Sunburst Media for Language Learners


Books (with Audio CDs, DVDs)
English for Child Care

English for Child Development
Basic Everyday Spelling
Kiss Your Accent Goodbye
Murder at Ocean View College
Phrase by Phrase Pronunciation

Practical Everyday Spelling

AmEnglish English Skills Series: 17 titles
The Alphabet
Connected Speech

Issues in English 2
Spelling Fusion
Pronunciation Power

Card Games, Board Games
Homophone Cards
Look in the Lake Pronunciation Cards
Phonics Bingo Cards
Rhyming Words Cards

Teacher Training
Pronunciation DOs and DON'Ts
Using Your Hands to Teach Pronunciation


Marsha Chan's Presentations and free learning materials

>Best of Sunnyvale 2017

Award 2015-2016

2014 Best of Sunnyvale Award

2013 Best of Sunnyvale Award

Issues in English 2

Interactive software

Issues in English 1
Issues in English 2

Online demo (flash)

Issues in English 2 is a whole language program for beginner to advanced learners based on video dialogues and interviews with a comprehensive set of listening, reading, writing, vocabulary, spelling, grammar and pronunciation activities.


  • Uses 32 video clips of conversations presenting an opinion or information.
  • Based around eight new issues of high interest to adults (Sports, Wilderness, Fame, Media, Technology, Languages, Immigration, Education).
  • Covers four language levels from Beginner to Advanced.
  • All language learning activities are based around the content of the video clip.
  • Learners can record own voice.
  • Exercises can be printed out as worksheets. Also print test results and answer sheets for teachers.
  • Tracking Module to record and report on learners activities and progress

Language activities:

  • listening
  • comprehension
  • fill the gap
  • spelling
  • dictation
  • grammar
  • vocabulary
  • pronunciation (words, sentences)
  • punctuation
  • expressing opinions
  • summary writing
  • essay writing

Click to see an interactive software description.

Multi-user and network licenses available

Ask about our free 30-day software trial.

System requirements:

  • Multimedia computer with Windows®
  • Recommended hardware, processor and RAM for your version of Windows®
  • Microphone, speakers/headphones
  • Install program only: 7 MB hard disk space
  • Install program and copy CD-ROM to hard disk (multi-user licenses only): 185 MB
Issues in English 3
Issues in English 4