Nobody likes the little duckling because he's ugly, so he sets off on his own. Will the poor duckling ever be happy again? Read this classic story and see how things can have an unexpected turn for the better. A six level series. Use of basic grammatical structures and limited vocabulary Glossy detailed illustrations on each page Simple activities and a picture glossary every four pages Fully dramatized version of the story on CD/CD-ROM.
Gepetto has always wanted a son and now he has Pinocchio. But the little puppet is very naughty and keeps getting in trouble. How will Pinocchio manage to become a real boy? A fun classic story that also teaches how precious it is to be good and honest. The tale is retold by H.Q.Mitchell.
The miller's daughter is in trouble. A strange little man with a funny hat offers her his help, but he wants a lot in return... See what happens next in this classic story and share the quest for the little man's strange name.
This title is based on the classic fairy tale. The ugly duckling doesn't fit in and is chased away by everyone he meets. Will he ever find some true friends? Read it yourself with Ladybird is one of Ladybird's best-selling series. For over thirty-five years it has helped young children who are learning to read develop and improve their reading skills. Each Read it yourself book is very carefully written to include many key, high-frequency words that are vital for learning to read, as well as a limited number of story words that are introduced and practised throughout. Simple sentences and frequently repeated words help to build the confidence of beginner readers and the four different levels of books support children all the way from very first reading practice through to independent, fluent reading. Each book has been carefully checked by educational consultants and can be read independently at home or used in a guided reading session at school. Further content includes comprehension puzzles, helpful notes for parents, carers and teachers, and book band information for use in schools. The Ugly Duckling is a Level 1 Read it yourself title, suitable for very early readers who have had some initial reading instruction and are ready to take their first steps in reading real stories. Each story is told very simply, using a small number of frequently repeated words.
The Ugly Duckling looks different to other ducklings. Chased away by everyone he meets, will he ever find some friends? READ IT YOURSELF is a series of character stories and traditional tales, written in a simple way for children who are learning to read.
PRIMARY READERS - THE KING'S NEW SUIT SB (with CD-ROM) British & American Edition
PRIMARY READERS - THE EMPEROR'S NIGHTINGALE S.B. (with CD-ROM) British & American Edition
The stories are carefully graded at Levels 1-5 to provide easy and enjoyable reading. Beautiful illustrations on every page work closely with the text to help understanding. Each Classic Tale also includes activities related to the story, and a picture dictionary or glossary. Retold by sue Arengo.
This award-winning graded readers series is full of original fiction, adapted fiction and factbooks especially written for teenagers. The Olympics, the Paralympics and the more contemporary extreme action sports, X Games, are the greatest celebrations of international sporting achievement in the world. Each event is carefully described and is followed by the exciting and varied profiles of two young people, both past and present, who have made incredible contributions to the games. This is a British English version of the title. The book comes with a CD-ROM/Audio CD with vocabulary games and complete text recordings. Cambridge Experience Readers, previously called Cambridge Discovery Readers, get your students hooked on reading.
This award-winning graded readers series is full of original fiction, adapted fiction and factbooks especially written for teenagers. Through different voices, this book explores the 'Two Worlds' of immigrants to Britain: the home they left and the home they are now in. The characters outline their reasons for leaving their home country and their impressions of the United Kingdom. This is a British English version of the title. The book comes with a CD-ROM and Audio CD with vocabulary games and complete text recordings. Cambridge Experience Readers, previously called Cambridge Discovery Readers, get your students hooked on reading.
Way Ahead is an imaginative, six-level course for primary school children who are learning English as a first foreign language. The course is reading based, with a strong communicative flavour. The structures and functions of English are taught through a variety of inviting, child-centred activities, which have been carefully graded and are suitable for classes in a variety of cultural backgrounds. At the lower levels, the books introduce a cast of interesting characters who contextualise the language and make learning fun. At the upper levels, new language is presented through a series of motivating and informative topics, and the course develops the skills the children need to pursue their studies to a higher level. This new edition of Way Ahead has been redesigned and updated to attract a new generation of learners. The CD-ROM has interactive games which make learning fun. The extensively rewritten Practice Books include more exercises, additional handwriting work and more challenging practice tests. The new Story Audio Cassettes offer recorded versions of the Readers and the Reading for Pleasure pages from the Pupil s Books.
This award-winning graded readers series is full of original fiction, adapted fiction and factbooks especially written for teenagers. It is 1936 and Europe is on the road to war. Freddie is a working-class English boy who is desperate for more excitement in his life. When he reads about foreign volunteers heading to the war in Spain, he knows what he must do. This is a British English version of the title. The book comes with a CD-ROM and 3 Audio CDs with vocabulary games and complete text recordings. Cambridge Experience Readers, previously called Cambridge Discovery Readers, get your students hooked on reading.
English World is a stunningly visual ten-level course which will take children through from primary to secondary. Written by the authors of best-sellers Way Ahead and Macmillan English, English World combines best practice methodology with innovative new features for the modern classroom. Active whole-class learning is supported by interactive activities on the WB CD-ROM. Thorough grammar and skills work is applied in natural contexts in the real world, through dialogues and cross-curricular material. English World provides a complete package for today s teachers and students. Key features Innovative Teacher s DVD-ROM with teaching methodology videos, teacher training videos and interviews with the course authors as well as the complete digitised Student s Book with Answer Keys, accessible audio and zoomable activities Informative, cross-curricular and cross-cultural content means that students learn about the world through English The stories, topics and projects promote social values and citizenship Systematic skills support and extension in the Workbook helps students develop learning strategies Level 7 has a specially written Dictionary designed to ease the transition from primary to secondary.