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Using Authentic Curriculum and Materials

Step 2: Reflect on this research and your practice

"Collaborating with Students to Build Curriculum That Incorporates Real-Life Materials." Charissa Ahlstrom, Focus on Basics, Volume 6, Issue C, September 2003.

This article provides practical application of Freirean theory to an ESOL classroom. The author describes her approach to curriculum development as social and contextual. The author describes how she develops curriculum with her students.

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