English Discoveries

English Discoveries (www.englishdiscoveries.com)is a multilevel ESL program that features color graphics, full motion video, animation, digitized sound and music, and anintroductory tour in the student’s native language. The software system teaches ESL through intensive practice in reading,writing, listening, speaking, vocabulary and language, as well as offering a record-keeping component to track studentperformance. The pronunciation models for speaking and listening also help teachers when trying to communicate whata particular word should sound like.

This article originally appeared in the 05/01/2005 issue of THE Journal.