• Publishing English Literacy Workbooks for Spanish-Speaking Teens and Adults for Over 27 Years

English for the Spanish Speaker

Fisher Hill’s New Email Address

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Fisher Hill publishers has a new email address.  It is info@Fisher-Hill.com.  Fisher Hill publishes easy to use workbooks for Spanish-speaking teens and adults to learn English.

Fisher Hill has a series called English for the Spanish Speaker. This is a series with four workbooks.  Each book in the series has eight lessons.  In Books 1 and 2, the lessons are about every day activities. In Books 3 and 4, four lessons are about every day activities and the other four are about United States history or government.  The print in the workbooks is large.  The reading level in Book 1 is at the first and second grade level.  The books get progressively more difficult.  The reading level for Book 4 is at the fourth grade reading level.  Each lesson begins with a vocabulary list, then a conversation, story, activity pages, and finally an answer key. The lessons are bilingual with the word lists, conversations, and stories presented in Spanish and English.  The directions for the activity pages are in Spanish but the activities are in English.  There are two dictionaries at the back of each workbook: a Spanish dictionary and an English dictionary. There is a CD available for each workbook so the student can listen to the vocabulary lists, conversations and stories in English.

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Fisher Hill also has an excellent English literacy program for Spanish-speaking teens and adults who want to learn how to read and write in English.  The series has six levels.   Each leve has four workbooks:

a Reading and Spelling workbook

a Reading Comprehension workbook

a Writing Composition workbook and

a Vocabulary workbook.

 The first book to use at each level is the Reading and Spelling workbook. The program uses a very systematic, explicit approach to teaching the forty-four speech sounds used in the English language.  After completing the Reading and Spelling workbook, students are ready to practice reading by using the Reading Comprehesnion workbook.  They can also practicing writing by using the Writing Composition workbook.  The Vocabulary workbookreviews the vocabulary at each level. After completing the six levels, students will have an excellent foundation in English literacy. On our website at www.Fisher-Hill.comunder Teacher Resources there are placement tests to determine on which level a student should begin. After clicking on Teacher Resources, then click on Reading and Spelling and scroll down until you reach the placement tests.  There are also instructions on how to use the placement tests.

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Adults like our workbooks because the pace is reasonable, print is large, directions are in Spanish, our literacy program has lots of pictures but the content is for adults.  Teachers like our books because everything is ready to go!  There’s an answer key at the the end of each lesson and an English translation of the Spanish directions at the end of each book in the literacy program.

If you have difficulty navigating through our website, you can email us at info@Fisher-Hill.com.

Visit our website at www.Fisher-Hill.comto view all of our workbooks.  There are sample pages to view for each book.

Free Online Teacher Resources for Literacy Program

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Fisher Hill’s literacy program for Spanish-speaking teens and adults has six levels.  Each level contains:

an English Reading and Spelling workbook

English Reading Comprehension workbook

English Writing Composition workbook

and an English Vocabulary workbook

For each level, students need to always start with the English Reading and Spelling workbook. Then students can use the  Reading Comprehension and Writing Compsoition workbooks at that level to practice their comprehension and writing skills.  With the vocabulary workbooks, students review the vocabuary from each particulary level.

Fisher Hill has teacher resources on their website to go along with their literacy program. There are placements tests to determine on which level a student should begin.  There are Word and Sentence Practice pages to help students develop fluency.  There is a Scope and Sequence for the literacy program and Word Chains that also help with fluency.  There are also sample lessons from each workbook.

Click on Teacher Resources from the top of the web page at www.Fisher-Hill.com. Then click on Reading and Spelling.  Scroll down to see the different resources.  Toward the bottom of the scroll, you will see the Sound Spelling Placement Tests.  These tests determine on which level a student should begin the program.  Each placement test is a spelling test to determine if a student knows the sounds for that level.  A student needs to score 80% or more on a placement test to go to the next level.  The instructor reads the words from the test and the student writes the words. There is a Student Test form to write the words.

