Our World Readers

Language(s): American English, British English

Level(s): Pre-A1, A1, A2, B1


The Our World Readers are six levels of original stories, folk tales, myths, and non-fiction from around the globe.

Used alone or to support the Our World and Explore Our World series, the Our World Readers are a great way to encourage reading for fun and bring storytelling into the English language-learning classroom.

  • Facts and activities spreads close each reader and tie the story to the real-world.
  • Big Books are availablefor each Level 1 and 2 reader.
  • Story Time video is available on the Story Time DVDs.

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National Geographic Learning

National Geographic Learning’s mission is to bring the world to the classroom and the classroom to life. With our English language programs, students learn about their world by experiencing it. Throug... more
Series Editors

Dr. Joan Kang Shin

Dr. Joan Kang Shin is an Associate Professor of Education at George Mason University and the Academic Program Coordinator of the Teaching Culturally & Linguistically Diverse & Exceptional Learners (TC... more

Dr. JoAnn (Jodi) Crandall

Dr. JoAnn (Jodi) Crandall is Professor Emerita and former Director of the Language, Literacy and Culture Ph.D. Program, and Co-Director of the MA TESO... more
Story Time Video
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