"Pathways" is Heinle's new five-level academic skills series that
features reading & writing and listening & speaking strands
to help learners develop the language skills needed to achieve
academic success. Learners develop academic literacy skills through
content, images and video from National Geographic. This innovative
series provides learners with a pathway to success! With "Pathways"
learners: develop academic literacy skills; connect to the real
world through National Geographic content; achieve academic
success. Key Features Clear connections between reading and writing
skills help students master both skills naturally. Academic reading
skills and strategies embedded in the unit tasks prepare students
to access a variety of realistic academic texts. Step-by-step
writing instruction with integrated grammar and vocabulary provides
instruction and practice on a variety of rhetorical forms.
Consistent Integrated critical thinking tasks develop learners'
ability to evaluate, analyze, and synthesize information from a
wide range of sources.