The Language Teacher - Issue 32.12; December 2008

Volume: 32
Issue No. 12
Date of publication: December 2008
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The Language Teacher

Communicative competence and senior high school oral communication textbooks in Japan
by Fleur Ogura, ALT, Aichi Board of Education

Emotional scaffolding through editing conferences
by Joseph Falout, Nihon University

Book Reviews

Moving On With English: Discussion, Role Plays, Projects
by Margarete Wells, Kansai Gaidai University

Career Development Corner

Go your own way
by Stephen Pihlaja, The Open University

My Share

Using a modified version of the Vocabulary Knowledge Scale to aid vocabulary development
by Dale Brown, Nanzan University

A story in four grids
by Sonoko Tsuchiya, Tokyo Keizai University

Using a cloze exercise activity for reading comprehension
by Paul Howl, Asia University

Picture this holiday!
by Paul Wicking, Meijo University

TLT Wired

A scanner brighter: Scans, the literature review, and note taking
by Brian G. Rubrecht, Meiji University

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