Reading Explorer 5, 2e Student Edition + Vital Source eBook (6)

  • AUTHORS: Nancy Douglas; Helen Huntley; Bruce Rogers; David Bohlke
  • ISBN-13: 9781305838918 
  • Grade(s): 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
  • Best Buy Package 
  • 2nd Edition
  • ©2015     Published
  • Level(s): Advanced
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About The Product

Reading Explorer is a six-level, content-based reading series featuring video from National Geographic to help develop reading and vocabulary skills for all learners. Each unit of Reading Explorer contains two reading passages and an optional video activity. Reading passages cover a wide range of real-world topics related to culture, science, social studies, travel, and adventure.

About the Contributor

  • Nancy Douglas

    Nancy Douglas is a teacher, materials writer, and editor who has been in ELT for over twenty years. She has extensive experience working with students from around the world and has co-authored several courses, including the best-selling series World Link and Reading Explorer. She has also edited print and Web-based materials for English language learners as well as professional development courses for teachers.

  • Helen Huntley

  • Bruce Rogers

    Bruce Rogers taught ESL and test preparation courses at the Economics Institute at the University of Colorado, USA, since 1979. He has also taught in special programs in Indonesia, Vietnam, Korea, the Czech Republic, and Egypt. In addition to this series, he is the author of Introductory Guide to the TOEIC Test and The Complete Guide to TOEIC Test, both with National Geographic Learning.

  • David Bohlke

    David Bohlke has over 25 years of experience as a teacher, teacher trainer, program director, editor, and materials writer. He has taught in universities, high schools, language institutes in Japan, Korea, Saudi Arabia, and Morocco, and has conducted multiple teacher-training workshops in Asia, the Middle East, Latin American, and Africa. David holds an M.A. in Applied Linguistics/TESOL. He is currently based in Singapore.

Table of Contents

Unit 1: Collapse
Unit 2: Beyond Earth
Unit 3: Health and Genes
Unit 4: Vanishing Cities
Unit 5: Eco-Living
Unit 6: Wildlife in Trouble
Unit 7: Human Body
Unit 8: Social Behavior
Unit 9: Creativity
Unit 10: Elements and Toxins
Unit 11: Islam and the West
Unit 12: Wealth and Finance


Teacher Components

  • Reading Explorer 5: Classroom Audio CD/DVD Package  (ISBN-10: 1285847067 | ISBN-13: 9781285847061)
  • Reading Explorer 5: Teacher’s Guide  (ISBN-10: 1285847059 | ISBN-13: 9781285847054)
  • Reading Explorer: Assessment CD-ROM with ExamView® (Levels 4–5)  (ISBN-10: 1285847075 | ISBN-13: 9781285847078)