Robinson Crusoe - Daniel Defoe

Robinson Crusoe


  • Release Date: 2013-07-01
  • Genre: Langues étrangères


A Step 5 Reading and Training graded reader, retold by Maud Jackson. Regarded by many as the first English novel, Defoe’s famous story
celebrates how Robinson Crusoe, shipwrecked on a desert island,
manages to survive and prosper through his own resourcefulness.
This reader uses the EXPANSIVE READING approach, where the text
becomes a springboard to improve language skills and to explore
historical background, cultural connections and other topics
suggested by the text. As well as the story, this reader contains:
• An introduction: Daniel Defoe and his World
• A wide range of interactive activities practising the four skills
• Dossiers: The Slave Trade, Shipwrecks and others
• FCE-style activities and Trinity-style activities (Grades 7/8)
• A full recording of the text