Reading for Today 2: Insights for Today / Edition 4

Reading for Today 2: Insights for Today / Edition 4

by Lorraine C. Smith
     
 

ISBN-10: 1111033617

ISBN-13: 9781111033613

Pub. Date: 03/12/2010

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Insights for Today is the second in a five-level academic skills program that systematically develops students' reading and vocabulary skills through engaging themes and comprehensive practice. The Reading for Today series teaches essential reading strategies like skimming, scanning, fact-finding, and paraphrasing, and gives students opportunities to talk and…  See more details below

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Insights for Today is the second in a five-level academic skills program that systematically develops students' reading and vocabulary skills through engaging themes and comprehensive practice. The Reading for Today series teaches essential reading strategies like skimming, scanning, fact-finding, and paraphrasing, and gives students opportunities to talk and write about what they've read. The new edition of this best-selling series helps learners build solid skills for academic success!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781111033613
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
03/12/2010
Series:
Reading for Today Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
398,120
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents


Unit 1 Today's Travelers Chapter 1 A Family Sees America Together Courtney's Texas- Big History, Big Cities, Big Hearts Chapter 2 Volunteer Vacations Who Volunteers? Unit 2 Family Life Chapter 3 How Alike Are Identical Twins? Diary of a Triplet Father Chapter 4 The Search for Happiness through Adoption Diary of an Adoptive Mother Unit 3 Technolgy in Our Everyday Lives Chapter 5 Robots: The Face of the Future An Unusual Teacher Chapter 6 A New Way To Go Young Inventors Unit 4 Healthy Living Chapter 7 Improving Lives with Pet Therapy A New Way to Relieve Student Stress Chapter 8 A Healthy Diet For Everyone Why Do I Eat When I'm Not Hungry? Unit 5 International Scientists Chapter 9 Alfred Nobel: A Man of Peace Choosing Nobel Prize Winners Chapter 10 Marie Curie: Noble Prize Winner Irene Curie Unit 6 The Earth's Resources and Dangers Chapter 11 Oil as an Important World Resource The DO IT Homestead Chapter 12 How Earthquakes Occur A Survivor's Story Index of Key Words and Phrases Skills Index

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