In this episode I’m beginning my series on exploring Common Ground: Second Language Acquisition Theory Goes to the Classroom by Florencia Henshaw and Maris Hawkins. There will be 5 episodes total between now and the end of October. Today we take a general look at why this book, why now, why I am such a fan.
Topics in the episode:
- Why this book? Why now?
- Why I’m a fan of Florencia Henshaw and Maris Hawkins.
- How the book is set up.
- What to look for in the upcoming episodes devoted to Common Ground.
- Making the discussion interactive on Twitter with Joshua (@wlcalssoom), Florencia Henshaw (@Prof_F_Henshaw) and Maris Hawkins (@Marishawkins).
Get your own copy of Common Ground. Hackett Publishing has generously offered a 25% discount when you use the code WLC2022. [Available through December 31, 2022].
**The 25% off discount code can be used for any book through the end of December, 2022. Hackett publishes several intermediate language-learning textbooks in Spanish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Latin, and Classical Greek. New releases include Cinema for French Conversation, Cinema for Spanish Conversation, and Les Français.
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