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On Target 2, Intermediate, Scott Foresman English (Scottforesman English)

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Publisher Comments:

On Your Mark 1 and 2 are the intermediate levels of Scott Foresman English, a theme-based, integrated skills program for secondary and adult students. Scott Foresman English is a unique and flexible series with multiple entry levels. The components can be used together as a comprehensive multilevel course or individually as separate mini-courses.

Key Features

  • Thematic units have personalized, engaging activities involving independent and group work.
  • Grammar presentations and practice allow students to focus on form, meaning, and use.
  • Listening and speaking skills in real-life contexts allow students to develop effective communication strategies.
  • Learning strategies help students manage their language study effectively and independently.
  • Reading and writing skills promote academic success.
  • Review sections every three units reinforce the key grammar and vocabulary points.
  • Achievement tests allow teachers and students to assess their progress after each unit.

The other levels of Scott Foresman English, Second Edition, are On Your Mark 1 and 2 (Introductory), In Contact 1 and 2 (Beginning), and In Charge 1 and 2 (Advanced).

Synopsis:

On Target 2, Second Edition, by James Purpura and Diane Pinkley. On Your Mark 1 and 2 are the intermediate levels of Scott Foresman English, a theme-based, integrated skills program for secondary and adult students. Scott Foresman English is a unique and flexible series with multiple entry levels. The components can be used together as a comprehensive multilevel course or individually as separate mini-courses. Thematic units have personalized, engaging activities involving independent and group work. Grammar presentations and practice allow students to focus on form, meaning, and use; listening and speaking skills in real-life contexts allow students to develop effective communication strategies.

Synopsis:

The new edition of Scott Foresman English is a balanced, four-skills program for secondary and young adult students that combines a strong treatment of reading and writing with an explicit presentation of learning strategies for academic success. A flexible program with multiple entry levels, Scott Foresman English can be used as a comprehensive eight-level course or as separate mini-courses.

With its strong presentation of learning strategies, serious treatment of reading and writing, and emphasis on critical thinking skills, On Target is a challenging and motivating course.

Table of Contents

Starting Out

• To exchange personal information

• To ask about course objectives and policies

 

Unit 1             Making Progress

• To analyze learning strategies

• To talk about progress in learning

• To summarize

 

Unit 2             Whodunit?

• To speculate

• To predict

• To make deductions

• To express certainty and uncertainty

 

Unit 3             Because I Told You To!

• To talk about orders, requests, permission, persuasion, and advice

• To use formal and informal language

• To use language appropriate to one’s role

 

REVIEW (Units 1—3)

 

Unit 4             Child’s Play

• To talk about things that happened earlier in the past

• To ask for confirmation and to confirm details

• To ask for and indicate understanding

 

Unit 5             The Real You?

• To talk about likes, dislikes, and preferences

• To talk about personality traits

• To discuss feelings

 

Unit 6             If I Had My Way

• To talk about preferences

• To talk about hypothetical situations and actions

• To ask for and give advice

• To encourage and discourage

 

REVIEW (Units 4—6)

 

Unit 7             What’s So Funny?

• To report what someone said

• To report what someone asked

• To recognize tone

 

Unit 8             So That’s How … !

• To describe process

• To use chronological order

• To express interest and indifference

 

Unit 9             Home Sweet Home

• To talk about things that need to be done

• To express purpose

• To ask for clarification and to clarify

 

REVIEW (Units 7—9)

 

Unit 10           Mysteries of Science

• To speculate and draw conclusions about the past

• To express possibility or ability in the past

• To use formal language

 

Unit 11           Sadder but Wiser               

• To ask for and give advice about the past

• To speculate about past actions and the consequences of these actions

• To describe the opposite of past reality

 

Unit 12           Wishful Thinking

• To make wishes about the past, present, and future

• To evaluate and justify

 

REVIEW (Units 10—12)

 

Irregular Verbs

The International Phonetic

Alphabet

Unit Vocabulary

Product Details

ISBN:
9780201579864
Author:
Purpura, James E.
Publisher:
Pearson PTR Interactive
Author:
Pinkley, Diane
Location:
White Plains, N.Y.
Subject:
English language
Subject:
English as a Second Language
Subject:
Linguistics
Subject:
General
Subject:
Teaching Methods & Materials - Reading
Subject:
Teaching Methods & Materials - Language Arts
Subject:
Secondary
Subject:
Teaching Methods & Materials - Reading & Phonics
Subject:
Education-Teaching Reading and Writing
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2nd ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Scottforesman English
Publication Date:
November 1999
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
136
Dimensions:
10.60x8.20x.40 in. .65 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , On Target 2, Second Edition, by James Purpura and Diane Pinkley. On Your Mark 1 and 2 are the intermediate levels of Scott Foresman English, a theme-based, integrated skills program for secondary and adult students. Scott Foresman English is a unique and flexible series with multiple entry levels. The components can be used together as a comprehensive multilevel course or individually as separate mini-courses. Thematic units have personalized, engaging activities involving independent and group work. Grammar presentations and practice allow students to focus on form, meaning, and use; listening and speaking skills in real-life contexts allow students to develop effective communication strategies.
"Synopsis" by , The new edition of Scott Foresman English is a balanced, four-skills program for secondary and young adult students that combines a strong treatment of reading and writing with an explicit presentation of learning strategies for academic success. A flexible program with multiple entry levels, Scott Foresman English can be used as a comprehensive eight-level course or as separate mini-courses.

With its strong presentation of learning strategies, serious treatment of reading and writing, and emphasis on critical thinking skills, On Target is a challenging and motivating course.

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