Step Up! 1: Listening, Speaking, and Critical Thinking

  • AUTHORS: Margaret Teske; Peggy Marcy
  • ISBN-13: 9780618353057 
  • 176 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2007     Published
  • Level(s): Low-intermediate (US)
  • List Price = $ 55.95 | College Wholesale (Net) Price $42.00
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Overview

About The Product

Step Up! 1 & 2 use Bloom's taxonomy of "stepped" learning objectives to guide students through the logical processing of oral information to develop language fluency and confidence. From applying academic concepts to analyzing, synthesizing, and evaluating information, students build the critical thinking, listening, and speaking skills necessary for success.

Features

  • Practical, real-world topics highlight communication trouble spots and social dilemmas while motivating students and promoting self-awareness.
  • Jigsaw-lecture, free-form discussion, and debate activities ask students to apply speaking and listening strategies to a variety of situations that involve critical thinking.
  • Stepping It Up assignments and unit projects prompt students to synthesize oral communication strategies inside and outside of the classroom through surveys, research, and other proactive activities.
  • Correlation to SCANS skills prepares students for workplace and academic environments.
  • Online Teaching and Study Centers include sample syllabi, answer key, audio scripts, transparencies, and unit assessments.

About the Contributor

AUTHORS
  • Margaret Teske

  • Peggy Marcy

Table of Contents

1. Small Talk: Sociology
2. Buying a Computer: Computer Science
3. Being Popular: Psychology
4. Business Ethics: Business
5. Health Concerns: Nursing and Health Care

Components

Teacher Components

  • Step Up: Instructor Audio CD (Books 1 & 2)  (ISBN-10: 0618353143 | ISBN-13: 9780618353149)

Student Supplements

  • Step Up 1: Audio CD  (ISBN-10: 0618353070 | ISBN-13: 9780618353071)
    Step Up! 1 & 2 use Bloom's taxonomy of "stepped" learning objectives to guide students through the logical processing of oral information to develop language fluency and confidence. From applying academic concepts to analyzing, synthesizing, and evaluating information, students build the critical thinking, listening, and speaking skills necessary for success.
    List Price = 40.95  | CengageBrain Price = 40.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = 30.50

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Step Up 1: Text/Audio CD Pkg.

  • ISBN-10: 1428203052 | ISBN-13: 9781428203051
  • List Price = $62.95  | CengageBrain Price = $62.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $47.00

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  • Step Up! 1: Listening, Speaking, and Critical Thinking

    List Price = $55.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $42.00
  • Step Up 1: Audio CD

    List Price = $40.95  | CengageBrain Price = $40.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $30.50