Downtown 1

  • AUTHOR: Edward J. McBride
  • ISBN-13: 9780838443743 
  • 224 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2006     Published
  • Level(s): Beginning
  • List Price = $ 30.95 | College Wholesale (Net) Price $23.25
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Overview

About The Product

Downtown is a five-level, integrated skills series designed to give adult learners the comprehensive language skills needed for success in everyday life. With Downtown's traditional grammar sequence and solid coverage of federal, state, and local standards, teaching to the standards has never been easier.

Features

  • Picture dictionary-style chapter openers introduce vocabulary in context.
  • Theme based chapters include three lessons, with the third focusing on the skills and vocabulary necessary for the workplace.
  • Events and actions in the lives of recurring characters provide the context and motivation for features such as Grammar Check, Say It, and Problem Solving.
  • Game Time offers lively communicative activities that allow the students to relax and have fun with the language.
  • The strong grammar syllabus supports the integrated language learning focus.
  • Problem solving activities engage students' critical thinking.
  • Assessment CD-ROM with ExamView Pro allows teachers to create, customize, and correct tests and quizzes quickly and easily.
  • Full-color transparencies can be used to introduce lessons, develop vocabulary, and stimulate expansion activities.
  • Alignment with the CASAS, SCANS, EFF Competencies and state standards supports classroom and program goals.

About the Contributor

AUTHOR
  • Edward J. McBride

    Ed McBride is an experienced teacher in adult education, with over 15 years' experience. He has played an active role in curriculum development for the Los Angeles Unified School District.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Personal Information.
Lesson 1. Names and Greetings.
Lesson 2 Introducing My Family.
Lesson 3. What's Your Number?
Chapter Review.

Chapter 2. School.
Lesson 1. The Classroom.
Lesson 2. Locations and Directions.
Lesson 3. School Jobs.
Chapter Review.

Chapter 3. Shopping.
Lesson 1. Clothes and Colors.
Lesson 2. Money.
Lesson 3. Clothes for Work.
Chapter Review.

Chapter 4. Time.
Lesson 1. What Time is It?
Lesson 2. Every Day.
Lesson 3. Appointments and Work Schedules.
Chapter Review.

Chapter 5. Busy Lives.
Lesson 1. At Home.
Lesson 2 On Vacation.
Lesson 3. At Work.
Chapter Review.

Chapter 6. The Community.
Lesson 1. The Neighborhood.
Lesson 2. Friends and Neighbors.
Lesson 3. Neighborhood Jobs.
Chapter Review.

Chapter 7. Housing.
Lesson 1. Angela's Apartment.
Lesson 2. Making a Budget.
Lesson 3. Apartment for Rent.
Chapter Review.

Chapter 8. Health and Safety.
Lesson 1. What's the Matter?
Lesson 2. At the Doctor's Office.
Lesson 3. Safety Workers.
Chapter Review.

Chapter 9. Food.
Lesson 1. Food and Drinks.
Lesson 2. The Supermarket.
Lesson 3. Restaurants.
Chapter Review.

Chapter 10. Work.
Lesson 1. Jobs.
Lesson 2. Finding a Job.
Lesson 3. Applying for a Job.
Chapter Review.

Components

Teacher Components

  • Downtown 1 - 2: Transparencies  (ISBN-10: 0838451055 | ISBN-13: 9780838451052)
  • Downtown 1: Teacher's Edition with Art Bank CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 0838450474 | ISBN-13: 9780838450475)
    Instructor's manual for Downtown Book 1.
  • Downtown Basic - 2: Picture Cards  (ISBN-10: 1111006741 | ISBN-13: 9781111006747)
  • Downtown 1-2: Assessment CD-ROM with ExamView®  (ISBN-10: 1305401336 | ISBN-13: 9781305401334)

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  • Downtown 1: Workbook  (ISBN-10: 0838450466 | ISBN-13: 9780838450468)
    Downtown is a five-level, integrated skills series designed to give adult learners the comprehensive language skills needed for success in everyday life. With Downtown's traditional grammar sequence and solid coverage of federal, state, and local standards, teaching to the standards has never been easier.
    List Price = 19.95  | CengageBrain Price = 19.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = 15.00
  • Downtown 1: Audio CDs (2)  (ISBN-10: 0838450490 | ISBN-13: 9780838450499)
    Downtown is a five-level, integrated skills series designed to give adult learners the comprehensive language skills needed for success in everyday life. With Downtown's traditional grammar sequence and solid coverage of federal, state, and local standards, teaching to the standards has never been easier.
    List Price = 73.95  | CengageBrain Price = 73.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = 55.25
  • Downtown 1: Audio Tape  (ISBN-10: 0838450482 | ISBN-13: 9780838450482)
    Downtown is a five-level, integrated skills series designed to give adult learners the comprehensive language skills needed for success in everyday life. With Downtown's traditional grammar sequence and solid coverage of federal, state, and local standards, teaching to the standards has never been easier.
    List Price = 58.95  | CengageBrain Price = 58.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = 44.00

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