|Author:||Jill Hadfield; Charles Hadfield|
|Publisher:||Oxford University Press|
|Details:||Paperback; 72 pages; Pub. 2001|
This book contains 30 activities at elementary level, complete with ideas for boardwork and pictures teachers can copy. All the activities are simple and adaptable. They are particularly well-suited to teachers who teach privately and have few resources apart from a board, paper, and pens.
This book is part of the Oxford Basics series featuring Simple Listening Activities, Simple Speaking Activities, Simple Reading Activities. Each book focuses on a different skill and all four together complement each other.
The books are organized into 30 useful topic areas:
- Greetings and introductions
- The alphabet
- Telling the time
- Personal information
- Locating objects
- Parts of the body
- Describing people
- In town
- In the market
- Food and drink
- Leisure activities
- Daily routines
- Describing actions 1
- Describing actions 2
Each book has the same format with units clearly laid out in the form of an actual lesson plan giving ideas for activities, checking comprehension, pronunciation points and follow-up activities. They have easy to copy pictures and a variety of exercises for each unit.
A useful book for the newly qualified teacher working with elementary learners.