English Oral Communication 1 is a course to develop English fluency through natural conversations. Students will work towards having English only dialogue.
Using the textbook, Nice Talking With You, Text 1 by Tom Kenny & Linda Woo, students will get the opportunity to improve their English fluency by doing the following:
1. Increase vocabulary.
2. Teach important phrases.
3. Provide many chances for speaking with other students in English-only.
4. Teach a variety of conversation strategies that will extend the length and substance.
Each unit will be covered over 2 class periods.
The course will cover 12 units over term 1 & 2. At the end of each term there will be English-only conversation evaluations.
Students will be able to have conversations in English-only on the 12 topics in the textbook. Ranging from 2-4 minutes.
Use all vocabulary and phrases in a natural context.
Students are expected to bring all class materials to each class.
Speak as much English as possible.
To practice and learn the vocabulary and phrases presented in each unit.
Before each class students must finish all homework and come prepared to begin.
Every second week there will be quizzes therefore students should study the vocabulary given in the previous lesson.
Class Materials for each class:
|教科書||『Nice Talking With You， Text 1』 Tom Kenny & Linda Woo Cambridge University Press 2012
The textbook needs to be purchased by every student.
Student must bring to each class as the course content requires that all students have their individual books.
Supplemental material will be provided by instructor.
Class Participation and Attitude 15%
Quizzes (6) 60%
Final Evaluation 25%
|1||Welcome to English Oral Communication.: Course Orientation||
|2||Unit 1 Self-Introductions||
|3||Quiz 1 + Wrap Up Activities||
|4||Unit 2 Family:||
|5||Quiz 2 + Wrap Up Activities||
|6||Unit 3 Shopping:||
|7||Quiz 3 + Wrap Up Activities||
|8||Unit 4 Food:||
|9||Quiz 4 + Wrap Up Activities||
|10||Unit 5 Music:||
|11||Quiz 5 + Wrap Up Activities||
|12||Unit 6 Free Time:||
|13||Quiz 6 + Wrap Up Activities||
|14||Review & Final Evaluation||
|15||Term Conclusion Activities||