English Language Learners build their comprehension, vocabulary, speaking, and listening skills as they read a story about a single character who encounters an unexpected situation. Students enjoy watching the events unfold chapter by chapter as they anticipate what might happen next.
For FREE downloadable audios and teacher's guides for each level, click "Free Resources" or scroll to the bottom of this page.
Coming January 2019 - More Novel Scenes. New stories, new characters, and new situations!
In a Tight Spot - Low-Beginning Level Min-Jee finds a job, and then discovers that her co-worker is breaking the rules. What should she do?
Holding the Bag - High-Beginning Level Negasi is a taxi driver from Ethiopia who has been in the U.S. for many years and has a family. He accidentally becomes involved in a robbery and faces a moral issue.
Rooms with a View - Low-Intermediate Level Amelia needs a job. She accepts one she doesn't want, but does it so well that she is offered a position perfectly aligned to her skills and interests.
Free downloadable teachers guides and audio for each level are available at the bottom of this page. Each teacher's gude offers teaching suggestions and an answer key. Audio includes recordings of the stories, dialogs, and listening exercises that facilitate fluency and pronunciation practice.
I have been reading Rooms With a View to learn more English. I like this book because it is easy to understand and practice speaking English. It helps me understand and learn new words. I enjoyed the story because it was a real situation. . . . Thank you for helping me improve my English.
E-reader versions of the Novel Scenes series without the exercise. Each book in this series tells the story of a single character in an unexpected situation. Students enjoy watching the events unfold chapter by chapter.