ESL Curricula Descriptions

This page contains brief descriptions of various ESL curricula, by levels.

Titlesort descending Description Members who use this text Library
Basic Grammar in Action
Heinle & Heinle Publishers
Learning Level: 0

Provides a foundation that is basic for language development.

Basic Grammar in Action
Heinle and Heinle, Thompson Learning Company
Learning Level: 1

Beginning of a series which teaches the four core language skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing.

Basic Grammar in Action 3, an integrated course in English
Barbara Foley and Elizabeth Neblett, Heinle & Heinle
Learning Level: 4

Grammar series.

Basic Study Skills for Academic Success
Hannah Prashkar, Linmore publishers
Learning Level: 5

Guides learner through basic study skills including reading graphs, note taking, and writing reports.

Capitol Hill MLC
Before Book 1
Learning Level: 0

Listening activities for pre-literate students.

Beginning Stories from the Heart: A reading and Writing Book for Teens and Adults
Ronna Magy, Linmore publlishers
Learning Level: 2

Authentic stories written by teens and adults from 15 different countries.

Bridge to Literacy
Dominie publishers
Learning Level: 2 Lao Family MLC
Cambridge Handbooks for Language Teachers (series)
Penny Ur, Cambridge University Press
Learning Level: 0

Series of 30 titles that offer support and guidelines for practical usage.

Cambridge Handbooks for Language Teachers (series)
Cambridge Press
Learning Level: 2 MLC
Chalk Talks
Norma Shapiro and Carol Genser, Command Performance Language Institute
Learning Level: 0

Free oral expressions through quick and easy symbols using student generated lessons.