Summary: Strategic Reading 3 is a high-intermediate reading text for adult and young-adult learners of English as a Foreign or Second Language. The book contains 16 units on contemporary themes. Each unit contains three readings which have been adapted from authentic sources such as newspapers, magazines, books, and websites. The opening page of each unit introduces new vocabulary and asks students thought-provoking questions related to the theme. On the page opposite the rea
dings are exercises that develop student interest, provide practice in a variety of text-appropriate reading skills, and offer opportunities for discussion and/or writing. The final page of each unit features vocabulary expansion activities as well as suggestions for extension activities, which can be completed inside and outside the classroom.
Summary: Strategic Reading 3 is a high-intermediate reading text for adult and young-adult learners of English as a Foreign or Second Language. The book contains 16 units on contemporary themes. Each unit contains three readings which have been adapted from authentic sources such as newspapers, magazines, books, and websites. The opening page of each unit introduces new vocabulary and asks students thought-provoking questions related to the theme. On the page opposite the readings are exercises that develop student interest, provide practice in a variety of text-appropriate reading skills, and offer opportunities for discussion and/or writing. The final page of each unit features vocabulary expansion activities as well as suggestions for extension activities, which can be completed inside and outside the classroom. ...show less
Edition/Copyright:03 Cover: Paperback Publisher:Cambridge University Press Published: 12/31/2003 International: No
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1. Superstitions (Two Worlds, How to Succeed in Fishing, A Superstition About New Calendars)
2. Health (Diets of the World, Drink, Blink, and Rest, Azeri Hills Hold Secret of Long Life)
3. Talent (A Prodigy in Mother's Eyes, Born to Paint, The Sound of Silence)
4. Beauty (Executives Go Under Knife to Get Ahead, Pretty Boy Gets the Girl, In the Land of the Mirror)
5. Technology (Happy the Car That Thinks It's Your Friend, They Call It Cloning, Researchers Worry as Teens Grow Up Online)
6. Punishment (Spanking on Trial: Should Parents Ever Strike Their Children?, The Letter, Schools Are Taking all the Fun out of Suspension)
7. Loss (Death and Superstition, Chapter Two, Funeral Blues/The Chariot)
8. Memory (Can You Believe What You See?, Man Weds the Wife he forgot, Repeat After Me: Memory Takes Practice)
9. Personality (What do our possessions say about us?, The Role of Temperament in Shaping Individuality, Mind Your P's and Q's)
10. Celebrity (I'm Just Another Kid from Brooklyn, California Law Has Paparazzi Shuddering, Fan Club Confessions)
11. The Circus (Getting Serious About Clowning, Circus Town, Tragedy at the Circus)
12. Martial Arts (Shaolin Temple: Where Zen and Kung Fu Got Off to a Flying Start, The Karate Generation, Iron and Silk)
13. Fashion (Smart Clothes, It's a Dog's Life, How to Separate Trends from Fads)
14. The Media (Something Strange Is Happening to Tabloids, When Our Worlds Collide, Media Violence Harms Children)
15. Art (Girl with a Pearl Earring, Organic Architecture, How Forgeries Corrupt Our Top Museums)
16. Humor (So, who's the comedian?, Is your workplace a joke?, Three Comedians)
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