The new edition of Weaving It Together connects high-interest readings with clear writing activities, equally developing both skills.
New and enhanced in this edition:
Systematic vocabulary instruction teaches students how to build vocabulary words in multiple contexts.Updated reading passages on intriguing topics stimulate students to write creatively and act as models for student writing.Revised discussion and critical thinking questions include more exercises that challenge students to become better readers.Each unit includes a "What Do You Think?" section to introduce the unit theme and a "What Do You Think Now?" section to asses comprehension, connecting the content to students lives."Weaving It Together" sections include "Connecting to the Internet" activities and "Timed Writing" prompts, offering a full-circle connection of the unit theme to the reading and writing.