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  • Foundations of Reading and Writing

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    A strong grasp of fundamental reading and writing is a cornerstone of student success across academic disciplines. In this integrated developmental course, students will learn the basic skills needed for college-level English transfer. They’ll practice critical thinking, analyze readings, and apply essay writing strategies.

  • Includes:
    • READING COMPREHENSION
    • THE WRITING PROCESS
    • VOCABULARY DEVELOPMENT
    • GRAMMAR AND MECHANICS
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Before You Read - Methods

Reading and Writing Together - The Persuasive Essay

Broadening Your Vocabulary - More Strategies for Learning New Words

Writing Your Essay - Writing an Introduction

After You Read - Post-Reading Strategies

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Preparing For An Essay

Preparing For An Essay

Two Common Pre-Reading Methods

Two Common Pre-Reading Methods

Interpretting An Assignment

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Patterns Of Organization

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Using Patterns Of Organization

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Try It: Write an Essay

Try It: Write an Essay

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