Learn to Listen Listen to Learn 1

Author: Roni S. Lebauer
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
ISBN: 0132170302
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Education

This Value Pack consists of the Learn to Listen, Listen to Learn 1 Student Book and the Classroom Audio CD. The expanded Learn to Listen, Listen to Learn series prepares students for the rigors of academic classwork, helping them acquire the listening-comprehension and note-taking skills necessary for success. This two-book series offers students valuable tips for getting the most from college lectures, including note-taking skills, organization of information, recognition of language cues, and the acquisition of vocabulary. Students are shown how a typical lecture is organized, using extensive excerpts and transcripts from authentic lectures on high-interest topics from a wide range of academic discipline. Features: Includes new and updated material, including expanded vocabulary, extension, and post-lecture activities to encourage students to discuss, research, and write about ideas raised in the lectures. Teaches students how to recognize lecture organization, and how to evaluate and predict information. Focuses on the acquisition of vocabulary, especially from the Academic Word List, and on the recognition of language cues. Prepares students for academic testing with TOEFL-style test questions throughout the text. See also Learn to Listen, Listen to Learn 2 .

Learn to Listen Listen to Learn 1

Author: Roni S. Lebauer
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
ISBN: 0138140014
Release Date: 2010-01-01
Genre: Foreign Language Study

The newly expanded Learn to Listen, Listen to Learn series prepares students for the rigors of academic classwork, helping them acquire the listening-comprehension and note-taking skills necessary for success. This two-book series offers students valuable tips for getting the most from college lectures, including note-taking skills, organization of information, recognition of language cues, and the acquisition of vocabulary. Students are shown how a typical lecture is organized, using extensive excerpts and transcripts from authentic lectures on high-interest topics from a wide range of academic discipline. Features: Includes new and updated material, including expanded vocabulary, extension, and post-lecture activities to encourage students to discuss, research, and write about ideas raised in the lectures. Teaches students how to recognize lecture organization, and how to evaluate and predict information. Focuses on the acquisition of vocabulary, especially from the Academic Word List, and on the recognition of language cues. Prepares students for academic testing with TOEFL-style test questions throughout the text. Audio CDs are also available for this text. Click on the link to the left of this page to purchase the Audio CDs. See also Learn to Listen, Listen to Learn 2 .

Academic Listening

Author: John Flowerdew
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521455442
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Foreign Language Study

This collection of original papers addresses the area of second language academic listening.

Your Guide to College Success Strategies for Achieving Your Goals

Author: Jane S. Halonen
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781111834333
Release Date: 2012-01-06
Genre: Education

YOUR GUIDE TO COLLEGE SUCCESS: STRATEGIES FOR ACHIEVING YOUR GOALS, 7th Edition, supports students as they adjust and learn to thrive in college, providing students with a foundation to become independent learners. The Seventh Edition can be used with any college student--fresh out of high school, returning to the classroom after being in the workforce, native-born or international. The new edition is now organized to reflect the basis of the college success model that has framed previous editions of this textbook. The unique six-part learning model helps students focus on achievable strategies in the following areas: Know Yourself, Clarify Values, Develop Competence, Manage Life, Connect and Communicate, and Build a Bright Future. Revised in terms of both content and design, the Seventh Edition contains new student profiles, expanded career success sections and hundreds of new references to make each chapter more current and satisfying. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

SPEAK

Author: Rudolph F. Verderber
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781111830298
Release Date: 2011-06-07
Genre: Business & Economics

Created through a student-tested, faculty-approved review process with hundreds of students and faculty, SPEAK is an engaging and accessible solution to accommodate the diverse lifestyles of today's learners at a value-based price. SPEAK guides students through the speech-making process with six Speech Plan Action Step activities that prompt them to develop effective speeches. With the help of sample speeches, class prep cards for instructors, chapter-by-chapter study cards for students, numerous online tools, techniques to help students address anxiety and ethical issues, and much more, SPEAK helps students gain an exceptional foundation for creating and delivering their speeches. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Challenge of Effective Speaking

Author: Rudolph F. Verderber
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780495502173
Release Date: 2007-10-12
Genre: Performing Arts

Do you want to ace your public speaking course? All you need to know, including all of the skills that will help you become a confident speaker and conquer speaking anxiety, are thoroughly covered in THE CHALLENGE OF EFFECTIVE SPEAKING, 14e. A favorite with students, this best seller guides you through six key Speech Planning Action Steps. The result? You'll learn how to prepare and deliver strong speeches that get you good grades in your public speaking course! You'll be guided through topic selection, audience analysis and adaptation, effective research (including appropriate use of Internet resources), organization (with an emphasis on outlining), and language and delivery. The new 14th edition of this nationwide best seller also including many online tools, including videos of actual student speeches accompanied by Interactive Video Activities that help you develop and strengthen your public speaking skills. Authors Rudy and Kathie Verderber, together with new coauthor Deanna D. Sellnow, have grounded this new edition with the latest research to give you an exceptional resource for creating and delivering your speeches. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Contemporary Topics 1

Author: Helen Sophia Solorzano
Publisher: Longman
ISBN: 0130948535
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Foreign Language Study

"Contemporary topics 1 gives students practice in the skills they need for academic success."--Back cover of book.

Study Listening

Author: Tony Lynch
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521533872
Release Date: 2004-10-14
Genre: Foreign Language Study

A course for intermediate and advanced level students focusing on listening to lectures and note-taking. Study Listening is for intermediate and advanced level students who are planning to study at a university or college where English is the language of instruction, or who need to attend international conferences where English is used. The course focuses on listening to lectures and note-taking. The Second Edition has been comprehensively revised and restructured and now includes eight brand new lectures on academic topics with speakers from six different countries; more focus on six macro-strategies for listening: predicting, monitoring, responding, clarifying, inferencing, evaluating; more post-listening tasks to deal with comprehension problems.

Keys to Success in College Career and Life

Author: Carol Carter
Publisher:
ISBN: PSU:000049241037
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Business & Economics

Learn-by-doing in approach and exceptionally broad-based in perspective, this best-selling guide to success in college, work, and life is based on the premise that if readers know themselves and can think critically about any topic or situation, they will succeed in whatever they do. Includes straight talk and a variety of activities for thinking, teamwork, career and goal planning, writing, using the Internet, etc. Content focuses on issues that touch the lives of all kinds of diverse students/readers—from urban community college students to returning adults to working students to students of any age, race, gender, family and marital status, economic situation, or other unique identification. Features inspiring and motivating Personal Triumph scenarios involving famous and ordinary people from here and abroad. Quick Start to College: A Guide to Knowing What to Do, How to Do It, and Where to Get Help. Welcome to College: Opening Doors. Self-Awareness: Knowing How You Learn and How to Choose a Major. Goal Setting and Time Management: Using Values to Map Your Course. Critical and Creative Thinking: Becoming an Active Learner. Reading and Studying: Focusing on Content. Listening, Memory, and Note Taking: Taking In, Retaining, and Recording Information. Researching and Writing: Gathering and Communicating Ideas. Test Taking: Showing What You Know. Relating to Others: Living in a Diverse World. Wellness and Stress Management: Taking Care of Yourself. Managing Career and Money: Reality Resources. Moving Ahead: Building a Flexible Future. For college students and anyone wanting a primer on how to be successful in school, at work, or in life.

Santa Biblia

Author: Niv Spa
Publisher:
ISBN: 0829723943
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Bible

New International Version Bible, in Spanish.