An engaging book for advanced students and teachers, this conversation book includes 45 focused chapters, 1400 questions, over 500 proverbs and quotations. Created by a USC professor from class lessons for a small oral skills class for post-doc students, Compelling Conversations: Questions and Quotations on Timeless Topics encourages students to share experiences, reflect on their lives and world, and create satisfying conversations in English. Perfect for conversation classes, conversation clubs, and tutors. The website offers free chapter samples, invites contributions, and provides a selective collection of links.
Dolo Publications features Spanish, French, German, English/ESL and bilingual materials that blend language learning with the fine arts, especially music, literature, storytelling and theater. Materials for teachers/educators, parents, and children. Learning foreign languages should be fun.
Free lesson plans on using vivid verbs and writing with alliteration that go with an alliterated children's book called Thank You for the Thistle. It's about Great Aunt Nellie and Brent Bernard who watch with wild wonder at the wide window as the beautiful birds bite into the bountiful birdseed.