Pathways is National Geographic Learning’s new listening and speaking skills series that helps learners develop the language skills needed to achieve academic success. Learners develop academic literacy skills through content, images, and video from

National Geographic. This innovative series provides learners with a pathway to success!

Key Features

  • Meaningful and authentic content from National Geographic Digital Media stimulates learners’ curiosity and participation.
  • A clear pathway from formal presentations to student-to-student interactions helps students become active, informed listeners in lectures and conversations.
  • Communication skills are taught and practiced through realistic contexts designed to model the academic classroom.
  • Presentation skills, including organization, preparation, and delivery techniques, are introduced and practiced in every unit, sharpening learners’ ability to interact in different academic settings.
  • Opportunities for critical thinking throughout each unit prepare learners to succeed in the academic classroom.

Series Components

Pathways Listening, Speaking, and Critical Thinking Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 Level 4
Student Book with Online Workbook 9781133307679 9781133307693 9781133307631 9781133307662
Split 1A with Online Workbook (Asia Edition) 9781285159690 9781285159744 9781285159768 9781285159782
Split 1B with Online Workbook (Asia Edition) 9781285159737 9781285159751 9781285159775 9781285159799
Audio CDs 9781111350352 9781111398156 9781111398644 9781111347802
Teacher's Guide 9781111832285 9781111398613 9781111830823 9781111347895
Presentation Tool CD-ROM 9781111350406 9781111350338 9781111350376 9781111350383
DVD 9781111350444 9781111350413 9781111350420 9781111350437
Assessment CD-ROM with ExamView® 9781111833183 9781111398620 9781111833190 9781111347819