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A Conversation Book 1: English in Everyday Life (4th edition)

A Conversation Book 1: English in Everyday Life (4th edition)

By: Tina Kasloff Carver (author), Sandra Douglas Fotinos-Riggs (author)Paperback

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A Conversation Book 1: English in Everyday Life, by Tina Kasloff Carver and Sandra D. Fotinos-Riggs, helps beginning level students to develop conversation fluency. The student-centered text and audio teach the vocabulary and life skills necessary for natural communication. Each of the ten units focuses on an essential aspect of daily life such as food, shopping, and work. Activities ranging from role plays to group surveys promise a lively class and help students achieve the language competencies needed to succeed at school and work. With chants by Carolyn Graham. New to this edition: Easy-to-follow unit structure includes a Preview page, six 2-page lessons, Listening Practice, Review, and Assessment wrap-up. Picture Dictionary openers introduce and contextualize the vocabulary of each lesson. Model Conversations and Partner Interviews offer students opportunities to talk about their own lives. Conversation Chants help students acquire the sounds, rhythms, and intonation of conversational English. The Scope and Sequence highlights correlations to CASAS and state curricula. Note: This is the standalone book


Welcome to A Conversation Book 1Scope and SequenceTo the Teacher A Note from Carolyn Graham UNIT 1: WELCOME TO CLASS!PreviewLessons 1 Introductions 2 Countries 3 Feelings 4 Clothes and Colors 5 In Your Classroom 6 Taking a BreakListening PracticeReviewAssessment UNIT 2: EVERYDAY LIFEPreviewLessons 1 Your Family 2 Time 3 Morning Routines 4 Housework 5 Everyday Life 6 Telephone CallsListening PracticeReviewAssessment UNIT 3: YOUR HOMEPreviewLessons 1 Your Home 2 In the Kitchen 3 The Dining Area and Living Room 4 Neat and Messy Bedrooms 5 The Bathroom 6 Problems at HomeListening PracticeReviewAssessment UNIT 4: FOODPreviewLessons 1 Vegetables 2 Fruit 3 The Supermarket 4 Breakfast 5 Lunch 6 DinnerListening PracticeReviewAssessment UNIT 5: YOUR COMMUNITYPreviewLessons 1 Neighborhood and Neighbors 2 Around Town 3 The Post Office 4 The Bank 5 Help! Fire! 6 Help! Police!Listening PracticeReviewAssessment UNIT 6: SHOPPINGPreviewLessons 1 Shopping at the Mall 2 Buying Shoes 3 Shopping for Clothes 4 Shopping for Jewelry 5 Sales and Advertisements 6 Shopping in the 21st CenturyListening PracticeReviewAssessment UNIT 7: YOUR CALENDARPreviewLessons 1 Months, Years, and Birthdays 2 Dates and Holidays 3 Weather Report 4 Good and Bad Weather 5 The Seasons 6 Taking a TripListening PracticeReviewAssessment UNIT 8: YOUR HEALTHPreviewLessons 1 Staying Healthy 2 What's the Matter? 3 The Drugstore 4 Going to the Doctor 5 Going to the Dentist 6 The HospitalListening PracticeReviewAssessment UNIT 9: YOUR WORKPreviewLessons 1 Workers and Their Work 2 Life at Work 3 Looking for a Job 4 Job Applications 5 Safety at Work 6 Leaving a JobListening PracticeReviewAssessment UNIT 10: YOUR FREE TIMEPreviewLessons 1 Going Out 2 Free Time 3 TV and Movies 4 The Park 5 Sports 6 Lifelong LearningListening PracticeReviewAssessment Map of the U.S.A. and CanadaMap of Mexico, Central America, and the CaribbeanMap of South AmericaMap of Asia and AustraliaMap of Europe, Africa, and the Middle EastMap of the WorldCountries and Nationalities Cardinal and Ordinal NumbersAddress AbbreviationsInside the Body AudioscriptAnswer KeyStudent CD Tracking Guide

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780131500457
  • Format: Paperback
  • ID: 9780131500457
  • weight: 404
  • ISBN10: 0131500457
  • edition: 4th edition

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