ESL & School of Modern Languages Lab

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E. Faculty Resources

 Available Software

SOML Software ESL Software

Title # of Copies TITLE # of Copies
ASL- The American Sign Language Phrase Book 2 ESL - Concepts for Today 1
 ASL-Dictionary 2  ESL - English Discoveries Basic 2 9
ASL-Language Learning 1 ESL - American Heritage Dictionary 4
ASL - Vocab, Grammar, Sentences 1  ESL - Azar Interactive 11
CHN-Cyber Chinese 15 ESL - Development Composition CNN Video 7
CHN-Integrated Chinese CD 1-4 16 ESL - English Discoveries Basic 1 9
FR-BRAVO CD 1-8 33 ESL - English Discoveries Basic 3 9
FR-Deux Mondes 17  ESL - English Discoveries Let's Start 9
FR-Deux Mondes Sound Files 4th Ed. 1 ESL - English Interactive 10
 FR-Mais Oui! CD 1 10  ES - Focus on Grammar Advanced 9
FR-Mais Oui! CD 2 10 ESL - Focus on Grammar Basic 29
 FR-Mais Oui! CD 3 10  ESL - Focus on Grammar High Intermediate 22
FR-Mais Oui! CD 4 10 ESL - Focus on Grammar Intermediate 9
 FR-Mais Oui! CD 5 10 ESL - Grammar 3D 25
FR-Rosetta Stone French 6 ESL - Grammar TO GO 2
GER- Deutsch Heute Multimedia CD-RO 4 ESL - Issues for Today 7
GER-Kontakte 10 ESL - Newbury Dictionary and CD-R 1
HEB-Hebrew 7  ESL - Oxford Picture Dictionary 30
ITL-Parliamo Italiano Now! 4 ESL - Pronunciation Power 5
ITL-Parliamo Italiano Version 2. 10 ESL - Quick English 26
ITL-Parliamo Italiano Version 3.0 15 ESL - Quick English Business 27
JP-Blackbelt 5 ESL - Rosetta Stone English 12
JP-Kanakun 4 ESL - Side by Side 19
 LAT-Latin Now 5  ESL - Spellbound 3
SP-Avance 9 ESL - Spell It! Deluxe 2
SP-Courseware International Spanish 3 ESL - Stories worth Reading 1 3
SP-Dimelo Tu 4th ed. 4 ESL - Stories worth Reading 2 2
SP-Dimelo Tu 5th ed. 26 ESL - Word Smart 3
SP-Dimelo Tu Audio for Tests 4 ESL - Writer's Resources 4
SP-Intermediate Spanish 8th ed.. 15    
SP- Mundo 21 10    

Computer Lab Software and Activities list for ESL classes

The following is a list of computer lab software holdings and suggested activities that may be used as part of the + 1.5 lab hour requirement. You may use software from a lower level to supplement your course but not from a higher level. Your input is important! Let the lab coordinator know what you think of the software feel free to suggest new software that you think might be a good addition to the lab. Test your students on lab assignments. You can incorporate lab material on your regular tests.

Software and Activities for +1.5 lab hour
Level Writing Reading
1 *typing papers
*bulletin boards
*Campus Pipeline
*E-mail use
*Mavis Beacon
*Spell-Deluxe
*Side by Side Videos
*Oxford Picture Dictionary CDs
*English Discoveries (Let's Start and disc 1)
*Outside of class assignments: museums
*Career Center
*Other Campus Services
*Educational/Vocational Programs
*Community Services Projects
2 *typing papers
*bulletin boards
*Campus Pipeline
*E-mail use
*Mavis Beacon
*Spell-Deluxe
*Side by Side Videos
*Oxford Picture Dictionary CDs
*Robin Goodnough's Website
*English Discoveries (discs 3 & 4)
*Outside of class assignments: museums
*Career Center
*Other Campus Services
*Educational/Vocational Programs
*Community Services Projects
3 *typing papers
*bulletin boards
*Campus Pipeline
*E-mail use
*Mavis Beacon
*Spell-Deluxe
*Quick English
*ESL Activities Website
*Outside of class assignments: museums
*Career Center
*Other Campus Services
*Educational/Vocational Programs
*L.R.C. Videos and other materials
*Community Services Projects
4 *typing papers
*bulletin boards
*Campus Pipeline
*E-mail use
*Mavis Beacon
*Spell-Deluxe
*Quick English Business
*Videoms
*Outside of class assignments: museums
*Career Center
*Other Campus Services
*Educational/Vocational Programs
*L.R.C. Videos and other materials
*Community Services Projects
5 * typing papers
*bulletin boards
*Campus Pipeline
*E-mail use
*Mavis Beacon
*Spell-Deluxe
*Videoms
*Patricia Núñez Website
*Real Thing Video
*Outside of class assignments: museums
*Career Center
*Other Campus Services
*Educational/Vocational Programs
*L.R.C. Videos and other materials
*Community Services Projects

Suggestions for Listening Practice:


Basic English Grammar  (CD)
CNN Video: Development Composition  (CD)
Concepts and Comments  (CD)
English Discoveries  (CD)
Focus on Grammar  (CD)
Focus on Pronunciation  (CD)
Issues for Today  (CD)
Music Activities  (CD)
Rosetta Stone  (CD)
Quick English (General or Business)  (CD)
Side by Side  (CD)
Stories Worth Reading  (CD & DVD)
Top Notch TV: Fundamentals  (DVD)
Worldlink  (CD & DVD)

M = Macintosh format
PC= PC format
ESL 20- Please recommend this multi-level computer and writing skills short course to your students.

Available Software

ESL Activities list


 Language Lab Reservations

All lab reservations are done in person at the front desk of the Language lab.  You may request a reservation for the PC or Mac computer lab depending on the availability and time of day.

-ESL and SoML Faculty can bring their class in up to 5 times per semester.  If more class time in the lab is needed please contact Alexander Torres or one of the Faculty lab Coordinators (Marit Ter Mate-Martinsen for ESL, or Sonia Zuniga-Lomeli for SoML).

-All other departments can request to bring their class in up to 2 times per semester.

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