Reading for a Reason Student Book 2: Expanding Reading Skills

0 avg rating
( 0 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780072942149: Reading for a Reason Student Book 2: Expanding Reading Skills
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

This three-level academic, theme-based reading series focuses on cross-cultural content and promotes critical thinking skills.

Features

  • Reading selections span fiction, non-fiction, news and magazine articles, interviews, maps, charts, web pages, quotations, and photo captions.
  • Reading passages reflect controlled word count and vocabulary and structure progression.
  • Skills are continually recycled to build student reading fluency, confidence, and mastery.
  • Units open with engaging photographs and questions to introduce the theme, provide academic focus, set chapter goals, and activate prior knowledge.
  • Before You Read activities stimulate background knowledge, focus on vocabulary presentation and practice, and introduce important expressions.
  • As You Read sections focus students on the main idea, offer timed readings to build fluency, and provide pair work activities to promote topic discussion and information processing.
  • A specific section in each unit focuses on Internet reseach.
  • Structured speaking activities help students further explore each unit theme.
  • Each unit concludes with three writing activities.

This is the intermediate level student book.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Laurie Blass received an M.A. in Linguistics and a TESIL certificate from the University of Pittsburgh. She taught ESOL in the U.S. and France for 10 years, and has written several ESOL textbooks, including Mosaic I & II, A Content-Based Writing Book, Interactions Access: A Listening/Speaking Book, Task reading, Worldbeat, Reflections and Beyond and Let's Talk Business. Laurie has also worked as a freelance developmental editor for several ESOL publishers. She also designs and writes interactive CD-ROM and web content for educational software developers.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780071119146: Reading for a Reason: Student Book Bk. 2

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0071119140 ISBN 13:  9780071119146
Publisher: McGraw Hill Higher Education, 2005
Softcover

9780071252034: Reading for A Reason Student Book 2 (Bk. 2)

McGraw..., 2005
Softcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Laurie Blass, Elizabeth Whalley
Published by McGraw-Hill (2005)
ISBN 10: 0072942142 ISBN 13: 9780072942149
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill, 2005. Paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0072942142

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 12.52
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Laurie Blass; Elizabeth Whalley
Published by McGraw-Hill (2005)
ISBN 10: 0072942142 ISBN 13: 9780072942149
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill, 2005. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0072942142

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 18.88
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Laurie Blass
Published by McGraw-Hill ESL/ELT 2005-05-12 (2005)
ISBN 10: 0072942142 ISBN 13: 9780072942149
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Lost Books
(AUSTIN, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill ESL/ELT 2005-05-12, 2005. Paperback. Condition: New. 0072942142. Seller Inventory # 652372

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 27.05
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Blass, Laurie, Whalley, Elizabeth
Published by McGraw-Hill (2005)
ISBN 10: 0072942142 ISBN 13: 9780072942149
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill, 2005. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110072942142

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 40.57
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Blass, Laurie; Whalley, Elizabeth
Published by McGraw-Hill
ISBN 10: 0072942142 ISBN 13: 9780072942149
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0072942142 New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW7.3066184

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 59.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds