9780132050661

From Reading to Writing 1

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  • ISBN13:

    9780132050661

  • ISBN10:

    0132050668

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/6/2010
  • Publisher: Pearson Education ESL
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Summary

If you have students who wish to build on their vocabulary acquisition skills, improve their academic writing skills, and become more confident and successful readers, From Reading to Writingis the ideal pedagogical tool. This four-level, researched-based course provides a complete sequence of high-interest, thematically connected activities that fully integrate reading and writing. Timeless themes engage students and allow for recycling of ideas and vocabulary, while engaging readings provide a springboard for writing activities. Features: Explicit reading and writingskill instruction guides students to become better learners. Contextualized writing modelsand carefully crafted exercises direct students through the writing process. Step-by-step process writingassignments with peer feedback, editing, and revising help students master common academic genres and rhetorical forms. Target corpus-based vocabularyfrom researched sources ensures that students learn the vocabulary they need most. ProofWriterTM,an online writing-assessment tool from ETS: Provides students with immediate individual feedback on Grammar, Usage, Style and Mechanics. Teachers can focus their feedback on higher-level writing skills. Online Teacher’s Manualsinclude answer keys and unit tests. Click on the links below for the other levels of From Reading to Writing: From Reading to Writing 1 From Reading to Writing 2 From Reading to Writing 4

Table of Contents

Unit One    Around the World

 

Chapter 1    Cultural Roles

Chapter 2    The Land of Smiles

 

 

Unit Two    A Special Animal

 

Chapter 3    Four Animals or One?

Chapter 4    The Beautiful Stranger

 

 

Unit Three    The Art and Science of Food

 

Chapter 5    Science in the Kitchen

Chapter 6    The Art of Food

 

 

Unit Four    Memory

 

Chapter 7    Memory Methods

Chapter 8    Smell, Memory, and Sales

 

 

Unit Five    Housing

 

Chapter 9    Cohousing

Chapter 10    The Micro-Compact Home

 

 

Unit Six    The Art of Medicine

 

Chapter 11    One Doctor, One Patient, Two Different Worlds

Chapter 12    An Artist and a Doctor

 

 

Unit Seven    The Working World

 

Chapter 13    Doing Business in the United Kingdom

Chapter 14    E-Mail: Terrific Tool or Time-Waster?

 

 

Unit Eight    What's Next?

 

Chapter 15    Is 50 the New 30, and 70 the New 50?

Chapter 16    Millennials in the Workforce

 

 

Grammar Reference

Punctuation and Capitalization

Editing Symbols

Target Vocabulary

 

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