Explore Our World 6

  • American English
  • AUTHORS: Kate Cory-Wright; Ronald Scro
  • SERIES EDITORS: Dr. JoAnn (Jodi) Crandall; Dr. Joan Kang Shin
  • ISBN-13: 9781305078154 
  • 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: Arts Lost and Found
Unit 2: Amazing Plants!
Unit 3: Volcanoes
Unit 4: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Units 1-4 Review

Let's Talk:
- Can I borrow your bike?
- It could work.

Unit 5: Exciting Sports
Unit 6: History's a Mystery
Unit 7: Chocolate!
Unit 8: Cool Vacations!
Units 5-8 Review

Let's Talk:
- I love it!
- Excuse me.

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 6: Audio CD  (ISBN-10: 1305090519 | ISBN-13: 9781305090514)
  • Explore Our World 6: Classroom Presentation Tool DVD  (ISBN-10: 1305094247 | ISBN-13: 9781305094246)
  • Explore Our World 6: Lesson Planner with Audio CD and Teacher's Resource CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 1305093607 | ISBN-13: 9781305093607)
  • Explore Our World 6: Poster Set  (ISBN-10: 1305109198 | ISBN-13: 9781305109193)
  • Explore Our World 6: Video DVD  (ISBN-10: 1305109880 | ISBN-13: 9781305109889)

Student Supplements

  • Our World Readers: The Cave People of the Karawari, A Disappearing Culture  (ISBN-10: 1133730744 | ISBN-13: 9781133730743)
    Deep in the jungles of Papa New Guinea live an amazing people called the Meakambut. They have lived on the land for generations. But today there are barely 50 Meakambut left, and it is getting harder and harder for them to survive in their caves. Read to learn about how they are trying to preserve their culture and community.
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  • Our World Readers: Two Brothers, Two Rewards  (ISBN-10: 1133730752 | ISBN-13: 9781133730750)
    Once there were two brothers. The younger brother was poor, but happy and kind. When he took care of a hurt sparrow, it rewarded him with a seed that grew pumpkins full of treasure. The older brother, who was greedy and jealous of his younger brother, came up with a plan to get his own reward. But what would his reward be?
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  • Our World Readers: Popocatépetl and Iztaccíhuatl  (ISBN-10: 1133730760 | ISBN-13: 9781133730767)
    Popocatépetl and Iztaccíhuatl are two of the highest volcanoes in Mexico. According to a Mexican myth, Popocatépetl was once an Aztec warrior and Iztaccíhuatl was his lost love. But how did they become volcanoes?
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  • Our World Readers: The Tailor and His Coat  (ISBN-10: 1133730779 | ISBN-13: 9781133730774)
    Joseph dreams of making a coat as beautiful as a butterfly’s wings. One day a man asks Joseph’s father, a tailor, to make him a vest with some beautiful cloth. Joseph uses the extra cloth to make his coat. He wears his coat for many years until it is too worn to wear. What does Joseph do with his old coat, and what memories does he make with the coat?
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  • Our World Readers: Young Cú Chulainn, Athlete and Future Warrior  (ISBN-10: 1133730795 | ISBN-13: 9781133730798)
    Cú Chulainn is the greatest hero and warrior of Irish legend. But he was not always a warrior. Once he was an unknown boy. How did this boy become a legend?
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  • Explore Our World 6: Workbook  (ISBN-10: 1305078861 | ISBN-13: 9781305078864)
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  • Our World Readers: King Midas and His Golden Touch  (ISBN-10: 1133730809 | ISBN-13: 9781133730804)
    Long ago, a powerful king named Midas lived in a place called Phyrgia. Midas had a large kingdom, a beautiful palace, and a loving daughter. But the thing Midas loved most of all was gold. One day, a god gave Midas the power to turn everything he touches into gold. But was this power a blessing, or a curse?
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  • Our World Readers: How Quetzalcoatl Brought Chocolate to the People  (ISBN-10: 1133730817 | ISBN-13: 9781133730811)
    Long ago, only the gods had chocolate. Chocolate made them wise and strong. The gods kept the chocolate for themselves and did not share it with the people. But when one generous god decides to bring chocolate to the people, it makes the other gods very angry. Will they take chocolate away from the people?
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  • Our World Readers: Amazing Beaches  (ISBN-10: 1133730787 | ISBN-13: 9781133730781)
    There are so many different kinds of beaches in the world. There are beaches with white sand, pink sand, red sand, and even black sand! There are beaches crowded with people, and beaches with many unusual animals but almost no humans. Come visit some of the amazing beaches around the world.
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  • Explore Our World 6: Grammar Workbook  (ISBN-10: 1337292982 | ISBN-13: 9781337292986)
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  • Explore Our World 6: Workbook with Audio CD  (ISBN-10: 1305089901 | ISBN-13: 9781305089907)
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Explore Our World 6: Readers Set

  • ISBN-10: 1305621921 | ISBN-13: 9781305621923
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  • Our World Readers: The Cave People of the Karawari, A Disappearing Culture

    List Price = $8.95  | CengageBrain Price = $8.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $6.50
  • Our World Readers: Two Brothers, Two Rewards

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  • Our World Readers: Popocatépetl and Iztaccíhuatl

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  • Our World Readers: The Tailor and His Coat

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  • Our World Readers: Young Cú Chulainn, Athlete and Future Warrior

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  • Our World Readers: King Midas and His Golden Touch

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  • Our World Readers: How Quetzalcoatl Brought Chocolate to the People

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  • Our World Readers: Amazing Beaches

    List Price = $8.95  | CengageBrain Price = $8.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $6.50