The Vital Approach - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780080177007, 9781483187136

The Vital Approach

2nd Edition

Comment on the Teaching of English to Pupils between the Ages of 8 and 15

Authors: Donald Mattam
eBook ISBN: 9781483187136
Imprint: Pergamon
Published Date: 1st January 1973
Page Count: 162
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The Vital Approach, Second Edition: Comment on the Teaching of English to Pupils between the Ages of 8 and 15 focuses on the educational methods, principles, and techniques employed in the teaching of English to children.

The book first explains "the vital approach", written expression, mechanics of English, and oral expression, including the use of mechanical aids to oral English, focus on spelling, communication, creative work, and record. The text then covers poetry lesson, drama in the classroom, and reading for pleasure. Topics include recommended fiction, some suggestions for work in drama, suggestions for poetry lessons, choice of material, and verse composition. The manuscript explores reading for information and school broadcast, films, and examinations, as well as factual reading materials suitable for simple "research" by pupils.

The publication is a dependable source material for teachers and students interested in the methods and principles employed in the teaching of English to children.

Table of Contents


Preface to the Second Edition

Acknowledgements

1. "The Vital Approach"

Appendix

2. Written Expression

Appendix

3. The Mechanics of English

Appendix

4. Oral Expression

Appendix

5. The Poetry Lesson

Appendix

6. Drama in the Classroom

Appendix

7. Reading for Pleasure

Appendix

8. Reading for Information

Appendix

9. School Broadcasts, Films, Examinations

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No. of pages:
162
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Pergamon 1973
Published:
Imprint:
Pergamon
eBook ISBN:
9781483187136

About the Author

Donald Mattam

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