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Teaching English in wartime

Neal Miller Cross

Teaching English in wartime

a brief guide to classroom practice

by Neal Miller Cross

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Published by The National Council of Teachers of English in [Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- Study and teaching.,
  • English language -- Study and teaching.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover-title.

    Statement[by] Neal Cross, with the assistance of Rachel Salisbury, Lou La Brant, and Helene Hartley ...
    SeriesPamphlet publication of the National Council of Teachers of English., No. 4
    ContributionsSalisbury, Rachel, 1895- joint author., La Brant, Lou Le Vanche, 1893- joint author., Hartley, Helene Willey, Mrs., 1893-1963, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR35 .C66
    The Physical Object
    Pagination14, [1] p.
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6465895M
    LC Control Number44004817
    OCLC/WorldCa25922928

      Language Recycling. An acquired language needs to be repeated in a various number of guises before it can be actively used by the student. Studies have shown that new linguistic functions need to be repeated at least six times before most learners can consider the new piece of language theirs. After six repetitions, the newly-acquired language skills are usually still only passively activated. After the lesson, you provide students and their parents with a brief summary in English of the lesson. Parents typically wish to book many months of lessons upfront. Though you set your own availability and schedule, teachers with consistent availability to teach in the same time slots week to .

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      In World War II in the U.S. the rationing body was the War Production Board and newspaper database searches for this phrase and "paper shortage" bring up several interesting items. Since I collect juvenile series books, it is not uncommon to see a Grosset & Dunlap book featuring a "Wartime Conditions" notice on the title page or dust jacket. As prime minister of Great Britain during World War II, Churchill gave powerful speeches and famously resisted tyranny. He is largely credited with Britain’s decision to ally with the United States and the Soviet Union--a strategy that helped end the war.


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Teaching the Book. InJoey, a beautiful bay-red horse with a distinctive cross on his nose, is sold to the army and thrust into the midst of World War I on the Western Front. Told from the point of view of a brave war horse, this award-winning book provides opportunities to teach historical fiction, summarizing, and domain-specific.

Essential reading on the timeless and terrifying topic of war, these are the novels that teach us the cost and sacrifice of conflict and remind us why, in a time when a tweet appears capable of.Markus Zusak’s The Book Thief is not your average young adult novel. Do not be fooled by the novel’s having a young girl as its protagonist; The Book Thief deals directly with the immediate effects and aftermath of World War II and the Holocaust, and it does so in a way unlike any other Holocaust-era text.

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During the school year John served as a teaching fellow for the National World War I Museum.