When you purchase a Pearson English Reader, you get so much more than a book.

Pearson English Readers are designed for English learners of all ages around the world. Each Pearson English Reader title comes with extensive teaching materials and components that keep the learning or teaching experience both fun and effective.

On this page, you’ll find more information on these components. Read on to find out just how much world-class English learning support lies behind each Pearson English Readers title.

Printed Reader

  • World-renowned books, plays, short stories, non-fiction, biography and film/TV adaptations rewritten specifically for English language learners
  • Original stories for English language learners
  • 7 levels, from Easystart to 6
  • Correlated to GSE and CEFR bands for easy placement
  • Before, during and after reading activities
  • Largest range of any other Readers series

Teacher’s Resources created for each Reader
Download the following resources via each reader's product page

  • Teacher’s notes
  • Worksheets
  • Answer keys
  • Progress tests
  • Sample audio

Full Audio MP3 CD

  • Optional bundle with printed reader
  • Range of British and American English
  • Famous characters done with accents (e.g. Mr Bean!)

Printed Reader

  • Intensive reading, with activities throughout the book to encourage reflection and build skills
  • Better scaffolding for struggling readers
  • Non-fiction and original stories for English language learners
  • 5 levels, from Easystart to 4
  • Correlated to GSE and CEFR bands for easy placement
  • Before, during and after reading activities bundled on MultiROM disc
  • Only intensive-reading series from a global publisher on the market
  • New and fresh design, photography, illustrations

Teacher’s Resources created for each Reader
Download the following resources via each reader's product page

  • Teacher’s notes
  • Worksheets
  • Answer keys
  • Progress tests
  • Sample audio available on each reader's product page

Full Audio and further support on MultiROM CD

  • Always sold with printed reader
  • British English or American English

Printed Reader

  • Non-fiction CLIL titles on a range of topics including history, geography, the environment, social studies and many more
  • Disney stories, original stories, Poptropica stories and children’s classics coming in 2015-2016
  • Six levels, from 1 to 6
  • Levelled using headwords, number of words on page, grammatical structures and hours of English learned
  • Before, during and after reading activities
  • Largest range of any other Kids Readers series
  • New and fresh designs, photography, illustrations

Teacher’s Resources created for each Reader

  • Teacher’s notes
  • Curriculum links
  • Before, during and after reading activities
  • Photocopiable worksheets
  • Answer key

Full Audio and Page by Page Audio

  • Available on each reader's product page
  • British English and American English
  • Famous characters done with accents

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