Javier Arrives in the U. S.: A Text for Developing Readers / Edition 1

Javier Arrives in the U. S.: A Text for Developing Readers / Edition 1

by Nina G. Rosen
ISBN-10:
0135121205
ISBN-13:
9780135121207
Pub. Date:
02/22/1994
Publisher:
Pearson Education ESL

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Javier Arrives in the U. S.: A Text for Developing Readers / Edition 1

This book combines a highly-motivating fictional story with a wide array of reading exercises to help those learning English build their reading skills. This story is based on the lives of students from the Latin community and surrounding ethnic neighborhoods, thus helping second language learners to identify with the character and the situations Javier encounters, as they themselves learn a new language. Exercises are provided in each chapter to build successful reading skills. Beginning/intermediate-level ESL learners.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780135121207
Publisher: Pearson Education ESL
Publication date: 02/22/1994
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 222
Product dimensions: 6.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction to the Teacher

Introduction to the Student

Learn About Your Book

1 Javier in Jalisco

2 Arrival

3 A Reunion with Papa

4 School Days

5 A Visit to the Doctor

6 A New Romance: Guadalupe

7 Lunchtime

8 On the Yard

9 Car Love

10 Abuelita’s Visit

11 A Surprise

12 A Gang Problem

13 A Gang Confrontation

14 New Beginnings

Word Recognition Exercises

Word Recognition Progress Chart

Javier: The Whole Story

Glossary of Terms

Reading Certificate

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