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Perspectives in language teaching in Nigeria

Conference on Language Teaching (1995 Abeokuta, Nigeria)

Perspectives in language teaching in Nigeria

papers from the Conference on Language Teaching

by Conference on Language Teaching (1995 Abeokuta, Nigeria)

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Published by Powerhouse Press and Publishers in [Abeokuta, Nigeria] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria
    • Subjects:
    • Philology -- Study and teaching -- Nigeria -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementorganised by the School of Languages, Federal College of Education, Abeokuta, December 1995 ; edited by D.A. Adeleke.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsAdeleke, D. A., Federal College of Education, Abeokuta (Nigeria). School of Languages.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsP57.N6 C66 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 241 p. ;
      Number of Pages241
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3998528M
      ISBN 109783374575
      LC Control Number2001345324
      OCLC/WorldCa54670287


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Purpose of RT in language teaching classrooms is to enhance students’ Perspectives in language teaching in Nigeria book listening, speaking, reading, and writing performances (Tsou, ). For example, Keehn, Harmon, and Shoho () suggested that students using RT can develop word decoding and cognition skills.

Language Acquisition and English Language Teaching. A number of learner corpora have been made available (see the list prepared by the Centre for English Corpus Linguistics, ) and most of them are corpora of written English. In Taiwan, to my knowledge, there are few learner corpora of written.

EFFECTIVE TEACHING OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE IN MULTICULTURAL L2 CLASSROOMS: THE NIGERIAN PERSPECTIVE Augustine Uka Nwanyanwu Department of English Studies, Faculty of Humanities, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria ABSTRACT: Effective teaching demands that we use all the facts available to us to impact Size: KB.

LANGUAGE EDUCATION IN NIGERIA: PROBLEMS AND PROSPECTS FOR NIGERIAN INDEGENOUS LANGUAGES Tiav T. Akase Department of Languages and Linguistics, Nasarawa State University, Keffi. Abstract Language education is the teaching and learning of foreign language or second language.

It is a branch of applied linguistics. Language. The State Of English Language Teaching And Learning In Nigeria: The history of the English language in Nigeria dates back to 16 th Century, long before missionary activities and colonial power.

Language Policies and Planning in Nigeria: Issues & Perspectives S.A. Dada Department Perspectives in language teaching in Nigeria book English, University of Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria.

To a country like Nigeria with over five hundred living languages, the relevance of language policies and planning, at least educationally, economically, politically and socially has never been in doubt.

There are papers on language teaching and learning, interference and intraference phenomena, language engineering (with focus on codification), communication disorders, and much more.

The third section contains sixteen (16) papers in the core areas of linguistics, including phonology, morphology and syntax of Nigerian languages. The politics of language is a very sensitive issue in Nigeria as language can hardly be detached from the apron strings of the people’s senses of identity and loyalty.

This paper examines the concept of language policy and planning in Nigeria and its implication for education in the minority languages, with emphasis on the languages of Cross.

This book covers key areas of Language, Literature and Education research. The contributions by the authors include art educators and teachers, innovative teaching, interactive education, native digital schoolchildren, visual art, Scientific literacy, academic intervention, physical education, speaking skills, educators’ teaching approaches, School Improvement Specialist Coaches Plus.

The first edition of Perspectives was published in and is available in the archive. This book is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial International License. Teaching & Learning Resources. These resources can be used to enhance teaching and learning with the Perspectives textbook.

We hope to enhance this. Language teaching approaches and methods have cast light on the language teaching theory and in language theories and in new psychological perspective on language learning), partly from practical experience, intuition, and inventiveness.

Therefore, to some degree, they represent a combination of language teaching beliefs, A Course Book. The position of the present writer is that English has the functional capacity of a national language in Nigeria. The language, though a colonial heritage, has become a major emblem of the Nigerian nation since independence.

Islam was brought into Nigeria in the fourteenth century. As the language of the Qur’an is Arabic, the missionaries embarked on the teaching of the language so as to bring the ‘infidels’ to the way of Allah via literacy.

Thus, the teaching of Qur’an became inseparably bound with the teaching of Arabic. A contemporary guide to language teaching, this book presents the latest developments and issues in the field of applied linguistics. Written by scholars with expertise in theoretical linguistics, literary and cultural studies, and education, the book encourages readers to examine their beliefs about language teaching and to compare these.

efficient if language learners gradually move from the external perspective, namely, language learning, to the internal perspective, namely, language acquisition through foreign language for professional purposes peer-learning.

Bibliography. Ahrens, A.; Zaščerinska, J.() Social Dimension of. Introduction: The State of the Art Currently, English has dominated the context of foreign language learning and teaching in Iran. English language is considered by many as the international language. Its acquisition can guarantee the availability of opportunities to employment, traveling, higher education, and even better life (Crystal, Language issues are often complex and controversial, particularly for many African countries where multiple languages are spoken.

This book explores the trends, challenges, and opportunities of publishing in African languages from national, regional, and international perspectives.

• Comparative and international perspectives: major trends in educational development in different parts of the world, the related challenges for forward planning; • New frameworks for planning: ‘new’ international commitments (such as Education for All, the.

