Destinations 2: Writing for Academic Success

  • AUTHOR: Nancy Herzfeld-Pipkin
  • ISBN-13: 9781413019360 
  • 264 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2006     Published
  • Level(s): High-intermediate
  • List Price = $ 58.95 | College Wholesale (Net) Price $44.00
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About The Product

Step-by-step writing instructions and tasks centered on content areas help students develop and refine academic writing at the sentence, paragraph, and essay level.

Features

  • Authentic and adapted readings establish the chapter context and introduce academic content areas.
  • Content areas prepare students for academic assignments in health, psychology, history, business, cultural studies and more.
  • A variety of writing and skills activities coach students in the development of effective sentences, paragraphs, and essays.
  • Critical reading and thinking prompts inspire students to explore the content.
  • The Destinations 2: Grammar for Academic Success workbook provides supplemental grammar activities that support the writing and content focus of the text.
  • Assessment CD-ROM with ExamView Pro allows instructors to create quizzes and tests easily for both the writing and grammar books.
  • Structured writing activities and models at the paragraph and essay level help students master English composition skills, including the skill of summarizing.
  • Clear charts and exercises focus on sentence level writing and editing skills.

About the Contributor

AUTHOR
  • Nancy Herzfeld-Pipkin

    Nancy Herzfeld-Pipkin has been in the ESL field since 1976 and is the author of seven ESL texts. For her first 23 years in the field, she taught full time in large IEP programs. She started teaching in community colleges in 1984 and has been a full-time community college instructor since 1999. In addition to teaching and writing/developing curriculum, Ms. Herzfeld-Pipkin has been involved in teacher training and the administration of various ESL programs.

Table of Contents

UNIT ONE. HOW WE LEARN AND HOW WE THINK (PSYCHOLOGY).
Part 1. Unit Preview.
Part 2. Reading and Vocabulary.
Part 3. Writing Sentences with Coordinating Conjunctions.
Part 4. Writing Paragraphs.
UNIT TWO. THE AFRICAN-AMERICAN EXPERIENCE (US HISTORY).
Part 1. Unit Preview.
Part 2. Reading and Vocabulary.
Part 3. Writing Sentences with Subordinating Conjunctions.
Part 4. Writing Narrative Essays.
UNIT THREE. LIVE LONG, LIVE WELL (HEALTH).
Part 1. Unit Preview.
Part 2. Reading and Vocabulary.
Part 3. Writing Sentences with Transitions.
Part 4. Writing Process Essays.
UNIT FOUR. OUR EARTH, OUR RESOURCES, OUR ENVIRONMENT ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES/GEOGRAPHY).
Part 1. Unit Preview.
Part 2. Reading and Vocabulary.
Part 3. Writing Sentences with Connectors Showing Reasons, Results, or Conditions.
Part 4. Writing Cause or Effect Essays.
UNIT FIVE. DIFFERENT PEOPLE, DIFFERENT WAYS (CROSS-CULTURAL STUDIES).
Part 1. Unit Preview.
Part 2. Reading and Vocabulary.
Part 3. Writing Sentences with Relative (Adjective) Clauses.
Part 4. Writing Opinion Essays.
UNIT SIX. THE CHANGING FACE OF BUSINESS (BUSINESS).
Part 1. Unit Preview.
Part 2. Reading and Vocabulary.
Part 3. Writing Sentences with Connectors That Show Contrast.
Part 4. Writing Compare/Contrast Essays.
APPENDIX.

Components

Teacher Components

  • Destinations 2: Instructor's Manual  (ISBN-10: 1413022480 | ISBN-13: 9781413022483)
    Instructor’s Manual for Destinations 2 text and grammar workbook.
  • Destinations 2: Assessment CD-ROM with ExamView®  (ISBN-10: 1413022421 | ISBN-13: 9781413022421)
    Allows instructors to create quizzes and tests easily for both the writing and grammar books.

Student Supplements

  • Destinations 2: Grammar Workbook  (ISBN-10: 1413022456 | ISBN-13: 9781413022452)
    Step-by-step writing instructions and tasks centered on content areas help students develop and refine academic writing at the sentence, paragraph, and essay level.
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