Steps to Academic Reading 2: Out of the Ordinary

  • AUTHOR: Jean Zukowski/Faust
  • ISBN-13: 9780155060333 
  • 238 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2002     Published
  • Level(s): Beginning
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About The Product

Immerse your students in refreshing and lively topics while increasing their vocabulary base and preparing them for academic assignments. This series for beginning to high-intermediate learners offers robust comprehension activities that encourage students to access and interact with text and to develop reading and critical thinking skills.


  • High-interest readings about extraordinary people and events present vocabulary in context.
  • Exercises focus on sequencing, vocabulary development, inferences, drawing conclusions, and understanding main ideas.
  • Questions prepare students for a successful reading experience and offer practice with concepts and ideas.

About the Contributor

  • Jean Zukowski/Faust

Table of Contents

1. Christine�s Hogan-and-Breakfast
2. The Stairs in the Chapel
3. Modern Cattle Rustlers
4. As You Smell It
5. Sky Stone
6. The Lost Are Found
7. Skippy
8. Fight Fire with Fire
9. Another One Exactly Like the First
10. Two Years in a Tree
11. Let the Boys Sing!
12. Waystation
13. Water Logs
14. Whopper
15. Hummers
16. Where Did Drake Stop?
17. Junkyard Engineer
18. The Soap Sisters
19. Learning to Speak Klallam
20. A Day on a Tall Ship