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August 2011

Destinations 1 - 2 : writing for academic success

Herzfeld-Pipkin, Nancy

Destinations 1 : writing for academic success

Call no. PE1417 H582D 2007


Description & Features

Destinations prepares students for academic achievement. Step-by-step writing explanations and tasks centered on content area readings help students develop and refine academic writing at the sentence and paragraph level.

  • A variety of writing activities coach students in effective sentence and paragraph development with the option of expanding the paragraphs into essays.
  • Clear charts and exercises focus on sentence level writing and editing skills.
  • Structured writing activities and models at the paragraph level help students master English composition skills, including the option of expanding paragraphs to essays.
  • High-interest, contemporary readings establish the chapter context.
  • Academic content areas prepare students for the next step in their education.
  • Reading prompts, vocabulary in context work, and comprehension exercises aid students in developingcritical thinking skills.
  • DESTINATIONS 1: Grammar for Academic Success workbook provides complete grammar activities that support the writing and content focus of the text.
  • Assessment CD-ROM with ExamView® Pro allows instructors to createquizzes and tests easily for both the writing and grammar texts.
  • Online activities! elt.heinle.com/destinations
  • Content areas prepare students for academic assignments across academic disciplines, including: Personal Development/Study Skills, Cultural Anthropology, History, Business/Workplace English, Science/Technology, and Cross-Cultural Stories/Literature.

Destinations 2 : writing for academic success

Call no. PE1417 H582D 2006


Description & Features

Step-by-step writing instructions and tasks centered on content areas help students develop and refine academic writing at the sentence, paragraph, and essay level.

  • Authentic and adapted readings establish the chapter context and introduce academic content areas.
  • Content areas prepare students for academic assignments in health, psychology, history, business, cultural studies and more.
  • A variety of writing and skills activities coach students in the development of effective sentences, paragraphs, and essays.
  • Critical reading and thinking prompts inspire students to explore the content.
  • The Destinations 2: Grammar for Academic Success workbook provides supplemental grammar activities that support the writing and content focus of the text.
  • Assessment CD-ROM with ExamView Pro allows instructors to create quizzes and tests easily for both the writing and grammar books.
  • Structured writing activities and models at the paragraph and essay level help students master English composition skills, including the skill of summarizing.
  • Clear charts and exercises focus on sentence level writing and editing skills.