Teachers’ and students’ perspectives on English language assessment in the secondary English Language Teaching (ELT) curriculum in Bangladesh. EDEM A thesis submitted to the College of Education of the University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand in partial fulfilment of the requirements of the Degree of Master of Education.

language and culture are very connected to each other, so language teacher should teach students culture of the source language to make sure that students will use the language in the right culture context.

teacher should also pay attention to the way his students look at teaching process. Donald Freeman examines how core ideas and practices in educating second language teachers relate to and differ from teacher education in other content areas.

He weaves together research in general and second language teacher education with accounts of experience and practice to examine how background knowledge is defined in language teaching. the English language and future of English language in Nigeria. The instrument was divided into four parts to cater for four variables.

Each part has five (5) questions four (4) of which were in a “yes”, “no”, and “not sure” scale – the fifth question in each part was open-ended, mainly to allow the respondents to express themselves. Teachers and parents, use picture books as mentor texts to teach perspective.

Stories like these help you model for your students and children that our perspectives and the perspectives of different characters, including the narrator, is how we see the world and the events in it. The perceptions and perspectives of English as a second language (ESL) of teachers on internet-assisted language teaching in Nigeria are examined in this study.

A total of ESL teachers in Nigeria, particularly from secondary schools in Enugu State, were chosen as respondents. Reading Culture in Nigeria - Smars The Journal of Publishing Culture April Reading Culture in Nigeria Lisa Smars Abstract This article discusses the reading culture in Nigeria.

It deals with issues such as colonial legacy, early reading cultures, languages dilemmas, educational problems and how to define a reading culture. Hinkel, E. What research on second language writing tells us and what it doesn't. In E. Hinkel (Ed.), Handbook of Research in Second Language Teaching and Learning Volume 2 (pp ).

New York:Routledge. [uncorrected proof]. an approach to the teaching of culture and language through the theoretical construct of the 3Ps (Products, Practices, Perspectives) (National Standards in Foreign Language Education Project, ), or content, combined with an inquiry teaching approach (pedagogy) utilizing digital.

International Perspectives On English Language Teacher Education. Download and Read online International Perspectives On English Language Teacher Education ebooks in PDF, epub, Tuebl Mobi, Kindle Book. Get Free International Perspectives On English Language Teacher Education Textbook and unlimited access to our library by created an account.

Fast Download speed and ads Free. In Nigeria, English is the official language. It is widely used for education, business transactions and for official purposes.

English as a first language, however, remains an exclusive preserve of a small minority of the country's urban elite, and is not spoken at all in some rural areas. Many religions are followed in Nigeria.

wider communication. Indeed, the existence of Nigeria as an entity is deeply rooted in the English language since it acts as a “cultural, political and linguistic bridge between the cultural North and the cultural South of the country” (Emenanjo 32).

English Language and Development in Nigeria. Download Alternative Perspectives In Assessing Children S Language And Literacy books, One of the realities of educational practice in the late 20th century is the increasing role of assessment, especially of children's oral and written language.

While there are many issues and problems surrounding this assessment, one problem that needs to be. Brumfit and Carter: benefits of integrating the teaching of literature and language In Literature and Language Teaching (), Brumfit and Carter support the use of literary texts for teaching and learning a language because they help students learn that same language.

Language education – the process and practice of teaching a second or foreign language – is primarily a branch of applied linguistics, but can be an interdisciplinary field.

There are four main learning categories for language education: communicative competencies, proficiencies, cross-cultural experiences, and multiple literacies.

Introduce the book Seven Blind Mice by telling students that it shows the perspective of seven different characters. Explain that they will first take apart (deconstruct) the story and sketch it from each character’s perspective and then put together all of their images and.

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English language teachers have a wide array of teaching resources available online, Teodora POPESCU which are extremely fun and enjoyed by the students, especially primary school. Historical Perspective: There were three fundamentally distinct education systems in Nigeria in the indigenous system, Quranic schools, and formal European-style education institutions.

In the rural areas where the majority lived, children learned the skills of farming and other work, as well as the duties of adulthood, from participation in. The Hausa language is the best known Chadic language in Nigeria; though there is a paucity of statistics on native speakers in Nigeria, the language is spoken by 24 million people in West Africa and is the second language of 15 million more.

Hausa has therefore emerged as lingua franca throughout much of West Africa, and the Sahel in particular. The language is spoken primarily amongst.

language teaching in Nigeria. It is hoped that ultimately, this research work will help advance the course of learning English to improve proficiency among users of the language in Nigeria.

The study also may set a basis for highlighting and expanding views on the danger of declining proficiency in the use of English in Nigeria. It is. But when teaching starts in the teachers’ and learners’ home language, the experience is more natural and less stressful for all.

As a result, the teacher can be more creative and innovative in designing teaching/learning materials and approaches, leading to improved learning outcomes.

Teachers adopted culturally responsive teaching practices that incorporated the cultures, languages, perspectives, and experiences of diverse students into curriculum and instruction.Communicative language teaching began in Britain in the s.

It was used to replace the earlier structural method, called Situational Language Teaching (Orwig, ). The goal of communicative language teaching is to teach real-life communication skills.

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