Day: Saturday Time: 12:15-13:00 Room: SOCRATES (10th Floor)
Introducing the Critical Model into EFL Reading Classes
Is there such a thing as a neutral text? Of course not! We need to take reading beyond skimming, scanning, intensive and extensive to the next level and show our students how to read critically to understand the structural power behind the texts.
Keywords: Critical discourse, reading skills, power, texts, bias
Colin Michell is a teacher of English at a federal college in Fujairah, United Arab Emirates