Explore Our World 5

  • American English
  • AUTHORS: Kate Cory-Wright; Ronald Scro
  • SERIES EDITORS: Dr. JoAnn (Jodi) Crandall; Dr. Joan Kang Shin
  • ISBN-13: 9781305078116 
  • 112 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2015     Published
  • Level(s): A2
  • List Price = $ 24.95 | College Wholesale (Net) Price $18.50
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Overview

About The Product

Explore Our World is a light and lively primary series in American English. It focuses on listening, speaking, and pronunciation activities, supported by fun and fascinating National Geographic content, images, and video, to ensure young learners of English have the essential language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world.

  • An emphasis on listening and speaking activities allows teachers to focus on the key skills young learners need to learn English.
  • The Sounds of English provide pronunciation practice in every unit.
  • The Professional Development Program helps teachers get the most out of Explore Our World.

Features

  • Fun listening and speaking activities develop essential communication skills.
  • The Sounds of English provides pronunciation practice in every unit.
  • Free online activities and support are available for teachers and learners at myNGconnect.com

About the Contributor

AUTHORS
  • Kate Cory-Wright

    Kate Cory-Wright is author of more than twenty ELT books, including primary, secondary, and adult materials. She is also an international teacher trainer, and has given over 500 ELT seminars and workshops across Latin America, the Middle East, and Asia. Recently, she has written an online course for teachers and delivered teacher training webinars. In her free time, she teaches English to Young Learners.

  • Ronald Scro

    Ronald Scro is an instructional designer, writer, and developer of educational products in video, print, e-learning, and blended instruction. He has created educational materials for adults and children for more than 25 years. Ron is currently a managing partner with Applied Vision, LLC in California, which provides design and development services for corporations and educational publishers.

SERIES EDITORS
  • Dr. JoAnn (Jodi) Crandall

    Dr. JoAnn (Jodi) Crandall is Professor Emerita and former Director of the Language, Literacy and Culture Ph.D. Program, and Co-Director of the MA TESOL Program at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. She has worked in all areas of ESL/EFL including teaching, curriculum and materials development, standards development, and teacher training. She is a Series Editor of National Geographic Learning’s young learner programs Welcome to Our World, Our World, and Explore Our World, as well as the teen program Impact, and an author of the professional development title Teaching Young Learners English.

  • Dr. Joan Kang Shin

    Dr. Joan Kang Shin is an Associate Professor of Education at George Mason University and the Academic Program Coordinator of the Teaching Culturally & Linguistically Diverse & Exceptional Learners (TCLDEL) program. Dr. Shin specializes in teaching ESL/EFL to young learners and teenagers and has provided professional development programs and workshops to EFL teachers in over 100 countries around the world. She is a Series Editor of National Geographic Learning’s young learner programs Welcome to Our World, Our World, and Explore Our World, as well as the teen program Impact, and an author of the professional development title Teaching Young Learners English.

Table of Contents

Unit 1: Wonders of the Sea
Unit 2: Good Idea!
Unit 3: That's Really Interesting!
Unit 4: The Science of Fun
Units 1-4 Review

Let's Talk:
- Wow, that's cool!
- What does that mean?

Unit 5: Extreme Weather
Unit 6: Copycat Animals
Unit 7: Music in Our World
Unit 8: Life Out There
Units 5-8 Review

Let's Talk:
- It's my turn.
- Who's going to take notes?

Irregular Verbs
Unit songs
Cutouts
Stickers

Components

Teacher Components

  • Explore Our World 4-6: Assessment Book with Audio CD  (ISBN-10: 1305093925 | ISBN-13: 9781305093928)
  • Our World: Professional Development Classroom Presentation Tool DVD  (ISBN-10: 1285455789 | ISBN-13: 9781285455785)
  • Our World: Professional Development Video Program DVD  (ISBN-10: 1285455797 | ISBN-13: 9781285455792)
  • Explore Our World 5: Audio CD  (ISBN-10: 1305090438 | ISBN-13: 9781305090439)
  • Explore Our World 5: Classroom Presentation Tool DVD  (ISBN-10: 1305094239 | ISBN-13: 9781305094239)
  • Explore Our World 5: Lesson Planner with Audio CD and Teacher's Resource CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 1305093534 | ISBN-13: 9781305093539)
  • Explore Our World 5: Poster Set  (ISBN-10: 130510918X | ISBN-13: 9781305109186)
  • Explore Our World 5: Video DVD  (ISBN-10: 1305109872 | ISBN-13: 9781305109872)

