Overview - ENGLISH TO USE - STUDENT TEXT
For using English in the real world
This high-interest text combines instruction in sentence patterns and parts
of speech, so both are learned at the same time. This method has been successful
for those who need to review writing and speaking skills, as well as those learning
English as a second language. Each lesson in the hardcover text builds on prior
knowledge and is presented in a user-friendly format.
Aligns with state and national standards
Track student progress with Skill Track Software
Chapter Openers relate skills to real-life situations
Consistent two-page lesson format focuses on one concept at a time
Short, manageable lessons with controlled readability
Social skills activities provide additional practice in areas such as
making introductions, using good manners, and resolving conflict
Key terms listed in the glossary and highlighted throughout the text
Chapter Reviews reinforce new concepts
Over 300 additional activities available on the Teachers Resource
Using Compound Parts
Practice with Parts of Speech
More Sentence Patterns
Sentences with Linking Verbs
Verbs Tell Time
Making Sentences Work
Writing for Others
Fine-Tuning Your Writing
Wraparound Teacher's Edition includes the full student text plus teaching
strategies, lesson overviews, application activities, ideas for classroom projects,
and tips on learning styles.
Teacher's Resource Library on CD-ROM contains the Student Workbook offering
dozens of reinforcement activities (also available in print), Self-Study Guide
for students wanting to work at their own pace, two forms of chapter tests,
plus midterm and final tests. Just select and print out the materials as needed.
Everything is reproducible. For Windows and Macintosh.
Teaching Strategies in English Transparencies stimulate learning and
discussion in the classroom. Graphic organizers present concepts in a meaningful,
visual way and help you teach students how to manage information. Comes with
instruction book and blackline masters.
Skill Track Software, a CD-ROM program, allows students to review each
lesson and/or chapter within the textbook at their own pace. Includes hundreds
of multiple-choice items that directly relate to the textbook's content. Built-in
teacher management software allows the instructor to track student progress
and print reports. For Windows and Macintosh. Site License available.
Curriculum Class Set includes 10 Student Texts, 1 Teacher's Edition,
and 1 Teacher's Resource Library CD.
Inclusion Class Set includes 3 Student Texts, 1 Teacher's Edition, 1
Teacher's Resource Library CD, and 1 Student Workbook.