Author Archives: R I E Library, Mysore

New Book added to the Library

Verses for a multiverse: poems for the new generation

By

Sriraman, T and Krishnaswamy N. editors

Publisher: Orient BlackSwan Pvt. Ltd.,

ISBN: 978-81-250-4274-7

Acc. No.: 74098         Call No.: 811.54

Book Description: This is a coursebook in English poetry designed for undergraduate learners of English. The book has a new approach to poetry: it uses the comparative method. The poems are organized by theme and poems from different periods on the same subject are compared with each other. This provides the student a fresh perspective on poetry. Both contemporary and classic poems are given.  The tasks and activities set on the poems help the student appreciate the technical and aesthetic aspects of the poems.

New Book added to the Library

Developing thinking and understanding in young children: an introduction for students. 2 nd edition.

By

Robson, Sue

Publisher: Routledge Taylor and Francis Group

ISBN: 978-0-415-60971-5

Acc. No.: 74360        Call No.: 155.413 R667

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Book Description: Developing Thinking and Understanding in Young Children presents a comprehensive and accessible overview of contemporary theory and research about young children’s developing thinking and understanding. Throughout this second edition, the ideas and theories presented are enlivened by transcripts of children’s activities and conversations taken from practice and contemporary research, helping readers to make links between theory, research and practice. Each chapter also includes ideas for further reading and suggested activities.

New Book added to the Library

Academic skills: reading, writing, and study skills

level 3

By

Philpot, Sarah..et.al..

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 978-0-19-474161-3

Acc. No.: 73865        Call No.: 428.24 P571

Headway Academic Skills: 3: Reading, Writing, and Study Skills Student's Book

Book Description: Headway Academic Skills can be used independently or alongside a general English course book such as New Headway or New Headway Plus. The course focuses on developing the specific skills required for academic studies and exploring strategies for success in academic learning. It also offers guidance in key study areas and provides plenty of practice to encourage learner independence.

New Book added to the Library

Academic skills: reading, writing, and study skills. Level 2

By

Philpot, Sarah

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 978-0-19-474160-6

Acc. No.: 73863            Call No.: 428.24 P571

Book Description: Headway Academic Skills can be used independently or alongside a general English course book such as New Headway or New Headway Plus. The course focuses on developing the specific skills required for academic studies and exploring strategies for success in academic learning. It also offers guidance in key study areas and provides plenty of practice to encourage learner independence.

New Book added to the Library

Bringing extensive reading into the classroom

By

Day, Richard..et.al..

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 978-0-19-442406-6

Acc. No.: 738333     Call No.: 428.0071 D273

Book Description: The book Describes and explains what is meant by extensive reading and its contribution to language learning. Explains what is meant by a graded reader and what makes a good graded reader. Understand how a graded readers series is written and how it supports extensive reading Explains how you can use class readers, class libraries, and class reading circles Includes four Case Studies to provide an insight into setting up extensive reading programmes in Jordan, Bahrain, and Japan.

New Book added to the Library

Organic chemistry: reactions and reagents

By

Agrawal, O. P. 

Publisher: Krishna Prakashan Media Pvt. Ltd.,

ISBN: 978-81-8283-728-7

Acc. No.:74678     Call No.: 547  Ag261

Book Description:  The book is revised in the light of modern trend of examinations. The complete book is now divided into six different units. Each unit of few chapters ends with the supplementary readings and exercises on the chapters dealt within that unit. At the end of a unit some typical questions with answers are incorporated. these questions have been selected from the examination papers of different universities and competitions.

New Book added to the Library

Oxford basics for children: starting and ending lessons

By

Moir, Naomi

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 978-0-19-442299-4

Acc. No.: 73832   Call. No.: 372.13038 M713

Book Description: Twenty-five activities to settle children into a class or bring the lesson to an end. Starting and Ending Lessons focuses on children’s need for constant language revision. It provides easy, adaptable activities that use movement and games to maintain variety in the classroom.

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