The Bear's Mouth: Foundations 5

  • AUTHORS: Rob Waring; Maurice Jamall
  • ISBN-13: 9781413028874 
  • 16 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2006     Published
  • Level(s): Pre-A1 | Starter
  • List Price = $ 12.95 | College Wholesale (Net) Price $9.75
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About The Product

At the summer camp two teams have to race to find some flags hidden in the forest. They are told the final flag is "in the bear's mouth." Who finds the flag, and how do they get it out of the bear's mouth?


  • Graded at seven levels, with six readers per level, ranging from 75 to 350 headwords
  • Adventure, drama, detective, and romance stories - all of which deal with issues and topics that teens want to read about
  • Illustrated in full color which, combined with carefully controlled language, enables beginning learners to read successfully and confidently
  • Practice, extend, and recycle the most useful and frequent vocabulary, phrases and expressions that beginning learners need.
  • Carefully-controlled grammar syllabus that covers the grammar most typically taught in the early years of learning English
  • Designed so that each Reader can be used for fluency and enjoyment, as well as for explicit language practice (when used with the support materials)
  • Supported by Activity Books (including tests), Lesson Planners, and an Audio Program on CD and Cassette for each level

About the Contributor

  • 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.

  • Maurice Jamall

    Maurice Jamall is an Associate Professor of English at Seikei University in Tokyo. He has been involved in ELT instruction, teacher training, and materials development for 18 years.


Teacher Components

  • Foundations Reading Library 5: Lesson Planner  (ISBN-10: 142400098X | ISBN-13: 9781424000982)
    Lesson Planner for Foundations Reader Level 5

Student Supplements

  • Foundations Reading Library 5: Activity Book  (ISBN-10: 1424000556 | ISBN-13: 9781424000555)
    Activity book for Foundations Reader Level 5
    List Price = 19.95  | CengageBrain Price = 19.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = 15.00
  • Foundations Reading Library 5: Audio CDs (2)  (ISBN-10: 1424000629 | ISBN-13: 9781424000623)
    Audio CD for Foundations Reader Level 5
    List Price = 71.95  | CengageBrain Price = 71.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = 54.00
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