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Test Bank for Read Think Write: True Integration Through Academic Content Rothman

Downloadable Instructor Test Bank for Read Think Write: True Integration Through Academic Content, David Rothman, Jilani Warsi, ISBN-10: 0134713796, ISBN-13: 9780134713793

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Read Think Write

2. Psychology

3. Criminal Justice

4. Environmental Science

5. Literature

6. Education

7. Health and Nutrition

8. Nursing

9. Business

10. Sociology

Appendices

DETAILED CONTENTS

1. Introduction to Read Think Write

The Philosophy of Read Think Write

Visual Road Map of Read Think Write: A True Integration of Skills

The Reading-Thinking-Writing Process

The Reading Process

Pre-Reading

Read the Title and Subtitle (if any)

Consider Your Prior Knowledge of the Topic

Determine the Author’s Purpose

Skim the Reading for Length, Organization, and Genre

Skim the Reading to Gain a General Sense of What It Contains

During Reading

Do a Close Reading of the Text

Post-Reading

The Thinking Process

Observation

Evaluation

Critical Response

The Writing Process

Pre-Writing

Choosing and Narrowing Your Topic

Researching a Topic and Evaluating Sources

Brainstorming

Clustering

Questioning

Outlining

Writing a First Draft

Writing Unified and Coherent Paragraphs

Post-Writing

Revising

Editing

Revision is a Recursive Process

Plagiarism

Oral vs. Written Communication

Previewing the Features of Read Think Write

2. Psychology

Introduction to the Field of Psychology

Chapter Essay Question: Can human behavior be changed?

Previewing Psychology

Writing on the Wall

Key Terms in Psychology

Success in Reading: Focus and Motivation

Reading Selection 1: “Identical Strangers” Explore Nature Vs. Nature, Joe Richman

Thematic Links

Writing Without Boundaries: There Are No Check Points!

Reading Selection 2: Why Behavior Change is Hard — and Why You Should Keep Trying, Harvard Health Magazine

Thematic Links

Reading Skill Focus: Determining Meaning from Context

Denotation and Connotation

Context Clues

Two Strategies for Determining Meaning Using Context Clues

Reading Selection 3: Genetic Clues on Personality, Carole Wade and Carol Tavris

Thematic Links

Think to Write

It’s Showtime

Writing skill focus: Paraphrasing

Writing skill focus: Summarizing

Three Important Characteristics of a Summary

Writing a Summary

Avoiding Plagiarism in Summary Writing

Trouble-Spots in Writing: Working with Reporting Words in a Summary

Then and Now

Virtual Scavengers

Chapter Essay Assignment: Can human behavior be changed?

Focus on Form: Editing Reporting Verb Usage

Chapter Debate: Can human behavior be changed?

3. Criminal Justice

Introduction to the Field of Criminal Justice

Chapter Essay Question: Do you believe that the police live up to thepromise of protecting and serving the community?

Previewing Criminal Justice

Writing on the Wall

Key Terms in Criminal Justice

Success in Reading: Read Actively by Asking Pertinent Questions

Reading Selection 1: Some Say Cop Videos Misleading, William M. Welch

Thematic Links

Writing Without Boundaries: There Are No Check Points!

Reading Selection 2: Young Offenders Locked up for Life, New York Times Editorial

Thematic Links

Reading Skill Focus: Identifying Topics and Main Ideas (Stated and Implied)

Movie Analogy: Understanding the Concept of Main Idea

Main Idea versus Topic

Identifying the Main Idea (Stated or Implied) of a Reading

Identifying Stated Main Ideas in Paragraphs in Readings

Identifying Implied Main Ideas in Paragraphs in Readings

Reading Selection 3: Corruption and Integrity, Frank Schmalleger

Thematic Links

Think to Write

It’s Showtime

Writing SKILL FOCUS: Writing an Introduction with a Thesis Statement

Composing Introductory Paragraphs: Problems to Avoid

Writing a Thesis Statement

Trouble-Spots in Writing: Editing for Subject-Verb Agreement

Then and Now

Virtual Scavengers

Chapter Essay Assignment: Do you believe that the police live up to the promise of protecting and serving the community?

Focus on Form: Editing Subject-Verb Agreement Usage

Chapter Debate: Do you believe that the police live up to the promise of protecting and serving

the community?

4. Environmental Science

Introduction to the Field of Environmental Science

Chapter Essay Question: How can we best preserve all forms of life on earth?

Previewing Environmental Science

Writing on the Wall

Key Terms in Environmental Science

Success in Reading: Interpreting Graphics

Interpreting a bar Graph

Reading Selection 1: Ocean Life Faces Mass Extinctions, Broad Study Says, Carl Zimmer

Writing Without Boundaries: There Are No Check Points!

