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This is a listing of all of the ESL Library Books currently available for you to check out at the LMC Library. The books are listed by levels 1-6, with levels 1 and 2 being appropriate for beginning ESL students, 3 and 4 for intermediate ESL students, and levels 5 and 6 for advanced level ESL students.
Reading books that are suited for your level of English language proficiency is a super way to improve your overall English abilities, and summer is a perfect time to explore the books available for you to check out at the LMC Library!
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Meet with a tutor and ask about fall courses.
To our community:
The mission of the English for Multilingual Students (EMLS) Department at Los Medanos College (home of the English as a Second Language or ESL program) is to meet the diverse personal, educational, and career needs and goals of the multilingual multicultural English language learning community in East Contra Costa County and the international student population from abroad who choose to study at our college.
To our students:
We want to support your multilingual English language development by helping and challenging you to learn, practice, and be both sensitized and motivated to strategically use a range of communication and learning skills and strategies as well as a variety of Habits of Mind, which are intelligent behaviors or thinking dispositions, that have been shown to help students succeed and have been reported to be among the qualities and abilities that employers most want their employees to have.
Therefore, we weave these intelligent behaviors into our language and culture instruction to advance your ability to
By actively participating in our program and strengthening your Habits of Mind, you will
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