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True Stories Silver Edition

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True Stories Silver Edition
Author(s): Sandra Heyer

Status: Available Now

Language: American English

Edition: Latest Edition

Jr. High School - University/Adult

TOEIC®: 220 - 850

CEFR: A1 - B2

GSE: 27 - 63

Levels: 6

Level: Low-Beginner – Upper-Intermediate


* The two books in the lowest levels, Very Easy True Stories and All New Very Easy True Stories, are not part of the Silver Edition revision. Please use the old edition for the the lowest levels.
Six-level reading series that uses true news stories to build and develop language skills through a carefully paced, step-by-step process. Highly successful reading series that teachers and students have relied on for 25 years. The series provides    high-interest news stories — some astounding, some inspiring, some poignant, some humorous, but all of them true. The levels and name of True Stories Silver Edition and the old edition have been changed as the chart below.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     
             Previous Edition                       Silver Edition         
            
                Very Easy True Stories: A Picture-Based First Reader
                   
         
            
All New Very Easy True Stories: A Picture-Based First Reader
                   
         
Easy True Stories:
A Picture-Based Beginning Reader
True Stories 1A
All New Easy True Stories:
A Picture-Based Beginning Reader
True Stories 1B
True Stories in the News:
A Beginning Reader
True Stories 2
More True Stories:
A High-Beginning Reader
True Stories 3
Even More True Stories:
An Intermediate Reader
True Stories 4
Beyond True Stories:
A High-Intermediate Reader
True Stories 5
  • New and updated stories that maintain the high interest of the series and capture students’ imagination
  • A uniform unit structure that runs across all books, making it easy for students to move seamlessly from level to the next
  • Digital Resources that include audio, answer keys, and practice activities
  9780133041828 9780135177907 Changes
  Easy True Stories, Second Edition True Stories 1A, Silver Edition Silver Edition is 4 colors; no example words in vocab section
Unit 1 The Big TVs Same Story slightly different photo; Discussion/Writing combined into one section with 3 parts
Unit 2 The Man in the Blue Car Same Story slightly different photo
Unit 3 Larry's Favorite Shirt Story from All New Easy True Stories(013118265X)--Mr Venezula new photo
Unit 4 A Problem with Monkeys New Story--Hot Soup  
Unit 5 Looking for Love Story from All New Easy True Stories (013118265X)--Give Me the Money! new photo; new illustration for vocab item 5
Unit 6 A tricky Situation Old Unit 5--Looking for Love different photo
Unit 7 Two Happy Men Story from All New Easy True Stories (013118265X)--License, Please new photo
Unit 8 Alone for 43 Years Story from All New Easy True Stories (013118265X)--Election Day new photo
Unit 9 The Kind Waitress Story from All New Easy True Stories (013118265X)--The Best Doctor new photo; discussion/writing combine into one section with 3 parts
Unit 10 The Gift Easy True Stories Unit 3--Larry's Favorite Shirt new photo
Unit 11 The Power of Love New Story--What a Boy! What a Toy!  
Unit 12 No More Housework Story from All New Easy True Stories (013118265X)--The Flying Lesson caption added to photo
Unit 13 An Accidental Success Easy True Stories Unit 7--Two Happy Men slightly different photo
Unit 14 Anna's Choice Story from All New Easy True Stories (013118265X)--Speed  
Unit 15 The Escape from Cuba Easy True Stories Unit 9--The Kind Waitress  
Unit 16 The Twins and the Truth Story from All New Easy True Stories (013118265X)--Grandfather Hada's Favorite Soup new photo; discussion/writing combine into one section with 4 parts
Unit 17 Family for Rent Easy True Stories Unit 12--No More Housework! new photo; items numbered on illustration in vocabulary section
Unit 18 Quality Control Story from All New Easy True Stories (013118265X)--The Bottle new photo
Unit 19 The Cheap Apartment Story from All New Easy True Stories (013118265X)--Whose Money Is It? new photo
Unit 20 Something in Return New Story--The Gold Ring  
9780131182653 9780136177914 Changes
  All New Easy True Stories True Stories 1B, Silver Edition Silver Edition is 4 colors; no example words in vocab section
Unit 1 Give Me the Money! All New Easy True Stories, Unit 9--Hawaiian Vacation Give Me the Money is now in 1A; no changes to Hawiian Vacation
Unit 2 License, Please All New Easy True Stories, Unit 18--The Birthday Present License, Please is now in 1A; changes to The Birthday Present--new photo; separate sections for Discussion and Writing and Writing has 3 parts
Unit 3 Mr. Venezuela Easy True Stories, Unit 14--Anna's Choice Mr. Venezuela is now in 1A; changes to Anna's Choice--new photo
Unit 4 Speed All New Easy True Stories, Unit 13--Hold on Joe Speed is now in 1A; changes to Hold On Joe--discussion and wiritng combined into one section with 2 parts