Reading Selection 2: How Biodiversity Keeps Earth Alive, David Biello

Reading Selection 3: Science and the Environment, Richard T. Wright and Dorothy F. Boorse

Think to Write

It’s Showtime

writing skill focus: Writing Topic Sentences

Writing Manageable Topic Sentences: Neither Too General, Nor Too Specific

Reading Skill Focus: Supporting Details

Types of Supporting Details

Major and Minor Details

writing skill focus: Developing Body Paragraphs

Trouble Spots in Writing: Revising and Proofreading

Proofreading Your essay

Then and Now

Virtual Scavengers

Chapter Essay Assignment: How can we best preserve all forms of life on earth?

Focus on Form: Revising and Proofreading

Chapter Debate: How can we best preserve all forms of life on earth?

5. Literature

Introduction to the Field of Literature

Chapter Essay Question: Choose an example of a character, a setting or a plot

movement from one of the chapter readings, and describe how it is significant to you

Previewing Literature

Writing on the Wall

Key Terms in Literature

Success in Reading: Re-Reading

Reading Selection 1: Two Poems

“The New Colossus,” Emma Lazurus

“Phenomenal Woman,” Maya Angelou

Thematic Links

Writing Without Boundaries: There Are No Check Points!

Reading Selection 2: “Samuel,” Grace Paley

Thematic links

reading skill focus: Making Inferences

Making Inferences Working from Written Text

Strategies for Making Inferences

Reading Selection 3: A scene from The Piano Lesson, August Wilson

Reading Selection 4: What is Literature, and Why Do We Study It? Edgar V. Roberts

Think to Write

It’s Showtime!

writing skill focus: Writing a Concluding Paragraph

Trouble Spots in Writing: Controlling Verb Tense

Then and Now

Virtual Scavengers

Special Writing Feature 1: Writing a Short Creative Work of Fiction

Brainstorming Ideas for Your Creative Work

Special Writing Feature 2: Writing About Literature

Chapter Essay Assignment: Choose an example of a character, a setting or a plot

movement from one of the chapter readings, and describe how it is significant to you

Focus on Form: Editing for Verb-Tense Control

Chapter Debate: What is the Future of Lending Libraries?

6. Education

Introduction to the Field of Education

Chapter Essay Question: Is a college education worth it?

Previewing Education

Writing on the Wall

Key Terms in Education

Success in Reading: Read Actively through Highlighting and Annotating Relevant Text

Highlighting

Annotating

Reading Selection 1: “Learning and teaching a Two-Way Calle in Boston,” Michelle Lefort

Thematic Links

Writing Without Boundaries: There are No Check Points!

Reading Selection 2: “A More Nuanced Bill Gates,” Doug Lederman and Ry Rivard

Thematic Links

reading skill focus: Recognizing Author’s Purpose and Tone

Recognizing an Author’s Purpose

Understanding Tone

Reading Selection 3: How is Teaching Changing?, George S. Morrison

Think to Write

It’s Showtime

writing skill focus: Awareness of Audience

Trouble Spots in Writing: A Bumpy Road without Transitions

Then and Now

Virtual Scavengers

Chapter Essay Assignment: Is a college education worth it?

Focus on Form: Using Transition Words

Chapter Debate: Is a college education worth it?

7. Health and Nutrition

Introduction to the Field of Health and Nutrition

Chapter Essay Question: What are the secrets to living a long and healthy life?

Previewing Health and Nutrition

Writing on the Wall

Key Terms in Health and Nutrition

Success in Reading: Skimming and Scanning

Skimming

Scanning

Reading Selection 1: “Study: Ban on Fast-Food TV Ads May Cut Obesity,” USA Today

Thematic Links

Writing Without Boundaries: There Are No Check Points!

Reading Selection 2: “Japan’s Women Toast Their Own Health as Life Expectancy Rises Again,” Justin McCurry

Thematic Links

reading skill focus: Internet Research and Evaluating Web Sources

Guidelines for Internet Research

Evaluating Web Sources

Practicing the Skill

Reading Selection 3: Genetically Modified Organisms: A Blessing or a Curse? Janice Thompson and Melinda Manore

Thematic Links

Think to Write: Summary/Response

It’s Showtime!

writing skill focus: The Art of Argumentation

Thesis Statement

Build in Supporting Evidence: Support Your Ideas to Strengthen your Arguments

Student Essay: “Is Giving Up Meat a Wise Dietary Choice?” Rupert Walker

Then and now

Trouble Spots in Writing: Faulty Argumentation

Paths to Faulty Argumentation: A Top Five List

Then and Now

Virtual Scavengers

Chapter Essay Assignment: What are the secrets to living a long and healthy life?

