Focus on reading
Susan Hood, Anne Burns and Nicky Solomon
Thumbnail of Focus on Reading Focus on reading is designed to help teachers develop the reading strategies of their learners. It covers both the theory and practice of teaching reading.

Chapters include:
  • understanding reading
  • the reading needs of EFL/ESL students
  • program planning for reading
  • texts for reading
  • suggested reading activities and assessment.
The book has a wide market in the field of adult language and literacy teaching and ... should be welcomed in many professional development and higher education programs across the country. It is also relevent as an introductory text for other post graduate courses for students who do not have a background in literacy theory.
Dr. Sheilagh Kelly, School of Adult Education, UTS.