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National Geographic Learning Reader: Environment: Our Impact on the Earth, 1st Edition

  • includes eBook Printed Access Card.
  • National Geographic Learning
  • ISBN-10: 1285421078  |  ISBN-13: 9781285421070
  • 144 Pages
  • © 2014 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $27.75
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Overview

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC LEARNING READER, ENVIRONMENT: OUR IMPACT ON THE EARTH is part of a ground-breaking new National Geographic Learning series that brings learning to life by featuring compelling images, media, and text from National Geographic. Access to a media enhanced eBook is included with each reader. The National Geographic articles gathered in this reader offer students insight in to environmental concerns worldwide. Pre- and Post- reading pedagogy accompanies each article to reinforce reading skills and comprehension. The National Geographic Learning Reading Series connects current topics with reading and writing skills, and can be used in conjunction with any standard texts or online material available for your courses.

Additional Product Information

Features and Benefits

  • Pre-reading questions at the beginning of each article to engage students in the reading.
  • Rich photography and compelling images are used throughout the reader to further enhance understanding of the selections.
  • Post-reading questions reinforce vocabulary and reading skills, as well as reading comprehension.
  • Essay prompts following each article to build and reinforce writing skills.

Table of Contents

1. Freshwater.
2. The Redwoods Point the Way.
3. High-Tech Trash.
4. The Drying of the West.
5. The Big Melt.
6. Still Waters: The Global Fish Crisis.
7. Last of the Amazon.
8. Saving Energy: It Starts at Home.
9. The Gulf of Oil: The Deep Dilemma.
10. The 21st Century Grid.
11. The End of Plenty.
12. Water Pressure.

What's New

  • Pre-reading questions at the beginning of each article engage students in the reading.
  • Rich photography and compelling images throughout the reader further enhances understanding of the selections.
  • Post-reading questions reinforce vocabulary and reading skills, as well as comprehension.
  • Essay prompts following each article build and reinforce writing skills.

Learning Resource Bundles

Choose the textbook packaged with the resources that best meet your course and student needs. Contact your Learning Consultant for more information.

Printed Text + LMS Integrated for Aplia ™, 1 term for Basic Writing 2 Instant Access

ISBN-10: 1305433742 | ISBN-13: 9781305433748

List Price = $92.95  | CengageBrain Price = $92.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $70.00

This Bundle Includes:

  • LMS Integrated for Aplia™, 1 term Instant Access for Basic Writing 2
    List Price = $80.00  | CengageBrain Price = $80.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $80.00
  • National Geographic Learning Reader: Environment: Our Impact on the Earth
    List Price = $36.95  | CengageBrain Price = $36.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $27.75


Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

eBook, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285428978 | ISBN-13: 9781285428970)

To further enhance students' learning, additional resources are available via an eBook. This eBook features highlighting, note-taking, search and bookmark capabilities.

List Price = $36.95  | CengageBrain Price = $36.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $36.95

Student Supplements

National Geographic Learning Reader: Environment: Our Impact on the Earth (Book Only)  (ISBN-10: 128518307X | ISBN-13: 9781285183077)

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC LEARNING READER, ENVIRONMENT: OUR IMPACT ON THE EARTH is part of a ground-breaking new National Geographic Learning series that brings learning to life by featuring compelling images, media, and text from National Geographic. The National Geographic articles gathered in this reader offer students insight in to environmental concerns worldwide. Pre- and Post- reading pedagogy accompanies each article to reinforce reading skills and comprehension. The National Geographic Learning Reading Series connects current topics with reading and writing skills, and can be used in conjunction with any standard texts or online material available for your courses.

List Price = $36.95  | CengageBrain Price = $36.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $27.75

eBook, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285428978 | ISBN-13: 9781285428970)

Access the reader and additional resources online via an eBook. This eBook features highlighting, note-taking, search and bookmark capabilities.

List Price = $36.95  | CengageBrain Price = $36.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $36.95