ESL Curricula Descriptions

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

Title Description Members who use this text Library
Amazing Stories (series)
Houghton Mifflin
Learning Level: 6

Engaging readings helps build vocabulary through true human interest readings, exercises included.

Lao Family
Apply Yourself (series)
Li Johnson and Lynn Levey, Longman publishers
Learning Level: 6

English for job search success.

JFS
Azar Grammar (series)
Suzanne W. Woodward, Prentice Hall Regents
Learning Level: 6

Fun with grammar and communicative activities.

JFS, SPPS MLC
Cultural Connection: Tapestry series
Heinle & Heinle publishers
Learning Level: 6

Focus on improving language skills and cultural awareness.

SPPS
Culturally Speaking, 2nd edition
Rhona Genzel and Martha Graves Cummings, Heinle & Heinle publishers
Learning Level: 6

Learners share cultural thoughts and experiences and compare them to everyday life in North America.

SPPS MLC
Day by Day (series)
Steven J. Molinsky, Prentice Hall Regents publishers
Learning Level: 6

English for communicating in the workplace.

JFS MLC, SPPL
Even More True Stories: An Intermediate Reader
Sandra Heyer, Addison Wesley publishers
Learning Level: 6

Amazing true stories used for ESL reading text.  A variety of reading activities accompany each story.

SPPS MLC, SPPL
Get It? Got It! (Tapestry Series); listening to others/ speaking for ourselves
Mary McVey Gill and Pamela Hartmann, Heinle & Heinle publishers
Learning Level: 6

Listening to others and speaking for ourselves.

SPPS MLC
Lifeprints: ESL for Adults
Christy Newman, New Readers Press
Learning Level: 6

Presented in cultural context, learners work on skills needed at home, work and the community.

CLUES, HCC, Neighborhood House MLC, SPPL
Literacy Plus
Joan Saslow, Pearson Education publishers
Learning Level: 6

Learners work on language, life skills and civics.

HCC MLC

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