Helps beginning ESL students develop and practice the language skills they need to communicate effectively on the job.
Conversations for Work
connects the classroom to the workplace.
- Thematic approach introduces students to the culture of the American workplace and illustrates the qualities students need to be successful at work
- Conversations are designed to set a context for vocabulary as well as to share information on culture and customs
- Lessons give students the framework for transferring and customizing materials to their own work situations
- Topics presented are: People and Places at Work, Time and Work, Job Safety, and Working Together
Emphasizes oral skills and conversation