Insights and Ideas

  • AUTHORS: Patricia Ackert; Anne L. Nebel
  • ISBN-13: 9780155997196 
  • 232 Pages  Paperback 
  • 2nd Edition
  • ©1996     Published
  • Level(s): B2 | High-intermediate
  • List Price = $ 43.95 | College Wholesale (Net) Price $32.50
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region

Overview

About The Product

INSIGHTS AND IDEAS includes twenty-five engaging thematic selections that develop essential vocabulary and reading skills. Learners with a 1,000 word vocabulary will double their word bases while investigating strategies to further their comprehension through context clues, predictions, inference, main ideas, and details.

Features

  • Pre-reading questions accompanied by photos generate interest and stimulate topic discussion.
  • Engaging readings present and recycle new voacbulary as students develop strong reading skills.
  • A rich variety of activities develop reading comprehension, vocabulary-building, and writing skills.

About the Contributor

AUTHORS
  • Patricia Ackert

  • Anne L. Nebel

Table of Contents

1. Fast Food
2. Shopping Malls
3. Puerto Rico
4. Country Music
5. The Family
6. Eskimo Art
7. Hawaii, Island State
8. Language and Languages
9. Cities in the 21st Century
10. Deserts
11. Medicine, from Leaches to Lasers
12. Oil from Plants
13. New Plants
14. Amnesty International
15. National Parks
16. Money
17. Antarctica
18. Crying
19. The United Nations
20. Maple Syrup
21. Marketing
22. Glass
23. Gold
24. Early Humans
25. Computers