Maggie Sokolik

Maggie Sokolik

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College Writing 2x: Workbook Series

College Writing 2x is a popular online university-level academic writing course from edX.org, which has enrolled over 250,000 students since it opened in 2013. These supplementary workbooks, now available in one volume, provide support for the course, which is offered in three parts: How to Write an Essay, English Grammar and Essay Writing, and Academic and Business Writing. The materials can be used during the course or on their own for extra practice. They offer a summary of the material covered during the week as well as extra exercises and resources.
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How to Write an Essay, Workbook 1

Companion workbook for College Writing 2.1x, How to Write an Essay, a free online writing course for English language students, offered by the University of California/Berkeley.
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English Grammar and Essay Writing, Workbook 2

This workbook accompanies the online course, English Grammar and Essay Writing 2.2x, Principles of Written English, the second of a series of three courses offered by College Writing Programs of the University of California, Berkeley through edX.org. You do not need to have taken the first course to benefit from this second one.
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Academic and Business Writing, Workbook 3

This workbook accompanies the online course College Writing 2.3x, Academic and Business Writing, the third of a series of three courses offered by the College Writing Programs of the University of California, Berkeley, through edX.org. You do not need to have taken the first or second courses to benefit from this third one.
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How to Be a Successful MOOC Student

This book is suitable for both native and non-native speakers of English, and is applicable to MOOC classes on any subject (and indeed, for just about any type of online study).
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Fifty Ways to Teach Writing

Writing ought to be the easiest of the four skills for students of English as a Second or Foreign Language. Unlike listening and reading, the students control all the words. Unlike speaking, the students can go back, check their work, revise it, and resubmit it. It should then follow that writing would be one of the most popular courses to teach. Yet teachers never say, "I can't wait till I get tenure, so I can teach some of those composition classes of 35 students."
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Fifty Ways to Teach Grammar

Many textbooks do a fine job of presenting grammar to students. However, some students or classes need more practice after they’ve finished the exercises in their textbook. This guide provides imaginative and enjoyable games, drills, and activities to practice different grammatical structures such as verb tenses, articles, phrasal verbs, pronouns, relative clauses, modals, word forms, syntax, and more.
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Fifty Ways to Practice Grammar

Many textbooks do a fine job of presenting grammar to students. However, some students or classes need more practice after they’ve finished the exercises in their textbook. This guide provides imaginative and enjoyable games, drills, and activities to practice different grammatical structures such as verb tenses, articles, phrasal verbs, pronouns, relative clauses, modals, word forms, syntax, and more.

Maggie Sokolik received her Ph.D. in Applied Linguistics from UCLA. She is the author of over twenty ESL and composition textbooks. She has also written for and been featured in several educational video projects in Japan. She is the editor of TESL-EJ, a peer-reviewed journal for ESL/EFL instructors.

Maggie has taught in College Writing Programs at UC Berkeley for over 20 years, and travels frequently to speak about grammar, writing, and instructor education, most recently in Querétaro, Mexico; Shenzhen, China; Tokyo, Japan; and Hyderabad, India.

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