Social/Emotional Dialogues for ESL and ABE Students promotes lively, interactive discussion, reading, writing, speaking, listening, and sharing experiences. It's designed for high school and adult populations. 92 pages contain 10 dialogues with topics and vocab that are currently on the news in the world today. The grammar spotlights essential communication skills. You may mix and match the grammar skills as you so choose. There is a good combination of repetition and introduction of new skills which help to build up and reinforce the learning of English. This workbook can be used for filling in gaps, changing the pace of a dreary class, and creating a cohesive classroom environment. The dialogues contain some serious topics with a bit of humor interspersed. It is chock full of empathetic and compassionate language, helping learners to relate to one another and express their personal life experiences.
The writing component is structured in slightly different ways. There is usually a skeletal framework for students to fill in and create their own stories. Some have some color-coding to assist with the pronoun matching.
Suggested use for ELLs is for stronger level 2s on up.
If you like Delightful Dialogues for Adult ESL Students, you will enjoy adding this to your go-to resource library.