This conversational interactive series includes 20 Levels for listening, writing and speaking English.
The Levels are divided into Steps with each Step having a number of Parts. (Videos)
the students will listen to and repeat the new English vocabulary. Next the
Chinese translations will appear with the English words or phrases. From this
point on the material is presented orally and in writing in complete sentences.
Colorful pictures facilitate understanding. This conversational approach
presents grammar, word order and pronunciation in a single package with grammar
points being explained as new sentence structure is introduced.
The workbooks each contain a glossary with the Chinese translation.
A test for each Level, with answers for self marking, allows the students to check their readiness for the next Level. Students will be able to stop the video or repeat it at any time.
to accompany Level 6
Level 6 has 5 Steps with 15 interactive videos. Using the present tense the students study neighborhood maps, the days of the week, adjectives and making arrangement to meet friends. New vocabulary is included about shopping, eating in a restaurant, walking in a park and having a barbecue supper.
to accompany Level 7
Level 7 has 5 Steps with 15 interactive videos. This step introduces the past tense, and students are given the first lessons in its use. The use of “do” and “did” is introduced. Contractions of the negative forms of the past tense are taught. Question words are used with the past tense.
to accompany Level 8
Level 8 has 5 Steps with 13 interactive videos. The students deal with time in the past tense and sentence word order as related to time. In the second Part the present progressive tense is taught while in the fifth Part the past progressive tense is introduced. As outlined in the previous Levels the students experience listening, speaking, reading and writing.
HIGH BEGINNERS LEVEL 9
to accompany Level 9
9 has 5 Steps with 17 interactive videos. At this Level the
future tense using the “will” form is first introduced and later the
"going to" form. Prepositions related to travel: "on foot",
"by car" are practiced. Role-plays and interactive question and
answer activities are consistently provided.
to accompany Level 10
Level 10 has 5 Steps with 14 interactive videos. This level reviews the past tense and gives further practice with the progressive tenses and the future tense. The concepts of time are dealt with, days of the week and months of the year. The interactive exercises review the concepts in a variety of ways.