Explore Our World

Dr. Joan Kang Shin, Dr. JoAnn (Jodi) Crandall

© 2015

Recommended for: Young Learners

Levels: Beginning Pre-A1 | Elementary A1 | Pre-Intermediate A2

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Explore Our World is a light and lively seven-level primary series in American English. It focuses on listening, speaking, and pronunciation activities, supported by fun and fascinating National Geographic content, images, and video, to ensure young learners of English have the essential language, skills, and knowledge they need to understand their world.

  • An emphasis on listening and speaking activities allows instructors to focus on the key skills young learners need to learn English.
  • The Sounds of English provide pronunciation practice in every unit.
  • National Geographic video inspires and motivates young learners.
  • The Professional Development Program helps teachers get the most out of Explore Our World.
  • Easy-to-use technology reinforces and enhances the content of the Student Book.
  • Free online activities and support are available for teachers and learners at myNGconnect.com

Each level of Explore Our World includes:

  • Fun listening and speaking activities
  • Songs and games
  • Video activities
  • National Geographic Values and Mission pages
  • The Sounds of English for pronunciation practice, and much more!

New Explore Our World Grammar Workbooks are now available, providing structured, sequenced grammar practice and presentation that can be done individually, in or out of the classroom, and extends the grammar lessons and practice found in the Explore Our World Student Books, Workbooks, and Activity Worksheets.

Each grammar workbook includes:

  • 2 pages of grammar practice, including new exemplars for additional presentation, for each of the 18 grammar topics in the Explore Our World Student Book
  • Answer Keys provided for instructors on myNGconnect.com

Professional development made easy

Dr. Joan Kang Shin has designed a Professional Development program that helps teachers improve their classroom practice, and get the most out of Explore Our World.

16 hours of video for young learners

Created especially for young learners of English, Explore Our World Video is fully integrated into the Explore Our World teaching and learning materials, with 15-20 fun-fi lled minutes of video for each unit.

Technology that brings your classroom to life

A Classroom Presentation Tool DVD for each level integrates all the teaching resources, including video, songs, games, and language presentation, making it easy to bring the classroom to life!

myNGconnect.com is an online companion site for teachers and learners, and provides easy access to resources that support, reinforce, and build on the learning done in the classroom.

Level 1

Student Book
ISBN: 9781305077218

Workbook with Audio CD
ISBN: 9781305084704

Lesson Planner w/Audio CD and Teacher’s CDROM
ISBN: 9781305091832

Classroom Presentation Tool DVD
ISBN: 9781305094192

Video DVD
ISBN: 9781305109667

Audio CD
ISBN: 9781305090286

Poster Set
ISBN: 9781305109148

Picture Cards Set
ISBN: 9781305109407


Level 2

Student Book
ISBN: 9781305077430

Workbook with Audio CD
ISBN: 9781305089853

Lesson Planner w/Audio CD and Teacher’s CDROM
ISBN: 9781305093492

Classroom Presentation Tool DVD
ISBN: 9781305094208

Video DVD
ISBN: 9781305109735

Audio CD
ISBN: 9781305090293

Poster Set
ISBN: 9781305109155

Picture Cards Set
ISBN: 9781305410114


Level 3

Student Book
ISBN: 9781305077669

Workbook with Audio CD
ISBN: 9781305089860

Lesson Planner w/Audio CD and Teacher’s CDROM
ISBN: 9781305093508

Classroom Presentation Tool DVD
ISBN: 9781305094215

Video DVD
ISBN: 9781305109858

Audio CD
ISBN: 9781305090309

Poster Set
ISBN: 9781305109162

Picture Cards Set
ISBN: 9781305410121


Level 4

Student Book
ISBN: 9781305077683

Workbook with Audio CD
ISBN: 9781305089877

Lesson Planner w/Audio CD and Teacher’s CDROM
ISBN: 9781305093515

Classroom Presentation Tool DVD
ISBN: 9781305094222

Video DVD
ISBN: 9781305109865

Audio CD
ISBN: 9781305090323

Poster Set
ISBN: 9781305109179


Level 5

Student Book
ISBN: 9781305078116

Workbook with Audio CD
ISBN: 9781305089891

Lesson Planner w/Audio CD and Teacher’s CDROM
ISBN: 9781305093539

Classroom Presentation Tool DVD
ISBN: 9781305094239

Video DVD
ISBN: 9781305109872

Audio CD
ISBN: 9781305090439

Poster Set
ISBN: 9781305109186


Level 6

Student Book
ISBN: 9781305078154

Workbook with Audio CD
ISBN: 9781305089907

Lesson Planner w/Audio CD and Teacher’s CDROM
ISBN: 9781305093607

Classroom Presentation Tool DVD
ISBN: 9781305094246

Video DVD
ISBN: 9781305109889

Audio CD
ISBN: 9781305090514

Poster Set
ISBN: 9781305109193


Levels 1-3

Assessment Book with Audio CD
ISBN: 9781305093904


Levels 4-6

Assessment Book with Audio CD
ISBN: 9781305093928


Levels 1-6

Professional Development Video Program DVD
ISBN: 9781285455792

Professional Dev. Classroom Presentation Tool DVD
ISBN: 9781285455785