Ready to Write 1: A First Composition Text / Edition 3

Ready to Write 1: A First Composition Text / Edition 3

by Karen Blanchard, Christine Root
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131363301

ISBN-13: 9780131363304

Pub. Date: 01/20/2010

Publisher: Pearson Education ESL

Ready to Write 1 , Third Edition, is a revision of Get Ready to Write, the first book in the highly-successful three-book Ready to Write series. The book teaches beginning students the composition skills they need to be successful writers in and out of the classroom.

A fresh new design, updated content throughout, and a

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Overview

Ready to Write 1 , Third Edition, is a revision of Get Ready to Write, the first book in the highly-successful three-book Ready to Write series. The book teaches beginning students the composition skills they need to be successful writers in and out of the classroom.

A fresh new design, updated content throughout, and a host of new activities reinforce the approach that has made the Ready to Write series a classroom favorite for more than two decades.

Features:

  • Updated examples and model paragraphs illustrate organizing elements such as topic sentences, supporting details, and signal words.
  • Step-by-step activities guide students in comparing and contrasting, describing, analyzing data, writing test answers, and summarizing.
  • Varied, contextualized writing tasks help students with real-life tasks.
  • Editing and proofreading exercises encourage students to refine their writing skills.
  • New Grammar Guide section presents important grammar points and practice items to boost accuracy.

Ready to Write also includes:

Ready to Write 2

Ready to Write 3

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131363304
Publisher:
Pearson Education ESL
Publication date:
01/20/2010
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
152
Sales rank:
325,689
Product dimensions:
8.10(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Writing About Yourself

Chapter 2: Writing About Your Family and Friends

Chapter 3: Writing About Your Activities

Chapter 4: Giving Instructions

Chapter 5: Writing About Your Day

Chapter 6: Writing Descriptions

Chapter 7: Writing About Places

Chapter 8: Writing a Narrative

Chapter 9: Expressing Your Opinion

Appendix 1: Alphabet and Penmanship

Appendix 2: Past Form of Common Irregular Verbs

Appendix 3: Punctuation Rules

You Be the Editor Answer Key

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