English In Action 3

  • AUTHORS: Barbara H. Foley; Elizabeth R. Neblett
  • ISBN-13: 9781424049929 
  • 288 Pages  Paperback 
  • 2nd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2004
  • ©2011     Published
  • Level(s): Intermediate
  • List Price = $ 30.95 | College Wholesale (Net) Price $23.25
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Overview

About The Product

Fun, engaging, and action-packed! Students learn better and are more motivated when they can put English into action! The second edition of English in Action provides learners with competency-based support for building language, life, and work skills in real world settings. Learners are engaged as workers, family members, and citizens through a communicative, practical, and active approach. Fun English in Action is filled with fun and exciting content and activities which motivate students to master the skills presented. Engaging English in Action empowers students and promotes learner persistence through dynamic, communicative activities, helping to build confidence in and out of the classroom. Action-packed English in Action encourages learners to communicate and participate in a lively learning process that offers interactive technology options, providing various avenues to learning.

Features

  • "English in Action" sections practice the everyday skills students need to interact and solve problems in the real world.
  • "Word Partnerships" provide students with frequent collocations to promote fluency.
  • "Word Builder" activities provide additional vocabulary practice and ecourage students to get a deeper understanding of the target words.
  • "Working Together" activities build learner persistence through cooperative tasks, enhancing the classroom community.
  • "Active Grammar" sections present clear, contextualized grammar explanations along with a rich variety of practice activities.
  • A "Dictionary" section begins each chapter with a picture dictionary-style presentation of key vocabulary words to illuminate word meaning.
  • "The Big Picture" sections include integrated skills practice around a story or conversation, motivating students to listen and use new grammar and vocabulary.
  • "Writing Our Stories" sections expand students' literacy by giving a closer look at real people in real communities and guided, practice activities to help students write about themselves.

About the Contributor

AUTHORS
  • Barbara H. Foley

    Barbara Foley is full-time professor of at Union County College, Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA. She has presented at numerous workshops, conferences, and colleges throughout the United States and Mexico, specifically in the areas of listening, CALL, grammar, communicative classroom activities, Generation 1.5 students, and Extensive Reading. Her many publications include English in Action, Grammar in Action, Listen to Me, Now Hear This, and workbooks for the Heinle Picture Dictionary.

  • Elizabeth R. Neblett

    Elizabeth Neblett teaches ESL full-time at Union County College in Elizabeth, New Jersey. In addition to teaching, Liz observes new faculty and helps with student and faculty problems. She has presented workshops on teaching at many TESOL conventions and has done workshops on how to use English in Action throughout Mexico. She has co-authored English in Action, Grammar in Action, Books 2-3, and Basic Grammar in Action.

New to this Edition

  • Includes three new or adapted units per level.
  • New "Word Builder" is an opportunity for students to practice the Dictionary vocabulary.
  • New "Word Partnerships" are word collocations related to the Dictionary vocabulary.
  • New "Working Together" activities are partner and group activities that are now spread throughout the units.
  • New "Sharing Our Stories" allows students to read and talk about each other's writing.
  • New "English in Action" is a two-page activity that gives students practice in life skills related to the topic of the unit.

Components

Teacher Components

  • English in Action 3: Classroom Presentation Tool CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 1111005605 | ISBN-13: 9781111005603)
  • English in Action: Teacher Training Video  (ISBN-10: 1111354138 | ISBN-13: 9781111354138)
    Shows the program in action in the classroom along with teaching tips from the authors
  • English in Action 3: Assessment CD-ROM with ExamView®  (ISBN-10: 1305496809 | ISBN-13: 9781305496804)
  • English in Action 3: Teacher's Guide  (ISBN-10: 1424084997 | ISBN-13: 9781424084999)

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  • English in Action 3: Audio CD  (ISBN-10: 1424085039 | ISBN-13: 9781424085033)
    Fun, engaging, and action-packed! Students learn better and are more motivated when they can put English into action! The second edition of English in Action provides learners with competency-based support for building language, life, and work skills in real world settings. Learners are engaged as workers, family members, and citizens through a communicative, practical, and active approach. Fun English in Action is filled with fun and exciting content and activities which motivate students to master the skills presented. Engaging English in Action empowers students and promotes learner persistence through dynamic, communicative activities, helping to build confidence in and out of the classroom. Action-packed English in Action encourages learners to communicate and participate in a lively learning process that offers interactive technology options, providing various avenues to learning.
    List Price = 72.95  | CengageBrain Price = 72.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = 55.00
  • English in Action 3: Interactive CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 142663417X | ISBN-13: 9781426634178)
    Fun, engaging, and action-packed! Students learn better and are more motivated when they can put English into action! The second edition of English in Action provides learners with competency-based support for building language, life, and work skills in real world settings. Learners are engaged as workers, family members, and citizens through a communicative, practical, and active approach. Fun English in Action is filled with fun and exciting content and activities which motivate students to master the skills presented. Engaging English in Action empowers students and promotes learner persistence through dynamic, communicative activities, helping to build confidence in and out of the classroom. Action-packed English in Action encourages learners to communicate and participate in a lively learning process that offers interactive technology options, providing various avenues to learning.
    List Price = 30.95  | CengageBrain Price = 30.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = 23.25
  • English in Action 3: Workbook with Audio CD  (ISBN-10: 111100563X | ISBN-13: 9781111005634)
    Fun, engaging, and action-packed! Students learn better and are more motivated when they can put English into action! The second edition of English in Action provides learners with competency-based support for building language, life, and work skills in real world settings. Learners are engaged as workers, family members, and citizens through a communicative, practical, and active approach. Fun English in Action is filled with fun and exciting content and activities which motivate students to master the skills presented. Engaging English in Action empowers students and promotes learner persistence through dynamic, communicative activities, helping to build confidence in and out of the classroom. Action-packed English in Action encourages learners to communicate and participate in a lively learning process that offers interactive technology options, providing various avenues to learning.
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