The Gingerbread Man + mp3 audio About the series:
The series Young ELI Readers - Fairy Tales
divided into four levels according to the language level of the readers. It's in line with the indications of the Common European Framework of Reference for Language
and comprise useful language certification exercises. This ensures that learners will meet language and structures they have already studied or which are commensurate with their level, making reading an achievable, enjoyable and stimulating experience.Stages:
Stage 1 (100 headwords) Below A1
Stage 2 (200 headwords) A1 Starters/Movers
Stage 3 (300 headwords) A1.1 Movers
Stage 4 (400 headwords) A2 Flyers
The Gingerbread Man + mp3 audio
Stage 2: A1
Read about the Gingerbread Man as he
runs away from an old woman, an old
man, a cow and a horse. No one can
catch him! But then he meets a fox...
Who is more clever? The fox or the
• 2 introductory pages of pre-reading activities enable the young learners
to familiarize with the characters and the vocabulary of the story.
• Entertaining while-reading activities accompany the story, in
addition to the activity pages at the end of the book.
• A song is featured in every book: fun and learning are guaranteed!
• Two "Make it" project pages allow the young learners to make small
objects with the aid of authentic photos and simple instructions: they
can thus create… while reading in a foreign language!
• Two or more pages are devoted to the dramatization of the story.
With the Let’s act! section every pupil will get involved and take
an active part in an exciting drama project!
• Downloadable mp3 audio.
Grammar and structures: Present simple
Present continuous (not with future
conjunctions: because, and
Verb + ing
Verb + infinitive
Can / Can’t for ability
Comparative and superlative adverbs
Have (got) for possession
Vocabulary areas: Food and cooking,
The rooms in the house,
Parts of the body,
In this Reader you will find:
Games and language activities | A Make it section |
A Let’s Act! section | An audio recording of the story and the song
Adaptation: Lisa Suett
Illustrated by Valeria Valenza
14,8x21 cm, 32 pages