Life - First Edition - B1.2/B2.1: Intermediate
Student's Book + DVD
Engaging tasks with fascinating National Geographic contentFully integrated National Geographic video for each unitReview at the end of each unitGrammar reference with practice activities]
Bring Life into your classroom!Life is an exciting six-level series available in British and American English that makes learning English an exploration of the world we live in. Drawing on National Geographic content and the fundamental values of inspiring people to care about the planet, celebrating human achievement and exploring diversity, Life transforms the learning experience into a fabulous journey with irresistible images, articles and videos that engage learners like no series before.A practical competency-based syllabus helps learners in their development of grammar, vocabulary, functions, pronunciation and skills through appropriate communicative tasks.Real life lessons model and practise everyday functions, preparing learners to use language in the real world.National Geographic video on the DVD allows teachers to bring lessons to life.The carefully-designed critical thinking syllabus challenges learners to understand texts at a deeper level.Vocabulary is introduced thematically, with additional emphasis on key words and word building in Word focus and Wordbuilding sections.]
Helen Stephenson first taught business English in the 1980s. She has written in-house training courses and a course for upper-secondary students. She teaches at the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya.
Paul Dummett is a teacher and writer based in Oxford, UK, where he ran his own school teaching English to professionals from 1996 to 2006. He currently teaches refugee children in Palestine and Jordan with The Hands Up project. His main interests are the use of images and narrative in language teaching and how these can aid deeper learning and memory. Seeking out writing projects that explore these interests he has found a natural home at National Geographic Learning, co-authoring titles such as Life and Keynote and acting as a Course Consultant for Look, a seven-level primary series. He enjoys travel, exercise and live music/spoken word performance.