From Reading to Writing 1

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2010-01-06
  • Publisher: Pearson Education ESL
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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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