Focus on Form: Editing Faulty Arguments

Chapter Debate: Is the quality of your health over a lifetime more influenced by your genetic

makeup or by the lifestyle choices you make?

8. Nursing

Introduction to the Field of Nursing

Chapter Essay Question: What are the most important qualities of an excellent nurse?

Previewing Nursing

Writing on the Wall

Key Terms in Nursing

Success in Reading: Recognizing a Diversity of Genres

Genres in Reading

Reading Selection 1: “Men are Much in the Sights of Recruiters in Nursing,” Eve Tahmincioglu

Writing Without Boundaries: There Are No Check Points!

Reading Selection 2: “Qualities of a Good Nurse,” Reshma Jirage

reading skill focus: Patterns of Organization

Chronological Order/Process

Listing

Definition

Illustration and Example

Comparison and Contrast

Cause and Effect

Classification

Reading Selection 3: Overview of Nursing Process, Judith Wilkinson

Think to Write

It’s Showtime!

writing skill focus: Choosing Patterns of Organization to Match Your Writing Assignment

Trouble Spots in Writing: Formal versus Informal Writing

Then and Now

Virtual Scavengers

Chapter Essay Assignment: What are the most important qualities of an excellent nurse?

Focus on Form: Informal Versus Formal Writing

Chapter Debate: What are the most important qualities of an excellent nurse?

9. Business

Introduction to the Field of Business

Chapter Essay Question: Can business and ethics coexist?

Previewing Business

Writing on the Wall

Key Terms in Business

Reading Selection 1: “Business Leaders Beware: Ethical Drift Makes Standards Slip,” Sebastian Bailey

Writing Without Boundaries: There Are No Check Points!

Reading Selection 2: Why Facebook Should Follow Ethical Standards – Like Everybody Else, Robert Klitzman

reading skill focus: Facts Versus Opinions

Facts

Opinions

Differentiating Between Facts and Opinions

Signs of an Author’s Point of View

Consider Genre When Distinguishing Facts from Opinions

Reading Selection 3: Understanding Business Ethics and Social Responsibility, Is Fair Trade Really

Fair? Ebert & Griffin

Think to Write

It’s Showtime

writing skill focus: MLA Documentation Style for the Humanities

Formatting Your Paper

Citing Your Sources

In-Text Citations

Works Cited Page

Integrating Quotations

Trouble Spots in Writing: Punctuation Issues

Using a Comma

Using a Semicolon

Using a Colon

Using Apostrophes

Using Quotation Marks

Using End Punctuation

Using Hyphens

Using Dashes

Using Ellipses

Then and Now

Virtual Scavengers

Chapter Essay Assignment: Can business and ethics coexist?

Focus on Form: Editing Faulty Arguments

Chapter Debate: Can business and ethics coexist?

10. Sociology

Introduction to the Field of Sociology

Chapter Essay Question: Aside from physiological differences, are men and women truly different in any significant ways?

Previewing Sociology

Writing on the Wall

Key Terms in Sociology

Success in Reading: Finding and Evaluating Evidence in Text

Guidelines for Evaluating Supporting Evidence

Reading Selection 1: adapted from You Just Don’t Understand: Women and Men in Conversation,

Deborah Tannen

Writing Without Boundaries: There Are No Check Points!

Reading Selection 2: “The Boys Have Fallen Behind,” Nicholas Kristof

reading skill focus: Effective Strategies for Answering Multiple-Choice Questions

Become Familiar with the Most Common Question Types

“Enter the Text”

Find Evidence to Support Your Answer Choice

Justify the Incorrect Answer Options

Reading Selection 3: Marriage, Divorce, and Gender, John C. Macionis

Think to Write

It’s Showtime

writing skill focus: Keeping it Together: Revisiting Unity and Coherence

Trouble Spots in Writing: Writer’s Block

Then and Now

Virtual Scavengers

Chapter Essay Assignment: Aside from physiological differences, are men and women truly different in any significant ways?

Focus on Form: Putting It All Together

Chapter Debate: Aside from physiological differences, are men and women truly different in

any significant ways?

Appendix 1: List of Transitional Words

Appendix 2: Revision Checklist

Appendix 3: Editing Checklist)

Appendix 4: Peer Editing Checklist

Appendix 5: Guidelines for Debate- with topics for selected chapters

Appendix 6: Guidelines for Panel Discussion – with set up for selected chapters

Appendix 7: A list of Correction Codes for instructor feedback