Compact First for Schools (2nd Edition)

Author: Matthews, L., Thomas, B.
Publisher: Cambridge University Press (CUP)
Levels: Upper Intermediate (B2)



The course is designed to maximise the performance of school-age learners.
It features eight units covering the core topics, vocabulary, grammar and skills needed for all four exam papers for the revised Cambridge English: First (FCE) for Schools exam from 2015.
Two teen-inspired topics in each unit ensure the entire exam syllabus is covered, and can also act as a basis for CLIL-based extension activities and projects. Grammar sections and a Grammar Reference help students build up the accurate language structure necessary for the Use of English parts of the new Reading and Use of English paper, while B2-level vocabulary is targeted, drawing on insights from English Profile, and brought together in a Wordlist based on key vocabulary from the units. ‘Exam tips’, and grammar and vocabulary exercises teach students to avoid common mistakes identified in Cambridge’s unique collection of real exam papers, the Cambridge Learner Corpus.


Key features:


·         Provides efficient exam preparation in 50-60 core hours.
·         Content and treatment of topics targets the interests and experience of schools age students while preparing them for the exam.
·         Grammar sections and a Grammar Reference help students build up the accurate language structure necessary for the Use of English parts of the Reading and Use of English paper.
·         B2-level vocabulary is targeted, drawing on insights from English Profile, covering items such as collocations, word formation, phrasal verbs, three word verbs, easily confused words.
·         Two full practice tests are available online for teachers to access.
·         Two teen-inspired topics in each unit ensure the entire exam syllabus is covered, and can also act as a basis for CLIL-based extension activities and projects.


 

Compact First for Schools (2nd Edition)

Class Audio CD
ISBN: 9781107415744
Publisher: Cambridge University Press (CUP)
Author: Matthews, L.
Publication Date: Sep 2014
Levels: Upper Intermediate (B2)
Price
£20.45 +VAT
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Presentation Plus
ISBN: 9781107416048
Publisher: Cambridge University Press (CUP)
Author: Matthews, L.
Publication Date: Dec 2014
Levels: Upper Intermediate (B2)
Price
£154.50 +VAT
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Student Book (+key) +CD-ROM
ISBN: 9781107415607
Publisher: Cambridge University Press (CUP)
Author: Matthews, L.
Publication Date: Sep 2014
Levels: Upper Intermediate (B2)
Price
£24.20 +VAT
Quantity
Student Book (-key) +CD-ROM
ISBN: 9781107415560
Publisher: Cambridge University Press (CUP)
Author: Matthews, L.
Publication Date: Sep 2014
Levels: Upper Intermediate (B2)
Price
£24.20 +VAT
Quantity
Student Book (-key) +CD-ROM +Test Bank
ISBN: 9781107543928
Publisher: Cambridge University Press (CUP)
Author: Matthews, L.
Publication Date: Jul 2015
Levels: Upper Intermediate (B2)
Price
£34.75 +VAT
Quantity
Student Pack
ISBN: 9781107415584
Publisher: Cambridge University Press (CUP)
Author: Matthews, L.
Publication Date: Sep 2014
Levels: Upper Intermediate (B2)
Price
£29.15 +VAT
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Teacher's Book
ISBN: 9781107415676
Publisher: Cambridge University Press (CUP)
Author: Matthews, L.
Publication Date: Sep 2014
Levels: Upper Intermediate (B2)
Price
£22.30
Quantity
Workbook (+key) +CD
ISBN: 9781107415720
Publisher: Cambridge University Press (CUP)
Author: Matthews, L.
Publication Date: Sep 2014
Levels: Upper Intermediate (B2)
Price
£11.50 +VAT
Quantity
Workbook (-key) +CD
ISBN: 9781107415775
Publisher: Cambridge University Press (CUP)
Author: Matthews, L.
Publication Date: Sep 2014
Levels: Upper Intermediate (B2)
Price
£11.50 +VAT
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