is a five–level academic writing series which features explicit writing skills instruction and
provides the necessary application and practice needed to establish a solid foundation for effective, critical writing.
takes a genre–based approach to writing which guides students to learn how to write in
different contexts such as newspaper articles, persuasive essays, and summaries while providing systematic
acquisition of the entire Academic Word List.
- Explicit writing skills, including analyzing audience and purpose, providing a hook, and using correct register,
prepare students for academic writing.
- Writing models show examples of authentic academic text types and allow students to analyze what makes
a text effective before creating their own, developing their skills as academic writers.
- Grammar and vocabulary instruction ensure students are good writers on both a sentence and an essay
- The iTools digital classroom presentation tool features a book–on–screen format to focus the class on teaching
points and to facilitate classroom management. Writing worksheets provide additional practice with
genres and writing models, and customizable Unit, Mid–term, and Final Test.