Facts & Figures: Reading and Vocabulary Development Book 1

  • AUTHORS: Patricia Ackert; Linda Lee
  • ISBN-13: 9781413004182 
  • 272 Pages  Paperback 
  • 4th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 1999, 1994, 1980
  • ©2005     Published
  • Level(s): Beginning
  • List Price = $ 52.95 | College Wholesale (Net) Price $39.50
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Overview

About The Product

Through wonderful readings and carefully designed activities, this best-selling series helps students develop reading skills and systematically increase their active vocabulary. Learners develop useful and relevant vocabulary while exploring and expanding critical thinking skills.

Features

  • Learners increase their active vocabulary from 300 to 800 words.
  • Five thematic reading selections per unit recycle vocabulary, sentence structure, and content knowledge.
  • Carefully designed pre-reading work and post-reading comprehension activities build students' reading and critical thinking skills.
  • A variety of exercises and games as well as dictionary activities and collocations recycle key vocabulary found throughout the readings.

About the Contributor

AUTHORS
  • Patricia Ackert

  • Linda Lee

Table of Contents

1. Animals
2. How? Why?
3. Plants
4. Music
5. Work and Leisure
6. Interesting People of the World
7. Exploration and Adventure

New to this Edition

  • Video clips expand vocabulary and provide authentic input.
  • ExamView Pro test-generating software allows instructors to create custom tests and quizzes.

Components

Teacher Components

  • Facts & Figures/Thoughts & Notions: Answer Key and Video Transcripts  (ISBN-10: 1413006094 | ISBN-13: 9781413006094)
    Provides answer key and video transcripts.
  • Facts & Figures/Thoughts & Notions: CNN® DVD  (ISBN-10: 1413015875 | ISBN-13: 9781413015874)
    Through wonderful readings and carefully designed activities, this best-selling series helps students develop reading skills and systematically increase their active vocabulary. Learners develop useful and relevant vocabulary while exploring and expanding critical thinking skills.
  • Facts & Figures/Thoughts & Notions: Assessment CD-ROM with ExamView®  (ISBN-10: 1413006132 | ISBN-13: 9781413006131)
    ExamView CD-ROM test-generating software allows instructors to create custom tests and quizzes quickly and easily.

Student Supplements

  • Facts & Figures: Audio CD  (ISBN-10: 1413013325 | ISBN-13: 9781413013320)
    Audio CD contains the readings.
    List Price = 46.95  | CengageBrain Price = 46.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = 35.25

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Facts & Figures: Text/Audio CD Pkg.

  • ISBN-10: 1413062903 | ISBN-13: 9781413062908
  • List Price = $58.95  | CengageBrain Price = $58.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $44.50

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  • Facts & Figures: Reading and Vocabulary Development Book 1

    List Price = $52.95  | CengageBrain Price = $52.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $39.50
  • Facts & Figures: Audio CD

    List Price = $46.95  | CengageBrain Price = $46.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $35.25