Read Ahead 1 CB 1st Edition - paper

Series
Prentice Hall
Author
Jo McEntire  
Publisher
Pearson
Cover
Softcover
Edition
1
Language
English
Pub.-date
November 2004
ISBN13
9780131189478
ISBN
0131189476


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Table of Contents

Scope and Sequence

Introduction

Chapter 1    Getting Started

Readings :

·         Katya Valenski: A Pharmacist

·         César Gonzàlez: A Computer Technician

·         My Own Business

 

Chapter 2    From One Language to Another

Readings :

·         Writing of the Past

·         Interpreting for the “Little Giant”

·         Test Messaging: A New Language?

 

Chapter 3    "Home Sweet Home"

Readings :

·         Living with a Host Family

·         Finding an Apartment/Moving In

·         The Homeless in America

 

Chapter 4    Reaching Out Across the World

Readings :

·         Building a Home, Building a Life

·         The Red Cross and the Red Crescent

·         Earthquake! A Survivor's Tale

 

Chapter 5    The World of Work

Readings :

·         The Power of Networking

·         Tips on Completing Applications

·         How to Be Successful in an Interview

 

Chapter 6    From One World to Another

Readings :

·         Culture Shock

·         Caught Between Two Worlds

·         Welcome to Gum Shan

 

Chapter 7    Health Matters

Readings :

·         The ABCs of Everyday Health

·         How to Give CPR

·         The Amazing Human Heart

 

Chapter 8    Learning to Learn

Readings :

·         How to Reduce Test Anxiety

·         How Does Memory Work?

·         Pineapple St. Paul

 

Back Cover

  • How can you reduce text anxiety?
  • What are the steps in CPR?
  • How does memory work?
  • What is the earliest form of writing?

Read Ahead 1: Reading and Life Skills Development helps low-intermediate students build academic, life, and work skills crucial for success. Engaging readings and classroom-tested activities promote natural and purposeful language use. Informed by Equipped for the Future (EFF) standards, Read Ahead 1 helps students communicate with confidence, make informed decisions, and take responsibility for thier learning.

Features

  • A variety of text styles and topics relevant to contemporary issues expands literacy and keeps students engaged.
  • Reading, vocabulary, and life skills are presented and recycled throughout the text.
  • Writing prompts and guided online activities allow students to connect the readings to their own experiences and to expand their content knowledge.