Great American Stories High Intermediate - Advanced Book 2

Series
Prentice Hall
Author
C. G. Draper  
Publisher
Pearson
Cover
Softcover
Edition
1
Language
English
Total pages
192
Pub.-date
August 2002
ISBN13
9780130619419
ISBN
0130619418


High Intermediate - Advanced

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9780130619419
Great American Stories High Intermediate - Advanced Book 2
31.10 approx. 7-9 days

Description

Introduce your students to the works of famous American authors, while helping them build their reading, vocabulary, writing, and discussion skills.
The Great American Stories series features adaptations of classic stories that progress in difficulty throughout each collection.

Features

Features and Benefits

  • F: Authentic classic short stories
  • B: Help students learn to read literature and enjoy themselves at the same time.
  • F: Short biographies of each author
  • B: Introduce students to the author's place in American literature.
  • F: Reading skills exercises
  • B: Help students improve reading comprehension and language skills.

Table of Contents

1           Breakfast

             John Steinbeck

 

2           A Day's Wait

             Ernest Hemingway

 

3           April Showers

             Edith Wharton

 

4           Rip Van Winkle

             WashingtonIrving

 

5           The Wives of the Dead

             Nathaniel Hawthorne

 

6           Nine Needles

             James Thurber

 

7           A Mystery of Heroism

             Stephen Crane

 

8           A Visit of Charity

             Eudora Welty

 

9           The Black Ball

             Ralph Ellison

Back Cover

Introduce your students to the works of famous American authors, while helping them build their reading, vocabulary, writing, and discussion skills.
The Great American Stories series features adaptations of classic stories that progress in difficulty throughout each collection.

Each Student Book in the series includes:

  • An introduction to the passage with helpful biographical and contextual information.
  • Prereading exercises to develop skills in scanning and skimming.
  • A key words paragraph that introduces the story and vocabulary integral to comprehension.
  • A variety of exercises to reinforce comprehension and build language skills.