Student Supplements

  • Our World Readers: Stormalong and the Giant Octopus  (ISBN-10: 1133730663 | ISBN-13: 9781133730668)
    Alfred B. Stormalong is a giant man who is the captain of a giant sailing ship. One day while Stormy and his crew are catching fish in the Atlantic, something in the ocean pulls on the ship’s anchor and won’t let go. What will Stormy do?
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  • Our World Readers: Sweet Surprises, Accidental Food Inventions  (ISBN-10: 1133730671 | ISBN-13: 9781133730675)
    Some inventions are created on purpose, like the television or the car. But some inventions are created by accident. Some of the most popular snacks and desserts were invented this way. Read to find out about how some of them were invented.
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  • Our World Readers: Hurum’s Hobby  (ISBN-10: 113373068X | ISBN-13: 9781133730682)
    Many kids have a hobby. Some kids leave their hobby behind as they grow up. But others turn their hobby into the work they do as an adult, like Jørn Hurum. Read to learn about Jørn’s childhood hobby and how it became his career.
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  • Our World Readers: The Tug-of-War  (ISBN-10: 1133730698 | ISBN-13: 9781133730699)
    One morning, the animals in the jungle had an argument. Some said Elephant was the strongest animal in the jungle. Others said Hippo was the strongest. When Turtle says that he is the strongest, the other animals laugh at him. Can Turtle prove he is the strongest animal in the forest?
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  • Our World Readers: The Tale of Thunder and Lightning  (ISBN-10: 1133730701 | ISBN-13: 9781133730705)
    Long ago, Thunder was a mother sheep and Lightning was her son. When Lightning became angry, he shot bolts of lightning from his horns. This made Thunder yell at him, which shook the ground. Because they caused so much trouble in the village, the king made Thunder and Lightning leave Earth. But where did they go?
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  • Explore Our World 5: Workbook  (ISBN-10: 1305078357 | ISBN-13: 9781305078352)
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  • Our World Readers: How Tiger Got His Stripes  (ISBN-10: 113373071X | ISBN-13: 9781133730712)
    Many years ago Tiger’s fur was all orange. But one day Tiger was tricked by a man, and that trick led to Tiger’s fur getting stripes. What was the man’s trick?
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  • Our World Readers: The Songbirds’ Flute  (ISBN-10: 1133730728 | ISBN-13: 9781133730729)
    There was once an unhappy princess. Her father, the king, held a concert. He promised great riches to the musician who could make his daughter smile. One man sang so beautifully that the princess smiled. But he did not want gold. He only wanted the princess’ love. The princess agreed to marry him only if he learned to sing as sweetly as the songbirds. Would he succeed and win the princess?
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  • Our World Readers: How the Milky Way Began  (ISBN-10: 1133730736 | ISBN-13: 9781133730736)
    Long ago people told stories to explain how the universe began. The Cherokee people of North America believed that the Earth was an island on a big sea, and the sky was attached to it with ropes. They believed there was only a moon in the sky, with no stars to keep it company. What story did the Cherokee tell about how the Milky Way began?
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  • Explore Our World 5: Grammar Workbook  (ISBN-10: 1337292974 | ISBN-13: 9781337292979)
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  • Explore Our World 5: Workbook with Audio CD  (ISBN-10: 1305089898 | ISBN-13: 9781305089891)
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Explore Our World 5: Readers Set

  • ISBN-10: 1305621913 | ISBN-13: 9781305621916
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  • Our World Readers: Stormalong and the Giant Octopus

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  • Our World Readers: Hurum’s Hobby

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  • Our World Readers: The Tug-of-War

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  • Our World Readers: The Tale of Thunder and Lightning

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  • Our World Readers: How Tiger Got His Stripes

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  • Our World Readers: The Songbirds’ Flute

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  • Our World Readers: How the Milky Way Began

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