NorthStar, Reading and Writing 3

series
Pearson
author
Laurie Barton / Carolyn DuPaquier Sardinas
publisher
Pearson
cover
Softcover
edition
3
language
English
total pages
220
pub.-date
November 2008
ISBN13
9780136133681
ISBN
0136133681


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Description

NorthStar, now in its third edition, motivates students to achieve in their academic as well as their personal language goals providing a fully-integrated approach in five levels with two complementary strands: Reading and Writing and Listening and Speaking.

Table of Contents

Unit 1                The World of Advertising

 

Unit 2                Fraud

 

Unit 3                Going to Extremes: Sports and Obsession

 

Unit 4                Speaking of Gender

 

Unit 5                Ecotourism

 

Unit 6                The Metamorphosis

 

Unit 7                The Choice to Be Amish

 

Unit 8                Finding a Spouse

 

Unit 9                Is Our Climate Changing?

 

Unit 10              Crime and Punishment

 

 

Research Topics

Grammar Book References

Back Cover

Northstar, now in its third edition, motivates students to succeed in their academic as well as personal language goals. For each of the five levels, the two strands - Reading and Writing and Listening and Speaking - provide a fully integrated approach for students and teachers.

 

What is Special about the Third Edition?   

  • New Themes and Updated Content - presented in a variety of genres and in authentic materials - challenge and engage students intellectually.
  • Enhanced Focus on Academic Skills, more purposeful integration of critical thinking, and an enhanced focus on academic skills such as inferencing, synthesizing, notetaking, and test taking help students develop strategies for success in the classroom and on standardized tests.
  • A new, fully integrated writing section leads students through the writing process with engaging writing assignments focusing on various rhetorical modes.
  • A New Design with full color pages, more photos, illustrations, and graphic organizers fosters student engagement and makes the content come alive.

 MyNorthStarLab

 

NorthStar is now available with MyNorthStarLab - an easy-to-use, powerful online program for students and teachers that saves time and improves test scores.

  • Students receive personalized instruction and practice in all four skills. Audio, video, and test preparation are all in one place - available anywhere, anytime.
  • Teachers can take advantage of many resources including online assessments, a flexible gradebook, and tools for monitoring student progress.
  • Unlimited access to reading and audio selections, DVD segments, as well as original activities that support and extend the Northstar program.

 Teacher's Manual 

  • A unit-by-unit guide including overviews, suggested times, step-by-stepteaching suggestions, expansion and homework activities, and links to the companion strand and to MyNorthStarLab
  • Detailed multi-level strategies and activities so instructors can reach students at different proficiency levels
  • The Student Book Answer Key and unit word lists for easy reference
  • Reproducible Unit Achievement Tests to save time and allow teachers to evaluate students' progress