours? What do you know about the traditions of your own community? Find out more about yourself and your friends as you open the…
  • Giving Feedback in Language Classes – S$6.00 Giving Feedback in Language Classes – S$6.00
    • Giving Feedback in Language Classes – S$6.00 Giving Feedback in Language Classes – S$6.00
    • Giving Feedback in Language Classes – S$6.00
    • This booklet addresses questions about why, when and how to give feedback in language classes. The advice and examples are based on many different contexts: classes of children and groups of adults, classes in English speaking communities and in places where there are few out-of-class opportunities to use the language. Although the examples are all given in English, the same…
  • Great Explorer Cheng Ho – S$13.50
    • Great Explorer Cheng Ho – S$13.50
    • Great Explorer Cheng Ho – S$13.50
    • How much do you know about Cheng Ho and the voyages he commanded? When and how did these voyages take place? What influences have these historic voyages exerted on the places Cheng had set his feet on? In what aspects is Cheng different from those later European explorers, and implications do these differences have for us today? In this book,…
  • Greetings from Africa & Europe – S$8.50
    • Greetings from Africa & Europe – S$8.50
    • Greetings from Africa & Europe – S$8.50
    • Say ‘hello’ and meet your friends from 21 cultures across Africa and Europe! Know how your friends greet and dress, and find out their favourite festivals and food as well as music and dance. As you take steps to appreciate and respect others’ way of life, you will become a well-loved friend, and grow as an ambassador of peace.
  • Greetings from America & Asia – S$8.50
    • Greetings from America & Asia – S$8.50
    • Greetings from America & Asia – S$8.50
    • Say ‘hello’ and meet your friends from 21 cultures across America and Asia! Don’t put this book away until you know how to say ‘Thank you’ and ‘I love you’ in their languages. Then count the smiles that greet you when you say those nice words. That’s no surprise - you’re a citizen of the world!
  • I Ching – Wisdom Revealed – S$38.00
    • I Ching – Wisdom Revealed – S$38.00
    • I Ching – Wisdom Revealed – S$38.00
    • This book will help readers to 1. Understand and apply the eight trigrams and 64 hexagrams 2. Appreciate the theory behind divination methods 3. Discern the real issue to their unique life situation 4. Witness the power of divination in contemporary case studies.
  • I-Ching Management – S$13.50
    • I-Ching Management – S$13.50
    • I-Ching Management – S$13.50
    • The current economic crunch has called for a new era of change. Perhaps no classic can depict the concept of change better that the ancient Chinese text know as the Yijing, the book of Changes or the I Ching. The Chinese character Yi really refers to three aspects of change : firstly, the abiding change in nature, as in the…
  • Infamous Chinese Emperors – S$13.50
    • Infamous Chinese Emperors – S$13.50
    • Infamous Chinese Emperors – S$13.50
    • In ancient China, an emperor is regarded as tianzi or " Heaven 's son", one who is sent from Heaven to rule the nation and its people. Little wonder that he held sway over the masses and is deemed sacred and inviolate. Literally, a dynasty's rise and fall, and the people's weal and woe, are intimately linked to his calibre…
  • Intervening to Help in the Writing Process – S$6.00 Intervening to Help in the Writing Process – S$6.00
    • Intervening to Help in the Writing Process – S$6.00 Intervening to Help in the Writing Process – S$6.00
    • Intervening to Help in the Writing Process – S$6.00
    • This booklet presents a 'just-in-time' method of helping students to improve their writing. The method allows the teacher to intervene in the composing process so that students can benefit from guidance and instruction provided at the stage when the student's composition is still in the creation process. The first chapter presents the general principles governing the how, what, and when…
  • Learner Strategies: A Guide For Teachers – S$6.00 Learner Strategies: A Guide For Teachers – S$6.00
    • Learner Strategies: A Guide For Teachers – S$6.00 Learner Strategies: A Guide For Teachers – S$6.00
    • Learner Strategies: A Guide For Teachers – S$6.00
    • This book is about strategies learners can use to make their language learning and practice more successful and enjoyable. It is also about how teachers can help their learners develop those strategies. By making strategies part of their courses, teachers can help prepare their learners for their future study. This practical guide gives examples of strategies and ideas on how…
  • Magnificent Seven Wonders of the World – S$7.50
    • Magnificent Seven Wonders of the World – S$7.50
    • Magnificent Seven Wonders of the World – S$7.50
    • This book describes what each of these monuments is, how it was chosen and why it is worthy of being called a Wonder of the World. Just like the original Seven Wonders, the history of each New Wonder is closely interwoven with the history of its country and with the culture of the people who built it. Learn more about…
  • Management Challenges – S$13.50
    • Management Challenges – S$13.50
