Cactus is a reading and writing series with discussion topics that provoke conversation. The series includes a variety of contemporary themes and passages which guide students to learn about a topic, discuss it, and write about it in a systematic and engaging way.
20 thought-provoking main passages paired with 20 extended reading passages organized into 5 distinct themes
Skill sets which guide students to approach conversation and essay writing in a systematic, orderly fashion accompany each theme
Each theme focuses on a specific style of writing (narrative, descriptive, creative, expository, dialogue)
Students are exposed to vital idioms and key expressions that are used by native English speakers daily basis
Activities that allow for flexibility in curriculum design depending on the class level and type