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Upstream Supplementary Material

Books you can use in conjunction with

the course


Upstream Beginner A1+


   Beginner A1+   |   Elementary A2   |   Pre-Intermediate B1   |   Intermediate B1+

Grammarway 1

This grammar book is designed for learners of English at beginner level. English grammar structures are presented through functional examples and attractive photographs and illustrations.

A variety of exercises help students use correct, appropriate patterns in everyday situations.


Enterprise Grammar 1

This grammar book (at beginner level) offers students clear simple explanations and examples, a variety of stimulating exercises, lively illustrations, revision sections within each unit and progress tests.


Reading & Writing Targets 1

A full-colour supplementary course, which develops reading and writing skills at beginner level.

Various texts help students develop their reading skills and serve as models for the students’ own written work.

Lexical and grammatical exercises, as well as writing tips and paragraph plans offer the students all the tools necessary to produce a successful piece of writing.


Classic Readers - LEVEL 1

The best-loved classics of English literature are brought to life with activities, games and tasks that encourage learners to delve deeper into literature and to use their own creative and artistic skills.

The stories are retold in language which is easy to understand and beautifully illustrated in full colour.


Illustrated Readers - LEVEL 1

The Illustrated Readers is a brand new series of books which introduces students from the age of 11 upwards to English-speaking cultures and their histories through a collection of classic stories, legends and plays.

The beautiful illustrations and clear, student-friendly layout make the stories easy to follow.

The stories are developed in a serial format, each two-page episode having a corresponding page of before-reading, while-reading and after-reading activities.


Graded Readers - LEVEL 1

Myths, legends and classic stories, such as Beauty and the Beast, Swan Lake, 20,000 Leagues under the Sea and Robinson Crusoe, are retold in language easily understood by learners of English as a foreign language.

Full-colour illustrations and dramatised narration involve the reader in incredible learning adventures.


Storytime Readers

The Storytime readers is a unique series of readers presenting a great variety of classic and original tales, all of which have something more to teach than language itself.

Tales of friendship, trust, family, loyalty, kindness and love with colourful illustrations and dramatised audio material are designed to stimulate pupils’ imagination and encourage them to explore the wonderful world of the English language through literature, poetry and drama.


Showtime Readers - LEVEL 1

From the page to the stage, the Showtime Readers series is a brand new series of books at four levels, offering a unique multiple language learning approach to English, with special emphasis on dramatisation.

This series of readers is designed to maximize learning fun, using some of the world’s most delightful classic stories, such as Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland and The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, as a springboard for language study.