    • Management Challenges – S$13.50
    • This book is a collection of more than 30 situations in the workplace. They range from problems with production, to human resource problems, and complicated situations involving managers and their subordinates. Many of the cases are culled from multinational corporations, government organisations, and small and medium enterprises. Besides the case studies, there are also chapters on corporate culture, women in…
  • Managing Vocabulary Learning – S$7.00 Managing Vocabulary Learning – S$7.00
    • Managing Vocabulary Learning – S$7.00 Managing Vocabulary Learning – S$7.00
    • Managing Vocabulary Learning – S$7.00
    • This booklet looks at the teaching and learning of vocabulary. It looks first at the statistical nature of vocabulary and then examines what implications this has for learning and teaching procedures. A major distinction is made between high frequency and low frequency words, and this distinction is then examined further in discussions of intensive and extensive reading, vocabulary measurement, guessing…
  • Many Faces of Southeast Asia – S$9.50
    • Many Faces of Southeast Asia – S$9.50
    • Many Faces of Southeast Asia – S$9.50
    • Southeast Asia is steeped in a rich and diverse mix of ethnicities, religions, cultures and traditions. This dynamic region is home to bustling cities as well as majestic monuments, some of which are centuries old. It is no wonder there is just so much to uncover about the 10 ASEAN countries! Many Faces of Southeast Asia introduces you to the…
  • Methodology and Materials Design in Language Teaching – S$30.00
    • Methodology and Materials Design in Language Teaching – S$30.00
    • Methodology and Materials Design in Language Teaching – S$30.00
    • This volume contains a selection of papers from the 2002 RELC International Seminar on ‘Methodology and Materials Design in Language Teaching: Current Perceptions and Practices and their Implications’. It seems designed for a fairly wide audience, particularly across South East Asia, which will include teachers who will want to be informed at a practical level, as well as academics and…
  • Origins of Chinese Art & Craft – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Art & Craft – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Art & Craft – S$13.50
    • Find out these interesting details: 1. The Silk Route as well as the Pottery and Porcelain Route of old China. 2. The multitude of Chinese characters and idioms related to jade. 3. The significance of the Qin bronze artefacts unearthed at Lingtong, Shaanxi Province. Origins of Chinese Art & Craft will give you a quick and easy-to-remember introduction to these…
  • Origins of Chinese Auspicious Symbols – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Auspicious Symbols – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Auspicious Symbols – S$13.50
    • Talk about Chinese culture and images of dragon boats, lion dances, red packets and mandarin oranges readily come to mind. Their common thread is that they are all considered auspicious symbols by the Chinese . This charmingly illustrated book takes you on a journey of discovery of many others; * Animals: Phoenix, tortoise, tiger, bat toad, spider, deer, elephant, horse,…
  • Origins of Chinese Festivals – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Festivals – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Festivals – S$13.50
    • The scale and variety of Chinese festivals have never ceases to amaze observers. But what are the origins of these festivals and how do they reflect traditional values in a civilization with more than 5,000 years of history. The reader will be intrigued to learn that the festivals did not all originate at the same time. In fact , many…
  • Origins of Chinese Food Culture – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Food Culture – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Food Culture – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Food Culture is the latest addition to Asiapac's collection of books on Chinese culture. This volume brings you through the origins, history, customs, and fascinating tales behind the intricate and perplexing labyrinth of customs and taboos, and art and science of Chinese food culture. Did you know that: * Tables and chairs did not entre common usage…
  • Origins of Chinese Literature – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Literature – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Literature – S$13.50
    • The splendour and richness of Chinese classical literature encompasses a dazzling range, from poetry, rhymed prose and essays to drama and novels, with outstanding representative works in each genre. Despite the passage of time, these works remain fresh and relevant today. The immortals lines from Li Bai's " Reflections on a Quiet Night", " Raising my head, I look at…
  • Origins of Chinese Martial Arts – S$9.00
    • Origins of Chinese Martial Arts – S$9.00
    • Origins of Chinese Martial Arts – S$9.00
    • Traces the origins of the gongfu of Shaolin and Wudang warriors and their philosophy and chivalry code. Be well versed in the famous boxing arts as well as the 18 arts of Chinese weaponry such as lance, sabre, whip and trident.
