Footprint Reading Library

  • AUTHOR: Rob Waring
  • ©2008  | Published
  • Recommended For: Adult Education | Higher Education | Private Language Schools | Summer School | Teens
  • Grade(s): 9 , 10 , 11 , 12
  • Subject(s): Graded Readers

Overview

About the Program

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Welcome to the sights and sounds of the world with the Footprint Reading Library, a unique series of graded readers for learners of English. This series offers fascinating stories from the four corners of our world, and develops the language and skills needed to understand non-fiction.

  • A rich selection of engaging non-fiction readers, grouped into five themes: Incredible Animals, Fascinating Places, Remarkable People, Exciting Activities, Amazing Science
  • One hundred individual readers, graded at eight levels from pre-intermediate to advanced, covering 800 to 3,000 headwords.
  • Each reader is available with or without a DVD-ROM containing both video and audio content for that reader.
  • Carefully-controlled grammar syllabus covers the most typically-taught structures in course books.
  • Teacher support includes an Audio Program, DVDs, Teacher’s Books and Assessment CD-ROMs with ExamView®.

About the Author

AUTHOR
  • Rob Waring

    Dr. Rob Waring is an Associate Professor at Notre Dame Seishin Women's University in Okayama, Japan. His research interests extend to reading and the acquisition of vocabulary. He is a founding member of the Extensive Reading Foundation and a well-known expert on Extensive Reading. He has published many articles on Extensive Reading and is program advisor to many educational institutions throughout Asia. He maintains an Extensive Reading website, and is owner and moderator of the Extensive Reading discussion list. He was co-conference chair of JALT 2005 in Shizuoka, Japan.

Products Included

Technology

Experience the sights and sounds of the world with the Footprint Reading Library Online, a series of graded eReaders created with National Geographic. You and your learners can choose from 100 informative and exciting non-fiction selections, all supported by video, audio, and an automatically-graded quiz.

To enjoy your free eReader today, click the “Downloads” link above.