Jane Willis: award winning writer, speaker and consultant on English language teaching

Some useful articles:

One of the best short introductions to TBL is a paper by Richard Frost on the BBC/British Council site teachingEnglish.

The Macmillan site, Onstopenglish has two papers on to TBL one by Scott Thornbury and Philip Kerr and the other by Tim Bowen. These offer a short very readable introduction to the approach.

There is a more detailed discussion on the Council of Europe site, www.youth knowledge. This has a very useful introductory article in Chapter 2. Unfortunately the task given as an example here may be a bit ambitious for most classrooms. But there are very good examples of tasks inĀ  Chapter