Keys to Learning: Skills and Strategies for Newcomers

Keys to Learning: Skills and Strategies for Newcomers

By: Anna Uhl Chamot (author), Kristina A. Anstrom (author), Catharine W. Keatley (author)Paperback

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Keys to Learning: Skills and Strategies for Newcomers, by Anna Uhl Chamot, Catharine W. Keatley, and Kristina Anstrom, provides middle and high school newcomers with the skills and strategies to make a great start in reading, writing, and grammar. Research-based and standards-driven, Keys to Learning gives newcomers step-by-step tools for developing their academic skills and becoming successful lifelong learners. Using a four-skills approach, students gain solid foundation in essential skills and strategies through authentic literature and informational readings. Keys to Learning builds skills and experiences needed to develop literacy and bring students up to speed for academic learning.

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INTRODUCTION: GETTING STARTED Introductions Classroom Objects Classroom Commands Days of the Week The Alphabet Numbers 1 - 20 Numbers 20 - 100 Time Months of the Year Dates CHARACTERS UNIT 1: NEW FRIENDS Chapter 1 What's your name? Chapter 2 What classes do you have? Chapter 3 This is a calculator. UNIT 2: AT SCHOOL Chapter 4 Where's the gym? Chapter 5 What's your address? Chapter 6 You were late yesterday. UNIT 3: AT HOME Chapter 7 What are you doing? Chapter 8 I have to work. Chapter 9 You came to our party! UNIT 4: AROUND TOWN Chapter 10 How much is it? Chapter 11 She needs some lettuce. Chapter 12 He's the cutest guy at school. UNIT 5: FRIENDS & FAMILY Chapter 13 He's going to fall! Chapter 14 Hey! The lights went out! Chapter 15 We'll have a study group. UNIT 6: FEELINGS & HOBBIES Chapter 16 I sometimes study with my friends. Chapter 17 You should get some rest. Chapter 18 It was too easy. ADDITIONAL RESOURCES FOCUS ON CONTENT Life Science How Nature Works: Ecosystems and Food Chains Physical Science The Universe: Earth and the Milky Way Math Solving Word Problems: Mathematics in Everyday Life Literature Poetry Understanding Images Social Studies The United States: Reading Maps of Our Country History Martin Luther King Jr.: An American Hero VOCABULARY HANDBOOK GRAMMAR HANDBOOK WORD ANALYSIS THE WRITING PROCESS USING A DICTIONARY LEARNING STRATEGIES GLOSSARY TOPICAL INDEX

Product Details

  • publication date: 30/04/2004
  • ISBN13: 9780131892217
  • Format: Paperback
  • ID: 9780131892217
  • weight: 777
  • ISBN10: 0131892215

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