Interactions Two

Author: Lida R. Baker
Publisher: McGraw-Hill College
ISBN: 0072313951
Release Date: 2002-10-01
Genre: Foreign Language Study

An ESL/EFL book designed to prepare students for academic content. Combines communicative activities with skill-building exercises in listening, speaking, reading, wrtiting and grammar to boost students' academic success.

Mosaic Level 1 Listening Speaking Student Book

Author: Jami Hanreddy
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
ISBN: 0077595203
Release Date: 2012-12-15
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Interactions/Mosaic, 6th edition prepares students for college life through modern content, intensive vocabulary development, and online homework. Mosaic Level 1 Listening/Speaking Student Book, 6th edition includes 10 chapters (3 brand new for this edition) and teaches the skills and vocabulary that students need for success in university courses.

Real Talk 1

Author: Lida Baker
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
ISBN: 0136074936
Release Date: 2008-03-20
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Real Talk 1 , by Lida Baker and Judith Tanka, helps intermediate to high-intermediate students break away from the classroom and enter the world of authentic English. Each of the book’s eight thematic chapters has four parts: In Person, On the Phone, On the Air, and In Class. The listening segments expose students to spontaneous face-to-face conversations, phone conversations and pre-recorded messages, radio broadcasts, and academic lectures. Listen to sample audio from Real Talk 1 (samples are in .mp3 format): In Person: Chapter 3: Marrying Someone Different (2:13) On the Phone: Chapter 6: Calling a Pharmacy (2:31) On the Air: Chapter 8: Radio Interview – Lying (2:47) In Class: Chapter 4: Lecture – Rap Music (abridged for sample) (2:10) (Radio interview reproduced with permission of CBC.) Features Experience authentic language features such as hesitation, interruption, and interjection. Vocabulary exercises prepare students to discuss specific topics. Listening strategies give students tools for personal and academic success. Note-taking and outlining practice prepare students for university and college-level listening. Speaking activities such as role plays, presentations, and debates reinforce the use of authentic English. All these features address the new emphasis on listening and speaking skills in current standardized tests. For high-intermediate to advanced students, see Real Talk 2.

Interactions Level 2 Reading Student Book

Author: Pamela Hartmann
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
ISBN: 0077595106
Release Date: 2013-01-18
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Interactions/Mosaic, 6th edition prepares students for college life through intensive skill development, extensive vocabulary work, and modern content. Interactions Level 2 Reading Student Book, 6th ed includes 10 chapters (3 brand new for this edition) and teaches the skills and vocabulary that students need for success in university courses.

Mosaic 1

Author: Jami Ferrer-Hanreddy
Publisher:
ISBN: 0071180176
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Conservation

