Our reading programs use real-world content to develop the English language skills, critical thinking, and learning strategies required for academic success.

Our reading programs use real-world content to develop the English language skills, critical thinking, and learning strategies required for academic success.

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Reading Explorer, Third Edition

A six-level reading series that prepares learners for academic success with highly visual, motivating National Geographic content, strong skills building, and useful vocabulary to help learners become effective and critical readers.

Language(s): American English

Level(s): A2, B1, B2, C1

21st Century Reading

A four-level academic series that uses powerful ideas from TED Talks to teach core reading skills, critical thinking, and the ability to express ideas in English.

Language(s): American English

Level(s): Low-intermediate (US), Intermediate, High-intermediate, Advanced, B1, B2, C1

Reading Explorer, Second Edition

A six-level reading series that uses National Geographic content, video, and visuals to teach reading skills, critical thinking, and inspire a new generation of informed global citizens.

Language(s): American English

Level(s): Low-beginning, Beginning, Low-intermediate (US), Intermediate, High-intermediate, Advanced

Reading for Today, New Edition

A five-level academic reading series that uses National Geographic content and images to systematically develop reading, critical thinking, and vocabulary skills.

Language(s): American English

Reading and Vocabulary Focus

A four-level academic series that uses National Geographic content to provide the essential reading and vocabulary skills necessary for academic success.

Language(s): American English

Level(s): High-beginning, Low-intermediate (US), Intermediate, Advanced

ACTIVE Skills for Reading

A five-level reading series that uses realistic passage types to help students become confident, independent, and active readers.

Language(s): American English

Reading & Vocabulary Development

Language(s): American English

Hot Topics

Language(s): American English

Stories Worth Reading

Language(s): American English

Steps to Academic Reading

Language(s): American English

Single item results

21st Century Reading 3: Student Book/eBook Package, Instant Access

Language(s): American English

Robin Longshaw; Laurie Blass; ...

9781305597198

1st Edition

21st Century Reading 4: Student Book/eBook Package, Instant Access

Language(s): American English

Robin Longshaw; Laurie Blass; ...

9781305597204

1st Edition

Reading & Vocabulary Focus 1: Student Book/eBook Package

Language(s): American English

Jo McEntire

9781305589421

1st Edition

Reading & Vocabulary Focus 2: Student Book/eBook Package

Language(s): American English

Deborah Gordon; Laurie Blass

9781305589438

1st Edition

Reading & Vocabulary Focus 3: Student Book/eBook Package

Language(s): American English

Jessica Williams

9781305589445

1st Edition

Reading & Vocabulary Focus 4: Student Book/eBook Package

Language(s): American English

Catherine Mazur-Jefferies

9781305589452

1st Edition

National Geographic Learning reading programs use real-world content to teach learners to read accurately and confidently in English. Through content from National Geographic and TED Talks, our reading programs prepare learners for the academic classroom and the world by developing their language and skills in reading, vocabulary and critical thinking.