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A Writing Book: English in Everyday Life, A Teacher's Resource Book, 2nd Edition

Tina Kasloff Carver
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A Writing Book: English in Everyday Life, A Teacher's Resource Book, 2nd Edition

By Tina Kasloff Carver, Sandras Douglas Fotinos, Christie Kay Olson
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Author
Tina Kasloff Carver
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Edition
2nd
ISBN
9780131879720
Published Date
16/04/1998
Pages
158

This rich teacher's resource activity book is packed with more than 100 reproducible writing lessons designed to help students improve their language skills by simultaneously developing fluency and literacy.

Table of contents

To the Teacher

Activities Guide

 

UNIT 1: HANDWRITING

            Print with Uppercase Letters

            Print with Lowercase Letters

            Print with Upper and Lowercase Letters

            Write with Uppercase Letters

            Write with Lowercase Letters

            Write Your Signature

            Write Time Abbreviations

            Write Dates

 

UNIT 2: JOURNALS

            Personal Information

            My Family

            Today

            In the Morning

            Weather

            Favorite Holiday

            Thinking about Life

            Beliefs and Opinions

            A Day at Work

 

UNIT 3: GREETINGS

            Birthday Cards

            Valentines

            Mother’s Day Cards

            Congratulations!

            Thinking of You

            Get-Well Cards

            Sympathy Cards

 

UNIT 4: ADDRESSES AND POSTAL SERVICES

            Addresses

            Abbreviations of Street Addresses

            Ordinal Numbers

            Abbreviations of States

            Abbreviations of Titles

            Addressing an Envelope

            Envelopes with Special Instructions

            Hold Mail

            Change of Address

            Express Mail

 

UNIT 5: NOTES AND MESSAGES

            Daily Planner

            Notes to Yourself

            Telephone Messages

            Absence and Late Notes

            Early Dismissal Notes

            Permission Slips

            Notes to the Teacher

            Making Signs

            Notes for a Bulletin Board

            Cancellation and Postponement Notices

 

UNIT 6: INVITATIONS AND THANK-YOU NOTES

            Birthday Party Invitations

            Invite a Friend

            Letter of Acceptance

            Letter of Regret

            Wedding Invitation

            Response to Formal Invitations

            Invitation to an Honored Guest

            Thank-You Note for a Gift

            Thank-You Note for a Visit

            Thank-You Note for Help

 

UNIT 7: HOME AND HEALTH

            Salad Recipes

            Soup Recipes

            Dessert Recipes

            Menu Planning

            Supermarket Shopping List

            Saving Money with Coupons

            Comparison Shopping

            Rental Agreement

            Housing Complaint

            Shopping for Home Repair Supplies

            Pharmacy Shopping

            Health Insurance Form

 

UNIT 8: TRAVEL

            Giving Directions

            Directions from School to Home

            Directions to the Llibrary

            Directions to the Park

            Directions to the Hospital

            Driver License Application

            Geographic Regions

            Vacation Postcards

            Letters about a Visit

            Customs Declaration

 

UNIT 9: MONEY, BANKING, AND CREDIT

            Writing amounts of Money

            Writing Checks

            Recording Checks

            Overdrawing an Account

            Saving Money

            Automated Teller Machine

            Withdrawing Money

            Credit Card Application

            Credit Card Finance Charge

 

UNIT 10: EMPLOYMENT

            Cover Letter

            Resume

            Employment Application

            Social Security Card

            Employee’s Withholding Allowance Certificate (W-4)

            Request for Earnings and Benefit Estimate Statement

            U.S. Income Tax Return

            Unemployment

 

UNIT 11: BUSINESS WRITING

            Business Letter: Request for Information

            College Information Request

            Classified Ads

            Car Ads

            Mail Order

            Returning Merchandise

Complaint about a Billing Error

            Free Offers

            Canceling a Subscription

 

FLIP SIDES

            Business Letter

            Directions

            Journal

            List

            Listen and Write

            Partner Interview

            Personal Letter

            Review

            Vocabulary

            Weekly Planner