Aladdin (120 headwords) is a level 2 classic story from the MM Primary Readers series for young learners. It tells the story of a poor boy called Aladdin whose life changes when he meets a stranger and encounters two magical genies - one from an old lamp and the other from the stranger's ring. With the lamp genie's help, Aladdin becomes very rich. He marries Halima, the beautiful daughter of a sultan. But things start to go wrong when a merchant takes the lamp and captures Halima. Find out if Aladdin can get them both back!
MM Primary Readers is a charming series divided into six carefully graded levels featuring both original and classic stories that make use of basic grammatical structures and limited vocabulary.
The stories are told through a combination of narrative and dialogue styles making them ideal for acting out in the classroom or performing on stage.
Each book features full-color, glossy illustrations to help facilitate understanding.
The stories are divided into four-page sections and each section is followed by two pages that present simple activities and a picture glossary to assess comprehension and practice new vocabulary.
An original song, thematically linked to the story, is also included.
An alphabetical word list is included at the back of each book.
Each book is accompanied by a CD that can be used either as an audio CD or as a CD-ROM (Win/Mac) and features a fully dramatized version of the story and song with background music in both American English and British English. It also contains complete, uninterrupted versions of the background music for staging purposes.
Structures: present simple / present progressive / can / imperative / this / there is / who?, what?, where? / possessive adjectives (my, your, his) / basic prepositions of place (near, to, in, into, at, under)