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English in urban classrooms

Gunther R. Kress

English in urban classrooms

a multimodal perspective on teaching and learning

by Gunther R. Kress

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by RoutledgeFalmer in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Study and teaching (Secondary),
  • Training of,
  • Urban high schools,
  • Social aspects,
  • English teachers,
  • English language

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGunther Kress ... [et al.].
    ContributionsTaylor & Francis
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1631 .E59 2005
    The Physical Object
    Format[ressource e lectronique] :
    Pagination1 ressource en ligne (ci, 184 p.).
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25562454M
    ISBN 100203397304
    ISBN 109780203397305
    OCLC/WorldCa829246990

    Buy English in Urban Classrooms by Gunther Kress () from Boomerang Books, Australia's Online Independent Bookstore. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages: illustrations ; 26 cm. Contents: I. Theory and research. The lay of the land: old and new perspectives in language arts --Moving from correction to contrast: code-switching in diverse classrooms --Linguistic insights for the language arts classroom --Code-switching succeeds in teaching standard English.

      This book takes a fresh look at secondary urban English classrooms and at what happens when students and their teachers explore literature collaboratively. By closely examining what happens in English lessons, minute by minute, it reveals how literary texts function not as a valorised heritage to be transmitted, but as a resource for the studentsAuthor: John Yandell. Wheeler and Swords show K–6 teachers how to use code-switching and contrastive analysis to help students use prior knowledge to translate vernacular English into Standard English. Code-Switching: Teaching Standard English in Urban Classrooms - ReadWriteThink.

    Get this from a library! English in urban classrooms: a multimodal perspective on teaching and learning. [Gunther R Kress;] -- Learning & teaching English is shaped by policy, by institutions & by the social relations in the classroom. This text explores the spoken & written language of classrooms alongside other modes of. Victoria explains how to use e-books in the classroom, following her British Council seminar on the subject. 'Books are no more threatened by Kindle than stairs by elevators.' -- Stephen Fry. What are e-books? When I began researching e-books to choose for my school’s iPads, it soon became clear that they come in a wide variety of formats on a number of platforms.


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