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Aesop's Fables: Story Cards
Stories for reading and retelling.
All Around America
Take your students on a trip all around America, visiting 18 famous sites.
American Holidays
Exploring cultural traditions, customs and backgrounds
A To Z Picture Activities for Literacy
Phonics And Vocabulary for Emerging Readers
Basic Conversation Strategies
Learning the Art of Interactive Listening and Conversing


Bumper Sticker
Witty, Thought-Provoking Sayings from North American Highways
to think, talk, and write about.


Business Communication Strategies
in the International Business World


Celebrating American Heroes
13 brief plays to be read aloud dramatically. In each play there are a few main characters and a chorus.
Coloring in English
A Vocabulary Builder for Beginners
Conversation Inspirations
A quick easy resource with over 2000 conversation topics
Conversation Strategies
Pair and group activities for developing communicative competence at the intermediate level
Cultural Differences - text
Read, Discuss, and Write
Exploring and Understanding Cultures Using Academic Skills
Dictations for Discussion
A listening / speaking text. A wide variety of articles, given as dictations, provides topics for lively classroom conversation
Dictations Riddles
Why use dictations? Students generally enjoy them, and they use a wide range of language skills in taking the dictation, checking their work, and then discussing the topic. Why use riddles? Because they are a fun challenge and call on the learners' language skills and general knowledge.
Discussion Strategies
38 activities for developing real discussion skills, high-intermediate to advanced
Do As I Say
Each activity is based on a highly predictable series of steps, called a Sequence. There are three types: Operations, Procedures, and Rituals.
Dragons without Eyes
These 25 tales will entertain, amuse, and instruct people of all ages. The characters and stories from ancient China offer interesting insights into the culture of a nation that is fast becoming a major player on the world's stage
English Interplay
Fun, interactive basic lessons for adult beginners, skills needed for surviving
For Gold and Blood
Part of the Hopes and Dreams series based on the experiences of Chinese-American immigrants and their contributions to the creation of a Multicultural America.
From Sound to Sentence
This book is for learners who have some familiarity with spoken English, but little skill as readers or writers. It can also be useful as a remedial text for learners who are struggling with English spelling.
Go Fish
Go Fish is not just a card game. It is a collection of 86 pairs of brightly colored vocabulary cards showing pictures of things you would find in a home, from knife, fork, and spoon to wastebasket, desk, and computer.
Getting a Fix on Vocabulary
Newspaper articles combined with a study of prefixes, suffixes and affixes

Got It! is the latest in Pro Lingua's collection of language learning games. It's simple, easy to play, fun , and a learning experience. Similar to the popular game Scattergories, teams compete to come up with a list of words that contains individual words that no other team thought of.


Grammar Practice
Worksheets for 212 Interactive Grammar Activities

The Great Big Bingo Book
A photocopyable collection of 44 varied, creative, and enjoyable games for all levels
The Great Big Book of Crosswords
A photocopyable collection of 60 crossword puzzles for literacy and ESL students. Great Dictations is a high beginner/low intermediate-level text that is intended to improve the listening and speaking skills of ESL students. Reading and writing skills are also reinforced, along with attention to vocabulary and grammar. This text provides a wide variety of dictation topics, including provocative news items and information from the Internet.

The Grammar Review Book
This isn't your ordinary grammar book -- you know the kind: A diagram showing how the present perfect works and a few rules to follow. Then various exercises for applying the rule. Few mistakes are made, and you go on to the next unit. But the students continue to mess up the distinction between the present perfect and simple past. Have you used such a book? This book is different. Using students' strengths, it empowers them to become aware of their errors and to self-correct them.
Heroes From American History
An intermediate integrated skills reader that includes 16 remarkable stories of men and women who struggled and succeeded - includes a variety of engaging activities.
How & Why Folktales
12 Classic folktales for reading and retelling.
Hungry No More
Part of the Hopes and Dreams series based on the experiences of Irish-American immigrants, who fled the Irish potato famine, and their contributions to the creation of a Multicultural America in Boston.
The Idiom Book
Idioms, the most difficult and entertaining element of the lively living international language that is English today.

The two-page format of each lesson has four sections.

This collection of improvisations is designed to bridge the gap between the classroom and the street.
In My Opinion
A Photocopyable Collection of Opinion-Gap Discussion Topics. High School to Adult, Intermediate to Advanced. Get your students talking about their personal views and beliefs. 50 activities designed for young adult and adult learners.
Index Card Games for ESL
For upper elementary and middle school, Easy to prepare student centered games at the elementary, intermediate and advanced levels
Index Card Games for Spanish
Revised in 1998, with elementary, intermediate and advanced games
in Spanish
Lexicarry is a student text offering a fun, active, conversational approach to language learning. Free Lexicarry word lists are available in French, German, Italian, Spanish and Japanese at Lexicarry .com
Little Italy
Part of the Hopes and Dreams series based on the experiences of Italian-American immigrants and their contributions to the creation of a Multicultural America.
Living in France
An abundance of cultural facts and insights about France
Living in Greece
An introduction to the culture with facts and insights about Greece
Living in Italy
Everything you need to know about Italian culture and customs
Living in Japan
A readable, entertaining guide with practical advice about Japan
Living in South Korea
Everything you need to know about living in South Korea.
Living in the United States
A Brief Guide to the Culture


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