"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. The Student Book helps students achieve
academic success in and out of the classroom, supported by content,
images, and video from National Geographic. Powered by MyELT, the
Online Workbook has both teacher-led and self-study options. It
contains all video clips, automatically graded activities, video
note-taking capabilities, and speech recognition technology
including recorded playback.