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Aplia™, 1 term for Basic Writing 1, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access, 3rd Edition

  • ISBN-13: 9781305393608
  • Previous Editions: 2011
  • © 2015 | Published
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Overview

The all-new Aplia for Basic Writing, Level 1 helps you master the concepts that matter most with the kind of dynamic instruction that helps you achieve success and transfer newfound skills to other classes and beyond. The Aplia Diagnostic Assessment identifies specific strengths and weaknesses, allowing you to focus on the concepts that you need to address. You work through concepts step-by-step, first practicing the fundamentals and, then, targeting critical thinking skills that ask you to demonstrate your understanding in context. Aplia’s Grade It Now technology allows you to take multiple unique attempts of specific exercises to help reinforce concepts.

Content and Assets

Introduction to Using Aplia Assignments.
Diagnostic Assessment: Basic Writing, Level 1 (Pretest).
1. Writing Situations.
2. The Writing Process - An Overview.
3. Topic Sentences.
4. Supporting ideas.
5. Coherence and organization.
6. Layout.
7. Mode—Description.
8. Mode—Narration.
9. Mode—Process.
10. Mode—Cause and Effect.
11. Mode—Compare and Contrast.
12. Critical Thinking Skills.
13. Quoting, Paraphrasing, and Summarizing.
14. Moving From Paragraphs to Essays.
15. The Subject.
16. The Verb.
17. Subject-Verb agreement.
18. Simple present tense.
19. Simple past tense.
20. Perfect tenses.
21. Progressive Tenses.
22. Pronouns.
23. Conjunctions.
24. Fragments.
25. Run-ons and Comma Splices.
26. Parallelism.
27. Modifier Use.
28. Sound-Alikes and Look-Alikes.
29. Comma Usage.
30. Possession.
31. Punctuation.
32. Capitalization.
33. Foundations of Writing: Nouns and Articles.
34. Foundations of Writing: Adjectives.
35. Foundations of Writing: Verbals.
36. Foundations of Writing: Prepositions.
37. Foundations of Writing: Auxiliary verbs.
38. Foundations of Writing: Basic Sentence Structure.
Diagnostic Assessment: Basic Writing, Level 1 (Posttest).

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    ISBN-10: 1305393597 | ISBN-13: 9781305393592

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Aplia™, 1 term Printed Access Card  (ISBN-10: 1428275746 | ISBN-13: 9781428275744)

APLIA FOR BASIC WRITING: LEVEL II provides you with engaging online practice, covering key writing concepts with interactive exercises. Your unique needs will be addressed through Diagnostic Assessments, pinpointing your areas of strength and those where you need the most remediation, and allowing you to focus on the concepts that you most need to address. APLIA FOR BASIC WRITING: LEVEL II will take you through concepts step-by-step, first practicing the fundamentals of writing concepts, then moving up to critical thinking skills to understand the rules of writing concepts. A large an randomized pool of questions provides you multiple opportunities to master each concept.

List Price = $80.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $60.00

Student Supplements

Aplia™, 1 term Printed Access Card  (ISBN-10: 1428275746 | ISBN-13: 9781428275744)

APLIA FOR BASIC WRITING: LEVEL II provides you with engaging online practice, covering key writing concepts with interactive exercises. Your unique needs will be addressed through Diagnostic Assessments, pinpointing your areas of strength and those where you need the most remediation, and allowing you to focus on the concepts that you most need to address. APLIA FOR BASIC WRITING: LEVEL II will take you through concepts step-by-step, first practicing the fundamentals of writing concepts, then moving up to critical thinking skills to understand the rules of writing concepts. A large an randomized pool of questions provides you multiple opportunities to master each concept.

List Price = $80.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $60.00

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Aplia

Aplia is dedicated to improving students' learning by increasing their effort and engagement with your course. Founded by an instructor for other instructors, Aplia offers students premium, automatically graded assignments with detailed explanations that ensure they put forth effort on a regular basis.