Listening and Speaking Center

Listening and Speaking Center (LSC)

ESL 251/253 Support Workshop Sign-Up

  • To sign up for a support workshop, please check the schedule below and click on the
    "Sign up here!" link. 
  • Each support workshop has multiple sequenced sessions. When you sign up for a workshop, make sure that you can attend all its sessions.
  • Priority is given to ESL 251 and 253 students who have the instructor's recommendation.

 

Spring 17 ESL 251/253 Support Workshops 

 Online registration begins Week 2 Friday, 4/21. Sign up here ! 

 
Support Workshops for ESL 251 Students
  • The Presentation Skills Workshop consists of 5 connected sessions.
  • The Pronunciation Practice Workshop consists of 6 connected sessions.  
Dates Time Workshop Leader
Week 4 - Week 8 or 9
Mondays 5/1, 8, 15, 22, 6/5

12:30 - 13:20

Presentation Skills

Kanako
Tuesdays 5/2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 6/6

11:30 - 12:20

Pronunciation Practice Kanako
Wednesdays 5/3, 10, 17, 24, 31

12:30 - 13:20

Presentation Skills Kanako
Wednesdays 5/3, 10, 17, 24, 31, 6/7

13:30 - 14:20

Pronunciation Practice Kanako
Thursdays 5/4, 11, 18, 25, 6/1 11:30 - 12:20 Presentation Skills Kanako

  

Support Workshops for ESL 253 Students
  • Each of the ESL 253 Workshops consists of 5 connected sessions. 
Dates Time Workshop Leader
Week 4 - Week 8 or 9
Mondays   5/1, 8, 15, 22, 6/5

11:30 - 12:20

Perfect Tenses

Kanako
Tuesdays 5/2, 9, 16, 23, 30

12:30 - 13:20

Adjective Clause Kanako
Tuesdays 5/2, 9, 16, 23, 30

17:30 - 18:20

Adjective Clause Victoria
Thursdays 5/4, 11, 18, 25, 6/1

10:30 - 11:20

Sentence Variety Victoria
Thursdays 5/4, 11, 18, 25, 6/1 12:30 - 13:20 Perfect Tenses           Kanako

 

Workshop Content

Pronunciation Practice:

Stressed/unstressed syllables, reduced vowels, sentence stress, 
troublesome consonants (R and TH), final sounds, and linking
Presentation Skills: Structure, preparation, overcoming fear, and delivery techniques
Perfect Tenses: Simple past, present perfect, present perfect progressive, past perfect
Adjective Clause: Form, position, relative pronouns, and restrictive vs.
non-restrictive
Sentence Variety: Sentence types, conjunctions, punctuation, run-ons, and fragments

 



Listening and Speaking Center
Building: AT313 
Contact: Kanako Suda
Phone: 408.864.5385
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Last Updated: 4/21/17