ESL Curricula Descriptions

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

Title Description Members who use this text Library
Take Charge (series)
McGraw Hill publishers
Learning Level: 5 Lao Family MLC
The Complete Get That Job
Jurg Oppliger, New Readers Press Publishers
Learning Level: 5

For the high-level learner; provides worksheet exercises for the job seeker.

HAP MLC
The Complete Get That Job!
Jurg Oppliger, New Readers Press publishers
Learning Level: 5

Worksheet exercises for job seekers.

The House on Mango Street
Sandra Cisneros, Vintage Books, a division of Random House publishers
Learning Level: 5

Novel of a young girl growing up in the Latino section of Chicago.

GAP SPPL
The New Grammar in Action Book 2
Heinle & Heinle publishers
Learning Level: 5

Complete series focusing on grammar.

GAP, Lao Family MLC, SPPL
Word of Mouth
Susan Earle-Carlin and Susan Proctor, Heinle & Heinle publishers
Learning Level: 5

Moves students frm conversational survival skills to the introduction of academic discussion skills.

SPPS MLC
Working in English Book 2
Marianne Brems, Contemporary Books
Learning Level: 5

Focus on beginning language skills for the world of work.

HAP SPPL
Working It Out
Ronna Macy, Heinle & Heinle publishers
Learning Level: 5

Multilevel personal stories in a workplace context.

MLC MLC
Workplace Plus (living and working in English)
Edwina Hoffman, Longman publishers
Learning Level: 5

Integrated with CASAS life skills: teaches self-sufficiency in a workplace community.

HAP
Workskills Book 2
Mary L. Beilfuss-Bryne and Susan C. Quatrini, Prentice Hall publishers
Learning Level: 5 HAP, JFS MLC, SPPL

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