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.
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.
- understanding reading
- the reading needs of EFL/ESL students
- program planning for reading
- texts for reading
- suggested reading activities and assessment.
Dr. Sheilagh Kelly, School of Adult Education, UTS.