  • Origins of Chinese Music – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Music – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Music – S$13.50
    • From the early days, musical at instruments in China, were made from everyday items: hunting tools trees, bamboo and even bones. During the Zhou dynasty, there were about 70 instrunments , Today, there are hundreds. But have you ever wondered how these musical instruments in China came about? Well, in this book, the evolution of Chinese music cover the centuries…
  • Origins of Chinese Opera – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Opera – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Opera – S$13.50
    • Chinese opera is one of the world's oldest dramatic forms and a well-loved treasure of Chinese culture. It is a wonderful combination of dance , music, literature, poetry, singing and dialogue, acrobatics and martial arts to create a unique form of acting that includes " singing, speaking, acting and acrobatic fighting." Find out more fascinating details about Chinese opera: *…
  • Origins of Chinese Science & Technology – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Science & Technology – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Science & Technology – S$13.50
    • Origin Chinese Science and Technology traces the intriguing legends and scientific explorations of the Chinese people. Find out about the Four Great Inventions that shaped the Chinese civilisation. and explore the amazing breadth of Chinese intervenes in fields ranging from mathematics and astronomy to geography and agriculture. Did you know that: * The Chinese began making paper nearly two thousand…
  • Planning Aims and Objectives in Language Programs – S$6.00 Planning Aims and Objectives in Language Programs – S$6.00
    • Planning Aims and Objectives in Language Programs – S$6.00 Planning Aims and Objectives in Language Programs – S$6.00
    • Planning Aims and Objectives in Language Programs – S$6.00
    • Planning Aims and Objectives in Language Programs has been written to help language teachers understand the processes involved in planning and determining aims and objectives. The booklet examines the nature of aims and objectives, the different value systems that affect the choice of aims and objectives, different kinds of aims and objectives and their implications for language teaching. It provides…
  • Planning Lessons for a Reading Class – S$6.00 Planning Lessons for a Reading Class – S$6.00
    • Planning Lessons for a Reading Class – S$6.00 Planning Lessons for a Reading Class – S$6.00
    • Planning Lessons for a Reading Class – S$6.00
    • This booklet looks at the teaching and learning of reading. First, it looks at three main models of how reading occurs and then examines what implications these have for learning and teaching reading. Topics discussed in this booklet include, factors to consider when planning a lesson for a reading class, what makes for an interesting reading lesson, how to choose…
  • Popular Chinese Proverbs – S$8.50
    • Popular Chinese Proverbs – S$8.50
    • Popular Chinese Proverbs – S$8.50
    • Popular Chinese Proverbs collects several old favourites and some of the most widely used expressions. Using vibrant illustrations and clear explanations of the metaphors and history behind them, their origins and meanings are presented in an easy-to-understand format.