Unit 5 Grandfather Hada's Favorite Soup Easy True Stories, Unit 4--A Problem with Monkeys Grandfather Hada's Soup is now in 1A; changes to A Problem with Monkeys--new photo
Unit 6 Handsome Again? Easy True Stories, Unit 8--Alone for 43 Years new photo; no illustration for hammer and saw in vocab section; Discussion and writing combined into one sectionwith 2 parts
Unit 7 A Super Soaker and a Super Kid All New Easy True Stories, Unit 16--An Easy Job new photo; discussion and writing combined into one section with 3 parts
Unit 8 The Flying Lesson Easy True Stories, Unit 11--The Power of Love The Flying Lesson is now in 1A; changes to The Power of Love--new photo
Unit 9 Hawaiian Vacation All New Easy True Stories, Unit 17--The Pet Rabbit new photo;discussion and wrting combined into one section with 3 parts
Unit 10 Election Day Easy True Stories, Unit 15--The Escape Election Day is now in 1A; changes to The Escape--title change to The Escape instead of The Escape from Cuba
Unit 11 The Best Doctor Easy True Stories, Unit 19--The Cheap Apartment The Best Doctor is now in 1A; chnages to The Cheap Apartment--added caption to photo
Unit 12 The Bottle Easy True Stories, Unit 17--Family for Rent The Bottle is now in 1A; changes to Family for Rent--new photo; writing has 2 parts
Unit 13 Hold On, Joe New Story  
Unit 14 Whose Money Is It? Easy True Stories, Unit 16--The Twins and the Truth Whose Money Is It? is now in 1A; changes to The Twins and the Truth--new photo; discussion has 2 parts; writing has 2 parts
Unit 15 The Silver Porsche Easy True Stories, Unit 18--Quality Control new photo; discussion/writing has 2 parts
Unit 16 An Easy Job All New Easy True Stories, Unit 20--Nothing's Changed discussion and writing combined into one section with 3 parts
Unit 17 The Pet Rabbit Easy True Stories, Unit 13--An Accidental Successl new photo;writing has 2 parts
Unit 18 The Birthday Present New Story  
Unit 19 The Fire New Story  
Unit 20 Nothing's Changed Easy True Stories, Unit 10--The Giftuality Control Discussion/writing has 3 parts and a different photo
  9780136154815 9780135177921 Changes
  True Stories in the News, 3rd Edition True Stories 2, Silver Edition Silver Edition is 4 colors; no example words in vocab section
Unit 1 Dish Soap for Dinner Same Story new photo; 5 vocab items instead of 4; discussion has 2 parts; writing has 2 parts
Unit 2 A New Man Same Story new photo; writing/discussion has 3 parts instead of 3 parts
Unit 3 The Runner Same Story new photo
Unit 4 The Love Letters Same Story new photo; one additonal vocabulary word; discussion has 3 parts instead of 2 parts
Unit 5 Bad Luck, Good Luck Same Story new photo; one additonal vocab word
Unit 6 Lost and Found Same Story slightly different photo; one additional vocab word; one additional comprehension questions
Unit 7 A Little Traveler New Story--Try, Try Again  
Unit 8 Man's Best Friend Same Story slightly different photo; one additional vocab word
Unit 9 The Coin Same Story  
Unit 10 Love or Baseball? Same Story new photo; one additonal vocab word; new photo with speech balloons at end of writing/discussion section
Unit 11 Buried Alive New Story--The First Day  
Unit 12 The Winning Ticket Same Story New photo
Unit 13 Thank You Same Story different photo and 1 photo instead of two photos for unit opener
Unit 14 Together Again Same Story Wng/Discussion sections has 3 parts instead of 2 parts
Unit 15 Saved by the Bell Same Story new photo; Understanding dialog has 2 parts instead of 1 part  
Unit 16 This Is the Place for Me Same Story unit opener photos have captions; writing section has 2 parts instead of 1 part
Unit 17 Nicole's Party Same Story new photo; one additonal vocab word
Unit 18 A Strong Little Boy Same Story new photo
Unit 19 The Champion Same Story new photo; new illustration following Finding Information
Unit 20 The Bottle Same Story new photo; additional vocab word;
Unit 21 The Last Laugh Same Story new photo; additional photo of Yoda;writing/discussion in 3 parts instead of 2 parts
Unit 22 Old Friends Same Story only 1 unit opener photo and caption on unit opener photo; additional vocab word; writing/discussion in 4 parts instead of 2 parts
  9780138143428 9780135177938 Changes
  More True Stories, 3rd Edition True Stories 3, Silver Edition Silver Edition is 4 colors; no example words in vocab section; some writing sections have write-on rules for students to write in the books
Unit 1 Puppy Love Same Story new photo; discussion/writing section has 3 parts instead of 2 parts
Unit 2 Surprise! It's Your Wedding! Same Story new photo;discussion section is split into 2 parts instead of 1 part but content is the same
Unit 3 Bad New, Good News Same Story new photo; part 2 of Discussion/writing section little different
Unit 4 Twins of Siam Same Story writing section split into 3 parts, but content same
Unit 5 The Baby Exchange Same Story new photo; Discussion/writing section in 3 parts and content is slightly different
Unit 6 The Ghost Same Story new photo; discussion/writing section has 3 parts instead of 2
