As entertaining as they are informative, these stimulating cultural readers introduce students to typically American people, places, and things. The intriguing facts presented in the units not only give students information about the USA, but also inspire crosscultural exchange.
Milada Broukal has taught ESL/EFL for 25 years, in the U.S.A., Europe, and the Middle East. In addition to Pearson Education's All about the USA series, she has written over 20 ESL texts in the areas of reading, writing, idioms, and TOEFL.
Introduction Unit 1 The Fifty States Unit 2 The Buffalo Unit 3 Texas Unit 4 Peanut Butter Unit 5 The President of the United States Unit 6 Martin Luther King, Jr. Unit 7 Basketball Unit 8 Abraham Lincoln Unit 9 Washington, D.C. Unit 10 Halloween Unit 11 American Indians Unit 12 Shirley Temple Unit 13 Popcorn Unit 14 Beverly Hills Unit 15 Theodore Roosevelt Unit 16 Roadrunners, Rattlesnakes and Opossums Unit 17 Harriet Tubman Unit 18 July Fourth Unit 19 The Sequoias Unit 20 Helen Keller Unit 21 New York City Unit 22 Ice-Cream Sundae Unit 23 Thomas Alva Edison Unit 24 The Pentagon Unit 25 Jamie Escalante Unit 26 Cheerleaders Unit 27 Yellowstone National Park Unit 28 The Stars and Stripes Map: Introducing the USA Answer Key
INTRODUCING THE USA
Longman Publishing Group
A Cultural Reader
Place of Publication
Upper Saddle River
Country of Publication