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Giving Campus Tours in English
Do you know how to say “Office of General Affairs” in English? And what does “Janitorial Section” mean? How can you give a campus tour when there are foreign guests visiting your school?
Now that Taiwan is part of the WTO and there are more and more cultural exchanges between countries, this book will help teachers and students introduce their school to foreign guests when there are foreign visitors.
The book is divided into 5 chapters: introduction, campus tour, educational philosophy, school life, and school specialties. Each chapter includes 2-3 dialogues, mimicking those that might occur between you and your foreign guests. The chapters also goes into detail explaining some of the vocabulary and phrases, and provides sentence patterns for further practice. American educational pamphlet introduces a little bit about the American school campus and exposes students to the American culture. The appendix provides vocabulary in school and education.
Language is a tool of communication. English learning has opened the door to the world and can help us present ourselves to others. Come, enjoy a campus tour!
☆ 5 paragraphs on American education—helps understand American campus culture
☆ 11 dialogues that mimic conversation with foreign guests
☆ 69 sentence patterns
☆ 250 commonly used vocabulary and phrases
☆ 40 questions to help find out what you have learned
☆ Special appendix that includes vocabulary for school and education
About the Author :
- Peggy Huang
- Part-time Associate Professor, Taipei Municipal University of Education
- Ph.D. Program in English Teaching, Graduate School of English, Tamkang University
- M.A. University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA)
Sophia Yang ‧ Jeff Lee Hockett ‧ Bonnie Chen
Chapter 1 Introduction
A. General Background Information
B. Class Routine
Chapter 2 The Campus Tour
A. Campus Facilities
B. Computer & Audio-Visual Classrooms
Chapter 3 Educational Philosophy
A. Classroom Arrangement
B. Curriculum Development
Chapter 4 School Life
A. School Anniversary
B. Community Service and Clubs
Chapter 5 School Specialties
A. English Language Education
B. Special Resource Classes and Gifted Classes