  • Professional Development for Language Teachers: From Teacher to Trainer – S$18.50 Professional Development for Language Teachers: From Teacher to Trainer – S$18.50
    • Professional Development for Language Teachers: From Teacher to Trainer – S$18.50 Professional Development for Language Teachers: From Teacher to Trainer – S$18.50
    • Professional Development for Language Teachers: From Teacher to Trainer – S$18.50
    • Professional Development for Language Teachers: From Teacher to Trainer offers evidence-based ideas to help teachers transition from the role of teacher to trainer. Introducing topics such as reasons for becoming a trainer, roles of trainers and the competencies trainers need, the booklet then focusses on planning, delivering and evaluating a training workshop. Strategies for observation, feedback and formative assessment are…
  • Running Tips from Podium Winners – S$8.00
    • Running Tips from Podium Winners – S$8.00
    • Running Tips from Podium Winners – S$8.00
    • This is a compilation of the best interviews, running tips, advice and stories shared by many podium winners as well as inspiring runners in the running community, both in Singapore and internationally. Stories range from a blind runner in England who runs solo, to a marathon runner in Singapore who runs with a dog in a pram. Keen to know…
  • Strategies from the Three Kingdoms – S$15.90
    • Strategies from the Three Kingdoms – S$15.90
    • Strategies from the Three Kingdoms – S$15.90
    • The Three Kingdoms, a foremost Chinese historical novel, has exemplified famous enactments in military strategies: -Leave one side of the net open -Lure the tiger out of the mountain -Murder with a borrowed knife -Chain the enemy with a fleet of boats Such stratagems are also depicted in the award-winning movie production Red Cliff, which celebrates the ingenuity of the…
  • Teaching Listening and Speaking: From Theory to Practice – S$6.00 Teaching Listening and Speaking: From Theory to Practice – S$6.00
    • Teaching Listening and Speaking: From Theory to Practice – S$6.00 Teaching Listening and Speaking: From Theory to Practice – S$6.00
    • Teaching Listening and Speaking: From Theory to Practice – S$6.00
    • New insights from research and theory have prompted a rethinking of the processes involved in listening, the nature of oral interaction, and a reconsideration of what it means to teach these important components of second language proficiency. In this booklet, Jack C Richards first looks at listening from two different but complementary perspectives: listening as comprehension and listening as acquisition…
  • Teaching Listening in the Language Classroom – S$7.00 Teaching Listening in the Language Classroom – S$7.00
    • Teaching Listening in the Language Classroom – S$7.00 Teaching Listening in the Language Classroom – S$7.00
    • Teaching Listening in the Language Classroom – S$7.00
    • This booklet presents ways to teach listening systematically. It provides teachers with a simple but comprehensive framework for designing listening tasks. Sample lesson outlines to demonstrate the integration of listening with other language skills are presented. The author explains how teachers can use process-based discussions, listening diaries and perception activities to increase learners, awareness about listening in another language. Ideas…
  • Teaching Pronunciation – S$6.00 Teaching Pronunciation – S$6.00
    • Teaching Pronunciation – S$6.00 Teaching Pronunciation – S$6.00
    • Teaching Pronunciation – S$6.00
    • This booklet addresses questions about the way, what, when and how of teaching pronunciation. The author explains why teachers need to teach pronunciation, what aspects of pronunciation teachers should focus on, and in what ways teachers can approach the teaching of pronunciation. Common pronunciation problems that can cause misunderstanding are highlighted in the booklet and ways of dealing with these…
  • Teaching Speaking in the Language Classroom – S$6.00 Teaching Speaking in the Language Classroom – S$6.00
    • Teaching Speaking in the Language Classroom – S$6.00 Teaching Speaking in the Language Classroom – S$6.00
    • Teaching Speaking in the Language Classroom – S$6.00
    • Language learners do a great deal of speaking in pairs and group work activities. In spite of this, they may not always learn new skills or acquire new linguistic knowledge through the activities. Many may become more vocal and fluent, but the language they produce often lacks accuracy. To help students derive as much benefit as possible from our speaking…
  • Teaching Writing – S$7.00 Teaching Writing – S$7.00
    • Teaching Writing – S$7.00 Teaching Writing – S$7.00
    • Teaching Writing – S$7.00
    • This booklet surveys a variety of approaches to teaching writing and discusses the advantages and disadvantages of these approaches. It guides the readers in selecting an approach or a combination of approaches that best suit their students' learning needs and the system where they find themselves. Based on her many years of working with teachers from around the world, Marilyn…
  • Text Features and Reading Comprehension – S$6.00 Text Features and Reading Comprehension – S$6.00
    • Text Features and Reading Comprehension – S$6.00 Text Features and Reading Comprehension – S$6.00
    • Text Features and Reading Comprehension – S$6.00
    • This booklet illustrates the usefulness of text features as an aid to reading comprehension. Text features such as headings, italics, and lists are used so often that readers tend to ignore the assistance they can provide in reading and understanding a text, especially a non- fiction or academic text. By first examining how we use text features in our native…
  • The Art of Peace – S$15.90
    • The Art of Peace – S$15.90
    • The Art of Peace – S$15.90
    • During the chaotic Warring States Period (475- 221BC), when China was divided into numerous small states locked in endless conflict and power struggle, one man spoke for peace and universdal love among humankind. This was the philosopher Mo Zi. As he travelled from state to state to spread his message of peace, Mo Zi stress the important of mutual respect,…
  • The Reflective Teacher: A Guide to Class Room Research – S$5.00 The Reflective Teacher: A Guide to Class Room Research – S$5.00
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