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14th March 1997 at 00:00
MODERN LANGUAGES Working With Your Foreign Language Assistant. By Robin Page. The latest in the Concepts series of handbooks for language teachers published jointly with the Association for Language Learning, this book offers advice to heads of modern languages on how to make the best of the time and skills of their foreign language assistants. Induction and continuing training are covered and practical suggestions provided for activities in which assistants can be involved. Pounds 7.99. Mary Glasgow Publications.

Aiming High: Approaches to Teaching A Level. This book brings together contributions from speakers at a Centre for Information on Language Teaching and Research (CILT) conference on bridging the gap between GCSE and A-level; planning A-level topics to achieve continuity; communicating culture - approaches to teaching about German re-unification and high attainers. Pounds 7.95. CILT, 20 Bedfordbury, London WC2N 4LB.

Lesereise 3. The third pack in the German series has 15 differentiated readers and a teacher's guide to support the new GCSE syllabuses and Standard Grade. The fiction and non-fiction books are aimed at a variety of abilities and each reader has an activity page. Pounds 90. Mary Glasgow Publications.

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