If you have difficulty navigating through our website, you can email us at info@Fisher-Hill.com.

Learning English – A Family Affair!

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Learning English can be a family affair with Fisher Hill’s English for the Spanish Speaker workbooks. These are four easy to use workbooks. Children who know English can help their parents use the workbooks.  Adults like our workbooks because the pace is reasonable, print is large and the directions are in Spanish.

Each book in the series has eight lessons.  In Books 1 and 2, the lessons are about every day activities.  In Books 3 and 4, four lessons are about every day activities and the other four are about United States history or government.  The print in the workbooks is large.  The reading level in Book 1 is at the first and second-grade level. The books get progressively more difficult.  The reading level for Book 4 is at the fourth-grade reading level.  Each lesson begins with a vocabulary list, then a conversation, story, activity pages, and finally an answer key. The lessons are bilingual with the word lists, conversations, and stories presented in Spanish and English. The directions for the activity pages are in Spanish but the activities are in English.  There are two dictionaries at the back of each workbook: a Spanish dictionary and an English dictionary. There is a CD available for each workbook so the student can listen to the vocabulary lists, conversations, and stories in English.

English for the Spanish Speaker Workbooks

Visit our website at www.Fisher-Hill.com.  Our website is in Spanish and English.  To view our website in Spanish, click on the word Español on the top tool bar in the right corner. Next click on the book English for the Spanish Speaker. This will take you to the page that will tell you about the series.  On the Spanish side of the webpage, only ebooks can be downloaded.  If you want a hard copy of the books, you can order those from the English side of the website.

Fisher Hill’s New Webpage

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Our webpage now comes in Spanish and English! In the top right-hand corner on the home page, you can click on Español to navigate to the Spanish side.  On the Spanish side, books can only be downloaded. This way, there is no problem with shipping to other countries. The books that can be downloaded are our English for the Spanish Speaker series and the 24 workbooks from our English literacy program for Spanish-speaking teens and adults.

Our English for the Spanish Speaker series has four workbooks. These workbooks have been popular with adults for over 20 years! Each workbook in the series has eight lessons.  In Books 1 and 2, the lessons are about every day activities. In Books 3 and 4, four lessons are about every day activities and the other four are about United States history or government.  The print in the workbooks is large.  The reading level in Book 1 is at the first and second grade level.  The books get progressively more difficult.  The reading level for Book 4 is at the fourth grade reading level.  Each lesson begins with a vocabulary list, then a conversation, story, activity pages, and finally an answer key. The lessons are bilingual with the word lists, conversations, and stories presented in Spanish and English.  The directions for the activity pages are in Spanish but the activities are in English.  There are two dictionaries at the back of each workbook: a Spanish dictionary and an English dictionary. There is a downloadable audio for each workbook so the student can listen to the vocabulary lists, conversations and stories in English.

Our English literacy program for Spanish-speaking teens and adults has six levels and each level has four workbooks.  Each level has a:

Reading and Spelling workbook

Reading Comprehension workbook

Writing Composition workbook

Vocabulary workbook

Each level begins with the Reading and Spelling workbook.  After finishing the Reading and Spelling workbook, students can begin the Reading Comprehension workbook to working on their reading comprehension skills.  They can also begin the Writing Composition workbook to work on their writing skills. They can use the Vocabulary workbook to review the vocabulary for that level. When students finish the six levels they will have an excellent foundation in English literacy.

Older students like our workbooks because the pace is reasonable, print is large, directions are in Spanish and the content is for older students.  In our English literacy program, there’s lots of pictures. Teachers like our books because everything is ready to go!  There’s an answer key in each workbook and an English translation of the Spanish directions at the end of each book.

People from around the world who want to learn English will now be able to benefit from our workbooks because now the books can be downloaded.

Visit our website at www.Fisher-Hill.com to view sample pages from all of our workbooks.  If you have any questions, you can email us at info@fisher-hill.com