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STUDIO Beginner

STUDIO Beginner

Space to learn

Two main lessons in each unit cover vocabulary, grammar and skills work. Video-based functional lessons (101 Things to do in English) and comprehensive Review lessons complete a beginner course that gives students scope to start using the language.

  • Shorter units to support Beginner students
  • A variety of motivating topics and text types
  • ‘101 Things’ videos provide models for using everyday English
  • A picture dictionary in the Language Studio for easy reference
  • An introduction to pronunciation
  • Lessons help students work out grammar rules for themselves

Components

Student’s Book
  • 12 units made up of two double-page main lessons and one video-based functional lesson (101 Things to do in English)
  • six review units – one after every two units
  • Language Studio with six Writing pages plus comprehensive Vocabulary and Grammar reference
  • transcripts of all the audio and video
  • an irregular verbs list
Workbook
  • one page of grammar and vocabulary practice for each lesson in the Student’s Book
  • a review spread after every two units with a progress test covering vocabulary, grammar, listening, reading, pronunciation and dictation
  • Wordlists and Vocabulary Beats
  • Genre-based reading and listening activities at the end of each unit
On Helbling e-zone
  • e-book+ including all video and audio plus extra interactive reading and listening activities
  • Cyber Homework
  • Projects
  • Exam Practice
Helbling Media App

The App allows students to access all media from the course, including:

  • All audio plus Vocabulary Beats
  • All video
  • All pairwork activities within the lessons and the reviews
Teacher’s Guide
  • Detailed unit overview
  • Methodology tips
  • Clear lesson summaries
  • Simple, straightforward teaching notes
  • Reproduced Student’s Book spreads
  • Answer keys and transcripts
  • Extra activities and exam practice
  • Listening and pronunciation tips
  • Photocopiable pairwork activities
On Helbling e-zone
  • Teacher’s DIGI Pack including IWB
    • Teacher’s e-book+ for Interactive Whiteboards
    • Teacher’s Book with audio
    • Videoscapes
    • Testbuilder with audio
  • Placement & Achievement Tests
Helbling Media App

The App allows teachers to access all media from the course, including:

  • All audio plus Vocabulary Beats
  • All video
  • Quick notes for all lessons and corresponding keys

Scope & Sequence

Download the Scope & Sequence PDF for details on the syllabus followed by this level.

Sample Materials

Authors

Robert Campbell

Robert has worked as a teacher, an ELT magazine editor, an author and musician. He has written secondary and adult courses as well as several graded readers including The Green Room, winner of a Learner Literature Award. He is a regular speaker at conferences around the world. He has a special interest in music and video.

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Rob Metcalf

Rob has over 20 years of experience as an EFL teacher, both in the UK and in Spain. This experience has included working with students of all ages, and teaching in face-to-face and online contexts.
He has co-authored several ELT courses.

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