Описание: Interactions/Mosaic Silver Edition is a fully integrated, 18-book academic series. Language proficiencies are articuated across five ability levels (beginning through advanced) within each of the four language skill strands. Chapter themes articulate across the four skill strans to systematically recycle content, vocabulary, and grammar. Key Features: - Compelling global content appeals to the sophisticated, academic audience for Interactions/Mosaic - Ehanced focus on vocabulary building, test taking and critical thinking skills promotes academic achievement - Focus on Testing strategies and activities for TOEFL iBT preparation build invaluable test-taking strategies - Guided practice using a variety of graphic organizers provides students with organization tools for academic skill building - Skills index for each student book helps instructors match textbook content with curricular standards and objectives - Online Learning Center provides additional on-line practice activities About the Interactions e-Course -- Interactions e-Course now delivers the Interactions content digitally in a media-rich e-book that: - Offers maximum flexibility - anytime/anywhere access to media-rich content - Allows easy scoring, measuring and recording of student progress - Embeds student book, teacher's edition, audio, video, animations, photos and tests into one online application for easy access at the click of a button - Is ideal for self-study, homework, language lab, in-class and distance learning - Bundles with the Interactions textbooks to support blended learning.
Описание: The definition of "photonics" has been broadened in recent years to include nonlinear and quantum optics, today usually based on laser light. This book covers the fundamental properties of photon and light beams, both experimentally and theoretically. It covers the essentials of linear interactions and most of the nonlinear interactions between light and matter in both the transparent and absorbing cases. It also provides a basic knowledge of modern lasers, as well as the principles of nonlinear optical spectroscopy. It is self-consistent and enriched by a large number of calculated illustrations, examples, and descriptive tables. Graduate students in physics and electrical engineering, as well as other sciences, will find this book a thorough introduction to the field, while for lecturers and scientists it offers a rich source of useful information and a ready-to-hand reference. About 4000 references open access to original literature.The second edition is completely revised and enlarged.
Описание: Aims to give students the opportunity to practice speaking and listening skills in a variety of contexts. While some activities encourage specific grammar structures, in general the activities are intended to promote fluency and improve communication skills. This text is suitable for pre-beginning to beginning ESOL students.
Описание: "Interactions Mosaic 4th Edition" is the newly expanded five-level, four-skill comprehensive "ESL/ELT" series for academic students. The new edition, for
beginners to advanced learners, incorporates interactive and communicative activities while still focusing on skill building to prepare students for academic content. Reading, Writing,
Listening and Speaking, as well as Grammar are thoroughly presented in each strand.
High-interest themes are integrated across all skill strands and levels. Language
proficiencies as well are articulated from level to level. This title includes new features such as: global activities which are suitable for ESL/ELT monolingual or multilingual classrooms;
new design, content, audio programs, photos, and illustrations which reinforce skill-building exercise; placement tests and chapter quizzes which are included in each Instructor's
Manual; user-friendly instructions, complete scope and sequence, and consistent chapter structure which offer greater flexibility in lesson planning; and 5 new videos, one per level,
immerse students in authentic language.
Program Components include: student texts Instructor's Manuals; audio Programs for L/S and Reading (Audiocassettes/CDs); L/S
Assessment Audiocassettes and CDs; reading Student Audio CDs; Program CD/ROM; Video Demo; audiocassette; and, student Book. "Th
Student Books" of the new 4th edition of "Interactions Mosaic" have completely updated photos and illustrations and sport a new design. Global activities are suitable for ESL and ELT
monolingual or multilingual classrooms.
User-friendly instructions appeal to both instructor and student. A complete scope and sequence is presented at the beginning of each
book. Consistent chapter structure creates greater flexibility in lesson planning.
"Interactions 1 (High Beginning - Low Intermediate) Listening/Speaking" - Scope and
Sequence: Listening Skills, Listening Tasks, Using Language, Speaking Tasks, Vocabulary, Pronunciation, Video Topics - Chapter Structure: In This Chapter - gives students a preview
of the upcoming material. Did You Know? - sparks students' interest and activates their prior knowledge of the topic. Part 1 - Listening to Conversations - presents an introductory
conversation and focuses on the rhythm and intonation of natural language through stress and reduction activities.
Before You Listen - activates students' prior knowledge
through pre-listening questions and a vocabulary preview. Pairwork - encourages peer teaching and correction. Listen - guides students to listen to both main ideas and specific
Note Taking Strategies, such as writing key words, categorizing, and outlining, are taught. After You Listen - reinforces students' understanding of the
conversation through comprehension questions and a vocabulary review. Groupwork - maximizes opportunities for discussion and negotiation.
Test-Taking Strategies vital for
success on standardized tests are practiced throughout. Role-Plays - simulate situations that use a variety of language functions to increase and enhance students' fluency.
Cross-Cultural Notes - give students new perspectives on various cultures.
Talk It Over - provides students with authentic speaking opportunities, such as interviews, surveys,
and debates. Listening and Speaking in the Real World - offers a variety of practical listening and speaking activities, including role-plays, presentations, small-group discussions, and
pairwork. Real-Life Listening - connects the classroom to real life through real-world situations, understanding of context, and test-taking opportunities.
Video News Broadcasts
- immerse students in authentic language, complete with scaffolding and follow-up activities to reinforce listening and speaking skills. (Refer to ISBN 0-07-233061-9 for Video). Chapter
Themes include (12): School Life Around the World; Experiencing Nature; Livi