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Learning and Teaching English through the Bible
Learning and Teaching English through the Bible

Learning and Teaching English through the Bible

A Pictorial Approach

RELIGION

256 Pages, 8.51 x 11.0

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $38.95 (US $38.95)

Publication Date: September 2012

ISBN 9780988068605

Rights: US

CELA Publishing (Sep 2012)

Price: $38.95
 
 

Overview

This unique resource teaches English (including ESL/EFL) within a Biblical context and in a pictorial format. It focuses on the top 1,000 most frequently used vocabulary words. It presents an overview of key pronunciation and grammatical concepts. At the same time, it teaches major parables, verses, narratives, and themes from Scripture. Also included are suggestions for classroom games, lessons and activities. This book is especially useful for: -English/ESL (English as a Second Language) students and teachers -Missionaries teaching ESL -Church personnel seeking to establish an ESL ministry -Parents who homeschool -Special Needs teachers -English/Bible teachers in public schools who are part of the Bible Literacy Project

Author Biography

MariAnne Dibbley has taught English/ESL for over 15 years in a variety of contexts, including university, middle school, and ESL school settings. In 1999, she established the California English Language Academy to teach ESL to the local community. During the school's ten years of operation, she frequently wrote her own curriculum. She has a Masters of Arts degree in Intercultural Communication from the University of California and is currently working on a PhD in Intercultural Education at Biola University.