You will develop your English skills as you become a travel writer and perform a scene from a detective story. You’ll find a wide range of international fiction, non-fiction, poetry and drama throughout the book to help develop your understanding of different genres and text types. Each unit is packed with activities that cover reading, writing, speaking and listening, as well as opportunities to develop 21st century skills – such as collaboration and critical thinking. Units end with a project, like analysing story endings, to help you communicate confidently and understand how to apply your learning to real-world scenarios.
The ‘Getting started’ feature at the start of each session gets you thinking and talking about what you already know
Key word boxes introduce key subject specific terms
Skills tips give guidance on how to develop the four core skills
‘Language focus’ provides clear explanations of key grammar and language rules
‘Summary Checklist’ statements and ‘Check your progress’ questions help you reflect on what you have learnt