Aplia for Integrated Reading and Writing, Level 1 1st Edition

Cengage Learning

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Aplia™ for Integrated Reading and Writing, Level 1 helps students master the concepts that matter most and transfer skills to other classes and beyond. This web-based sentence-to-paragraph writing and reading curriculum emphasizes the writing and reading processes, vocabulary skills, academic versus personal writing, grammar, modes-based writing, and writing foundations. Diagnostic assessments identify weaknesses, allowing students to focus on the concepts needing remediation, with multiple practice opportunities for each concept. Students work through concepts step-by-step, first practicing the fundamentals and, then demonstrating critical thinking and understanding in context. Gradebook tools let you track student performance and generate reports.

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Aplia for Integrated Reading and Writing, Level 1

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Reading Writing and Thinking Critically.
The Reading Process.
The Writing Process.
Vocabulary Skills.
Sound-alikes and Look-alikes.
Academic Style.
Vocabulary and Comprehension – 1.
Main Ideas.
Recognizing and Creating Topic Sentences.
Recognizing and Using Supporting Details.
Vocabulary and Comprehension – 2.
Coherence and Organization.
Order of Importance and Listing.
Definition.
Description.
Vocabulary and Comprehension - 3.
Narration.
Process/Sequence.
Cause and Effect.
Compare and Contrast.
Vocabulary and Comprehension – 4.
Combination of Reading Patterns of Organization.
QuotingParaphrasingand Summarizing.
Vocabulary and Comprehension – 5.
Foundations of Writing – Nouns and Articles.
Foundations of Writing – Adjectives and Adverbs.
Foundations of Writing – Verbals.
Foundations of Writing – Prepositions.
Foundations of Writing – Auxiliary Verbs.
Foundations of Writing – Basic Sentence Structure.
Conjunctions.
Fragments.
Run-ons and Comma Splices.
Parallelism.
Simple Past Tense.
Simple Present Tense.
Perfect Tense.
Progressive Tense.
The Subject.
The Verb.
Subject-Verb Agreement.
Pronouns.
Modifier Use.
Comma Usage.
Possession.
Punctuation.
Capitalization.
Paragraphs to Essays.
Layout and Design.
Recognizing Bias.
Recognizing the Author’s Purpose.
Recognizing Tone.
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