Unit 7 Why Can't They Quit? New Story--The Way Home  
Unit 8 Everybody's Baby Same Story new photo; no drawing in Discussion section, just space for student to draw and 2 parts in discussion section instead of 1 part
Unit 9 Pay It Forward Same Story new photo
Unit 10 Please Pass the Bird Brains Same Story new photo;  additional vocab word; discussion/writing section combined and has 2 parts; new photo in discussion/writing section
Unit 11 Margret Patrick…Meet Ruth Eisenberg Same Story Discussion/Writing section in 3 part instead of 1 part and there is a graphic organizer in the 2nd part of the section
Unit 12 Finders Keepers? Same Story new photo
Unit 13 The Husband Same Story new photo; discussin section in 2 parts instead of 1 part
Unit 14 The Auction Same Story new photo; addiitonal vocab word
Unit 15 Money to Burn Same Story new photo; additional item in remembering details section
Unit 16 The School and the Stamp Same Story  
Unit 17 A Long Fishing Trip Same Story caption added to the unit opener photo; additional item in the understanding the main ideas section; discussion section in 2 parts instead of 1 part
Unit 18 The Surgeon Same Story new photo; discussion/writing section in 3 parts instead of 2 parts, but content the same
Unit 19 Customer Service? Same Story one additional vocab word; one additonal item in remembering details section
Unit 20 The Mermaid Balloon Same Story new photo; additional vocab word;
Unit 21 The Two Lives of Mary Sutton Same Story new photo; different discussion activity
Unit 22 Two Strangers Same Story new photo;
  9780131751736 9780135177945 Changes
  Even More True Stories, 3rd Edition True Stories 4, Silver Edition Silver Edition is 4 colors
Unit 1 Love at First Sight Same Story new photo; Looking at a New Context in 2 parts instead of 1 part; Discussion 6 parts instead of 1 part and differs a bit; Writing section in 3 parts instead of 2 parts; challence section in 5 parts instead of 1 part and differs a bit
Unit 2 The Semong (The Tsunami) Same Story Comprehension/Readings Skills in 3 parts and includes "Retelling a Story"; Understanding Details section in 3  parts and includes write on rules for part 2; discussion section in 4 parts; different photos in part B of challenge section
Unit 3 More Alike Than Different Same Story new photo; 2 additional items in pre-reading section; additional question in Looking at a New Context, part A; 2 additional items in Understanding the main ideas; Discussion section differs and does not have illustration; Different writing example in Writing section;some challenge situations differ
Unit 4 Healthy Again Same Story new photo; no example in writing section…just write-on rules;some differences in challenge items and there are    photos with each item
Unit 5 If You Have Time Same Story different Pre-reading activity; order of activities in writing section revised
Unit 6 The Buried City Same Story Discussion section revised; write on rules added to Writing section; one photo in challenge section new
Unit 7 Misunderstandings Same Story new photo; 12 pairs of words in pre-reading instead of 13 pairs; pre-reading in 2 parts instead of 1; 9 items in Looking at the Story instead of 12 items; 12 items in Looking at special expressions instead of 15 items; different sentences in Understanding details, part A; understanding details in 3 part instead of 2 parts; one activity in discussion section changed; writing section part A has example; challenge has 3 parts not 1
Unit 8 A Real Bargain Same Story 3 new photos in challenge section
Unit 9 Black Cats and Broken Mirrors Same Story new photo; art added to Vocabulary, item 1;
Unit 10 Flight 5390 Same Story new photo; write on rules added to writing sction;new challenge text
Unit 11 A Killer in the Back Seat Same Story new photo; discussion section in 2 part, not 1; follow up question added to challenge section
Unit 12 The Treasure Hunt New Story--How You FiInish new activities for the unit
Unit 13 The Plain People Same Story new photo; new photos in challenge section
Unit 14 Does Death Take a Holiday? Same Story new photo; 12 vocab itemsin looking at the sotry instead of 13; 6 vocab items in looking at anew context instead of 7
Unit 15 Sucker Day Same Story new photo; retelling the story added to comprehension/reading skills section; noew photo in challenge section
Unit 16 Love Under Siege Same Story 9 items in looking at a new context instead of 6; discussion section in 3 parts instead of 2; choice of 2 writing activities with models instead of 1; 2 new photos in challenge section
How to UseDigital Resources for True Stories Silver Edition include the following:

Digital Resources for students


• Audio recordings of every reading
• Additional practice activities

Digital Resources for teachers - same content as Digital Resources for students, plus:


• Teaching tips
• Answer keys


Digital Resources access code available for 24 months from the date of registration.

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