The Tapestry of Language Learning: The Individual in the Communicative Classroom

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Language(s): American English

Authors : Robin C. Scarcella; Rebecca L. Oxford


228 Pages  Paperback 

1st Edition

©1992 , Published

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This teacher resource book weaves together language learning strategies, learning styles, theme- and task-based instruction, and the relatedness of skills. By using the metaphor of a woven tapestry, this book shows how language learning is created and controlled by the learner with input from many ...more


Holistic, comprehensive communicative approach.

Promotes theme- and task-based instruction.

Emphasizes students' learning styles, strategies, and cultural backgrounds.

Relates language learning process to explicit suggestions.

Links student learning styles and strategies with content.

Emphasize ...more