Join Tom Sawyer, Huckleberry Finn and their friends as they go on a series of exciting adventures on the Mississippi River. Read about how they witness a murder while looking for ghosts in a graveyard, and how they run away to an island, frightening everyone back home.
The One-room School, Missouri
This 3-level series of richly illustrated, full-color readers is designed for young teenagers. It includes both original and classic fiction and non-fiction titles in a variety of genres. Contents include legendary heroes, famous historical characters and events, intriguing mysteries, love, ghosts, adventure and more. Each title integrates a story with activities in the four skills written in the style of Cambridge ESOL examinations, as well as informative background information to provide students with an enjoyable and rewarding, all-in-one reading experience. Audio recordings are available for all titles.
Introduction about the author and their times
Wide variety of activities to help understanding and to work on all four skills and lexis
Guided Internet projects
Cross-curricular dossiers full of background material
CD-ROMs with some titles contain extra interactive language and cross-curricular activities