ESL Curricula Descriptions

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

Titlesort ascending Description Members who use this text Library
The Work Experience 2
Learning Level: 2

15 easy stories to encourage reading fluency using workplace themes.

The Work Experience
Jeanne H. Smith and Harry Ringel, New Readers Press
Learning Level: 3

Short readings using workplace themes.

The Salsa Is Hot
William Pickett
Learning Level: 2

Reading series for beginners.

The Rainmaker’s Dog
Cynthia Dresser, St. Martin’s Press publishers
Learning Level: 6

International folk tales that help build communication through discussions.

The Pizza Tastes Great: Dialogues and Stories
William P. Pickett, Prentice Hall Regents publishers
Learning Level: 3 GEL Guide, SPPS MLC, SPPL
The Pizza Tastes Good
William Pickett
Learning Level: 2

Three level reading series for beginners to low intermediate learners using relevant stories about people from around the world.

The New Oxford Picture Dictionary
Oxford University Press
Learning Level: 0 All Members MLC
The New Grammar in Action, Book 2
Barbara H. Foley and Elizabeth Neblett, Heinle and Heinle publishers
Learning Level: 3

Communicative approach to language learning.

GAP, Lao Family, Neighborhood House MLC, SPPL
The New Grammar in Action Book 2
Heinle & Heinle publishers
Learning Level: 5

Complete series focusing on grammar.

GAP, Lao Family MLC, SPPL
The New Grammar in Action Book
Barbara Foley, Heinle and Heinle publishers, Thompson Learning Co. 1998
Learning Level: 2

Presents language structure through  contexts using the 4 core skills.