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Videos

 

Videos

Video list by level

ESL Reading: Plus Hour Videos (English)

ESL Reading: Plus Hour Videos (Spanish)

 

Plus Hour Written Materials

ESL Building and Resources and Humanities Building

Keys to Success

MEC Student Worksheets (5 units)

Off-Campus Resources

Reading and Study Skills

Organizing Your Binder

Three Types of Free Health Services

Time Management

Understanding Grades, Probation and Disqualification

Using the Health Center

Student Resources

Certificates and Transfer

Student Tips

Cover Pages for Plus Hour Video Units

Plus Hour Answer Key

 

 



ESL instructional links

Betsy Cassriel -Stories Worth Reading

Betsy Cassriel -Top Notch


Some of the textbooks currently used by the ESL department have a companion website that you might find helpful.
Please note that the exercises on these websites are not your lab assignments, unless your instructor especifically assigned them to you.
To go to it just click on the website address.

ESL-Grammar

Classes Textbook Name / Website address
Grammar Focus on Grammar 1
Grammar Focus on Grammar 2
Grammar Focus on Grammar 3
Grammar Focus on Grammar 4
Grammar Grammar Links 1
Grammar Grammar Links 2
Reading Read to Succeed 1
Reading Read to Succeed 2
Conversation World Link Intro
Conversation World Link Book 1
Conversation World Link Book 2
Writing Great Essays

Online Reference

 SBCC Eli Luria Library http://library.sbcc.edu/

Cambridge University Press Journals online

http://www.journals.cup.org

Encyclopedia Britannica

http://search.eb.com

INFOPLEASE

http://www.infoplease.com

NETLIBRARY

http://www.netlibrary.com

PROQUEST DIRECT

http://www.umi.com/pqdauto

Cambridge Dictionary http://dictionary.cambridge.org/
Merriam-Webster http://www.m-w.com/
MSN Encarta http://encarta.msn.com/

Suggestions for Listening Practice:

 Basic English Grammar  (CD)
 CNN Video: Development Composition  (CD)
 Concepts and Comments  (CD)
 English Discoveries  (CD)
 Focus on Grammar  (CD)
 Focus on Pronunciation  (CD)
 Issues for Today  (CD)
 Music Activities  (CD)
 Rosetta Stone  (CD)
 Quick English (General or Business)  (CD)
 Side by SIde  (CD)
 Stories Worth Reading  (CD & DVD)
 Top Notch TV: Fundamentals  (DVD)
 WorldLink  (CD & DVD)

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Available Software and Activities

Level Grammar Writing Reading
1
*Focus on Grammar – Basic (PC)
*Azar Interactive (as ref.)  (PC)
*typing papers
*bulletin boards
*Campus Pipeline
*E-mail use
*Mavis Beacon
*Spell-Deluxe
*Side by Side Videos
*Oxford Picture Dictionary CDs
*English Discoveries (Let's Start and disc 1)
*Outside of class assignments: museums
*Career Center
*Other Campus Services
*Educational/Vocational Programs
*Community Services Projects
2 *Focus on Grammar- Basic (PC)
*Peinado’s Program, Grammar To Go(PC)
*Azar Interactive (as ref.) (PC)
*typing papers
*bulletin boards
*Campus Pipeline
*E-mail use
*Mavis Beacon
*Spell-Deluxe
*Side by Side Videos
*Oxford Picture Dictionary CDs
*English Discoveries (discs 3 & 4)
*Outside of class assignments: museums
*Career Center
*Other Campus Services
*Educational/Vocational Programs
*Community Services Projects
3 *Focus on Grammar – Int. (PC)
*Azar interactive (as ref.) (PC)
*Peinado’s Program, Grammar To Go (PC)
*typing papers
*bulletin boards
*Campus Pipeline
*E-mail use
*Mavis Beacon
*Spell-Deluxe
*Quick English
*ESL Activities Website
*Outside of class assignments: museums
*Career Center
*Other Campus Services
*Educational/Vocational Programs
*L.R.C. Videos and other materials
*Community Services Projects
4 *Focus on Grammar Adv. Int. (PC)
*Peinado’s Program, Grammar To Go (PC)
*typing papers
*bulletin boards
*Campus Pipeline
*E-mail use
*Mavis Beacon
*Spell-Deluxe
*Quick English Business
*Videoms
*Outside of class assignments: museums
*Career Center
*Other Campus Services
*Educational/Vocational Programs
*L.R.C. Videos and other materials
*Community Services Projects
5 *Focus on Grammar Advance (PC)
*Grammar 3D (PC)
* typing papers
*bulletin boards
*Campus Pipeline
*E-mail use
*Mavis Beacon
*Spell-Deluxe
*Videoms
*Patricia Núñez Website
*Real Thing Video
*Outside of class assignments: museums
*Career Center
*Other Campus Services
*Educational/Vocational Programs
*L.R.C. Videos and other materials
*Community Services Projects



Companion Websites

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