Interactions Mosaic 4th Edition is the newly expanded five-level, four-skill comprehensive ESL/ELT series for academic students. The new edition, for beginners to advanced learners, incorporates interactive and communicative activities while still focusing on skill building to prepare students for academic content. Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking, as well as Grammar are thoroughly presented in each strand. High-interest themes are integrated across all skill strands and levels. Language proficiencies as well are articulated from level to level. New Features: 1. Global activities are suitable for ESL/ELT monolingual or multilingual classrooms 2. New design, content, audio programs, photos, and illustrations reinforce skill-building exercises. 3. Placement tests and chapter quizzes are included in each Instructor's Manual. 4. User-friendly instructions, complete scope and sequence, and consistent chapter structure offer greater flexibility in lesson planning. 5. 5 new videos, one per level, immerse students in authentic language. Program Components: Student Texts Instructor's Manuals Audio Programs for L/S and Reading (Audiocassettes/CDs) L/S Assessment Audiocassettes and CDs Reading Student Audio CDs Program CD/ROM Video Demo Audiocassette Student Book The Student Books of the new 4th edition of Interactions Mosaic have completely updated photos and illustrations and sport a new design. Global activities are suitable for ESL and ELT monolingual or multilingual classrooms. User-friendly instructions appeal to both instructor and student. A complete scope and sequence is presented at the beginning of each book. Consistent chapter structure creates greater flexibility in lesson planning. Mosaic 1 (Intermediate High Intermediate) Listening/Speaking Scope and Sequence: Listening Strategies, Language Functions, Speaking Tasks, Focus on Testing, Lecture Topics, Video Topics Chapter Structure: 1. In This Chapter gives students a preview of the upcoming material. 2. Did You Know? offers a variety of interesting facts to spark students' interest in the topic. 3. Part 1 Getting Started activates students' prior knowledge through prelistening questions and a vocabulary preview. 4. Note-Taking Strategies include identifying pros and cons, identifying time and sequence words, outlining, organizing information in chronological order, and listening for signal words, paraphrases, summaries, and digressions. 5. Talk It Over offers a variety of speaking activities, including role-plays, interviews, presentations, small-group discussions, and pairwork. 6. Language Function Practice takes students from identifying and understanding functional language to using it in everyday and academic settings (i.e., requesting clarification, divulging information, making generalizations, etc.). 7. Groupwork maximizes opportunities for discussion and negotiation. 8. Learning Strategies include listening to paraphrase and summarize, to make predictions, and listening for analogies and for appropriate expressions and intonation, etc. 9. Before You Listen prepares students for the lecture by having them consider and discuss the topic and predict main ideas of the lecture. 10. Listen guides students to listen for both main ideas and specific information in lectures. 11. Focus on Testing practices test-taking strategies vital for success on standardized tests. 12. Video News Broadcasts immerse students in authentic language, complete with scaffolding and follow-up activities to reinforce listening and speaking skills. (Refer to ISBN 0-07-232958-0 for Video) Chapter Themes (12): New Challenges Looking and Learning Relationships Health and Leisure High Tech, Low Tech Money Matters Remarkable Individuals Creativity Human Behavior Crime and Punishment The Physical Wor

Mosaic Level 2 Reading Student Book

Author: Brenda Wegmann
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
ISBN: 0073258490
Release Date: 2006-12-13
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Interactions/Mosaic Silver Edition is a fully integrated academic skills series that combines the best of print with the convenience of digital delivery. Language proficiencies are articulated from the beginning through advanced levels within each of the four language-skill strands. Chapter themes articulate across the four strands to systematically recycle content, vocabulary and grammar.

Interactions Level 2 Reading Student Book

Author: Pamela Hartmann
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
ISBN: 007340635X
Release Date: 2006-10-31
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Interactions/Mosaic Silver Edition is a fully integrated academic skills series that combines the best of print with the convenience of digital delivery. Language proficiencies are articulated from the beginning through advanced levels within each of the four language-skill strands. Chapter themes articulate across the four strands to systematically recycle content, vocabulary and grammar.

Final Draft Level 4 Student s Book

Author: Wendy Asplin
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107495571
Release Date: 2015-09-23
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Academic writing is difficult, and Final Draft gives students all the tools they need. Writing skills and in-depth analysis of models set the stage for development. Corpus-based vocabulary, collocations, and phrases, as well as detailed information on the grammar of writing, prepare your learners for college writing courses. Students learn to avoid plagiarism in every chapter of every level. This dedicated, long-term focus on plagiarism avoidance helps ensure that these students are able to use sources and highlight their own thoughts.

Interactions Level 2 Listening Speaking Student Book

Author: Judith Tanka
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
ISBN: 007759519X
Release Date: 2012-12-15
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Interactions/Mosaic, 6th edition prepares students for college life through intensive skill development, extensive vocabulary work, and modern content. Interactions Level 2 Listening/Speaking Student Book, 6th edition includes 10 chapters (3 brand new for this edition) and teaches the skills and vocabulary that students need for success in university courses.

Keep Talking

Author: Friederike Klippel
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521278713
Release Date: 1984
Genre: Foreign Language Study

This practical book contains over 100 different speaking exercises, including interviews, guessing games, problem solving, role play and story telling with accompanying photocopiable worksheets.

Focus on Pronunciation

Author: Linda Lane
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
ISBN: 0132314932
Release Date: 2012-08
Genre: Foreign Language Study

"The new edition of Focus on Pronunciation gives beginning to high-beginning students the tools, tips, and techniques they need to speak clearly, accurately, and fluently. All aspects of pronunciation are included -- consonants, vowels, stress, rhythm, and intonation. The variety of activities and flexible, accessible style make learning fun. Features: Presentation sections feature clear explanations and diagrams. Focused Practice sections build accuracy with high-interest listening and speaking tasks and engaging games. Communication Practice sections integrate pronunciation and fluency with practice in a communicative thematic context. Natural English boxes illustrate how to speak English more naturally and fluently. Extended Practice sections encourage continued accuracy and fluency practice outside of class. The CD in the back of the book provides MP3 audio for the Extended Practice sections. Classroom Audio CDs provide the complete audio program"--Publisher's website.

