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Working with Secondary Students who have Language Difficulties - Mary Brent

Working with Secondary Students who have Language Difficulties

Paperback Published: 29th June 2005
ISBN: 9781843121916
Number Of Pages: 156

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Language is the foundation of everything that goes on at school and is critical for formal learning and to interact socially. This book represents a whole school approach that includes tips for: identifying pupils with language learning difficulties following the book's simply explained guidelines; helping pupils overcome stumbling blocks by using the book's practical classroom strategies; modifying the schools curriculum to best support pupils with language learning difficulties; and timesaving resources in photocopiable format.

Introduction; Part 1: The language learning disabled student; Language development and LLD - What goes wrong?; Characteristics of students with LLD; Adolescence and LLD - A potent mix; Social skills and language; Part 2: Teaching the language learning disabled student; Organisation for independence at school; Preteaching; Reading; Libraries and research; Skills across the curriculum; Writing; School and beyond - Skills to help in everyday life; Part 3: Modifying the curriculum; Framework for modifying curriculum; How to modify the amount of work; How to modify the complexity of tasks; How to modify tests, assessments and reports; References and futher reading; Appendix; Index

ISBN: 9781843121916
ISBN-10: 1843121913
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 156
Published: 29th June 2005
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 29.69 x 21.01  x 0.84
Weight (kg): 0.39
Edition Number: 1