Take Shape is a stimulating six-level primary series in American English. With a focus on real world themes and chances for students to talk about their own realities and experience. Take Shape introduces language through a variety of content-rich contexts. The series emphasizes the development of the 4 skills and includes graded writing activities and a program of useful catchphrases to aid fluency. There is also a complete spelling program d and integrated picture dictionaries that promote lexical development with a focus on high-frequency words.