Mosaic 2

Author: Brenda Wegmann
Publisher: McGraw-Hill College
ISBN: 0072329645
Release Date: 2001-09-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Interactions Mosaic 4th Edition is the newly expanded five-level, four-skill comprehensive ESL/ELT series for academic students. The new edition, for beginners to advanced learners, incorporates interactive and communicative activities while still focusing on skill building to prepare students for academic content.Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking, as well as Grammar are thoroughly presented in each strand. High-interest themes are integrated across all skill strands and levels. Language proficiencies as well are articulated from level to level.New Features:1. Global activities are suitable for ESL/ELT monolingual or multilingual classrooms2. New design, content, audio programs, photos, and illustrations reinforce skill-building exercises.3. Placement tests and chapter quizzes are included in each Instructor's Manual.4. User-friendly instructions, complete scope and sequence, and consistent chapter structure offer greater flexibility in lesson planning.5. 5 new videos, one per level, immerse students in authentic language.Program Components:Student TextsInstructor's ManualsAudio Programs for L/S and Reading (Audiocassettes/CDs)L/S Assessment Audiocassettes and CDsReading Student Audio CDsProgram CD/ROMVideoDemo AudiocassetteStudent BookThe Student Books of the new 4th edition of Interactions Mosaic have completely updated photos and illustrations and sport a new design. Global activities are suitable for ESL and ELT monolingual or multilingual classrooms.User-friendly instructions appeal to both instructor and student. A complete scope and sequence is presented at the beginning of each book. Consistent chapter structure creates greater flexibility in lesson planning.Mosaic 2 (High Intermediate - Low Advanced) ReadingScope and Sequence: Reading Type, Vocabulary Development, Reading Skills, Focus on Testing/Timed Reading, Video TopicsChapter Structure:1. In This Chapter gives students a preview of the upcoming material.2. Introduction to Readings builds background knowledge by giving students information on the writer and the source.3. Varied Genres include formal and informal essays, biographies, speeches, interviews, stories, and poetry.4. Photos and Illustrations ensure comprehension by supporting the text.5. Preliminary Activities provide scaffolding to help students understand authentic language.6. Skill Development prepares students for standardized tests through paraphrasing, summarizing, identifying the theme, formulating an argument, and so on.7. Groupwork maximizes opportunities for discussion and negotiation.8. Talk It Over and Making Connections encourage students to evaluate arguments and to do independent research related to the topic of the chapter.9. Time Readings give students specific strategies for improving their reading speed without sacrificing comprehension.10. Vocabulary and Language-Learning Strategies for synonyms, antonyms, context clues, and word families give students comprehension and self-assessment tools.11. Study Skills, such as underlining, marginal glosses, and study maps, help students cope with heavy reading assignments.12. Video News Broadcasts immerse students in authentic language, complete with scaffolding and follow-up activities to reinforce reading skills. (Refer to ISBN 0-07-232995-5 for Video)Chapter Themes (12):Language and LearningDanger and DaringSex and GenderMysteries Past and PresentTransitionsThe MindWorkingBreakthroughsArt and EntertainmentConflict and ReconciliationMedicine and ScienceThe Future

Interactions 2

Author: Elaine Kirn
Publisher:
ISBN: 0071180168
Release Date: 2002-01-01
Genre: College readers

This text teaches strategies that make reading easier and includes selections that are sophisticated and intellectually stimulating, but are not beyond students' level of comprehension. Ideal for low-intermediate to intermediate students.

Interactions Access Reading Writing 4 E

Author: Pamela Hartmann
Publisher:
ISBN: 0071123946
Release Date: 2002
Genre: English language

Part of a five-level, four-skill comprehensive ESL/ELT series for academic students, this title is useful for beginners to advanced learners. Incorporating interactive and communicative activities, it presents reading, writing, listening and speaking, as well as Grammar in several strands.