The final Bachillerato exam and the University Entrance Exam are the key to success in this stage of students’ learning, but education goes beyond the classroom and exams. This course gives solid language development for the exams but also helps to prepare students for real life, for the world in which they will live once all the exams are over.
addresses the growing need for a more balanced approach to the skills,
with more opportunities for listening and speaking within each lesson
without forgetting the essential aim of Bachillerato courses.
'Life Skill' sections help students to develop skills that they will need while both studying and in the future where they will be using English in the real world.
'Streetwise' highlights more colloquial use of language and will engage your students’ interest
'Tip' boxes give the students short learning strategies for listening.
The 'Vox-pop' videos and documentaries on the Teacher's DVD help with speaking and put the language of the unit into a wider real world context.
Authors: Mark Hancock and Annie McDonald