Language Teaching and Learning Materials

The Korean Wave. CALPER 2016
Susan Strauss, The Pennsylvania State University
Publication Type: PDF
2016

Audiences around the world are now enjoying media products of The Korean Wave, including the wide variety of K-Drama, movies, and K-Pop. K-Dramas are broadcast not only in South Korea, but also in Japan, China, Indonesia, the Philippines, Iran, Kuwait, UAE, all throughout North and South America, and parts of Africa, including Zimbabwe and Ghana.  K-Pop music has fan followers from small, rural villages to ultra... Read more

Korean Holidays. CALPER 2014
Susan Strauss, Penn State
Publication Type: PDF
2015

The units in the series "Korean Discourse and Genre" are designed to complement existing pedagogical materials for Korean. They contain authentic, media-based samples of actual language used in Korea by Koreans for specific interactional purposes: television programs (e.g., talk shows, reality shows, news, weather reports), radio programs, films, internet-based discourse (interviews, reviews, blogs, news items,... Read more

Victoria Hasko, University of Georgia
Publication Type: PDF
2015

This unit 'High Frequency Vocabulary - Emotion" by Victoria Hasko (University of Georgia) is part of a series of materials for intermediate and advanced learners of Russian developed by CALPER. The series focuses on areas of Russian language knowledge central to developing narrative proficiency, i.e. the ability to tell stories.

Tense and Aspect in Russian Narratives, CALPER Publications, 2014
Victoria Hasko, University of Georgia
Publication Type: PDF
2014

This unit on "Tense and Aspect in Narratives" by Victoria Hasko (University of Georgia) is part of a series of materials for intermediate and advanced learners of Russian developed by CALPER. The series focuses on areas of Russian language knowledge central to developing narrative proficiency, i.e. the ability to tell stories. An introduction to developing narrative proficiency has been published as "Advancing in... Read more