LaunchPad contains resources for you and your students. Click here to go to the landing page of LaunchPad for Real Essays Interactive.
What resources are available for my students?
From your LaunchPad home page, click Resources, then Content by Type. You'll see a list of all the resources available to your students. We'll now take a closer look at each.
The e-Book is every word on every page of the printed text, including all reading selections, activities, and pedagogical tools.
Assignable multiple-choice grammar quizzes that are directly correlated to the grammar concepts covered in the book.
LaunchPad offers adaptive quizzing, which builds confidence with sentence-level skills by adjusting the difficulty level of the items based on students’ responses. LearningCurve offers students hints, tips, and references to relevant advice in the book. The progress bar at the bottom of the screen provides motivation. LearningCurve topics support students as they work through the topics covered in Real Essays Interactive: style, word choice, grammar, punctuation, mechanics, and ESL topics.
Other Resources: Assessment Activities
These activities give students the chance to try out the new processes and strategies the book provides. Using provided sources and step-by-step instructions, students can try out Practice activities on their own or work in groups to come up with the best approach to a given part of the writing process.