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JETSTREAM Beginner is a motivating first encounter with English for students with support for teachers.

  • Step-by-step teaching of Grammar ensures new language is easily absorbed
  • Karaoke versions of Everyday English videos provide support for Speaking skills in a fun way
  • A structured approach to developing Writing skills helps students to create their own texts
  • A gentle introduction to Pronunciation covers all English vowel sounds
  • A Guide for New Teachers offers support and guidance for teaching at Beginner level


Student’s Book
  • 12 Units
  • Vocabulary plus and Everyday English sections
  • Review units every two units
  • A comprehensive Grammar reference
  • Information-gap activities and extra material
  • Complete transcripts for the audio
  • A Pronunciation spread covering the main vowel sounds
  • An irregular verbs list
  • 12 Units
  • Vocabulary plus and Everyday English pages
  • A review quiz every two units
  • A Check your progress test every two units
  • One page of dedicated Writing practice every unit
On Helbling e-zone
  • Everyday English videos with dialogue karaoke
  • Cloud Book – an interactive version of the Student’s Book including all video and audio
  • Cyber Homework – interactive activities covering grammar, vocabulary, reading, listening and dialogues
  • Mp3 audio files
  • Online training – including pronunciation and exam practice
  • CLIL projects
Teacher’s Guide with Class Audio CDs
  • Full teaching notes, transcripts, keys and useful background information, plus ideas for early finishers and mixed-ability suggestions
  • Photocopiable games and tasks
  • Six ‘technique banks’ giving ideas for:
    • Using the videos
    • Using memory games
    • 20 easy games
    • Fun techniques to use with a flagging class
    • Working with mixed-ability classes
    • Ensuring learner autonomy and using technology
  • Three Class Audio CDs contain all the listening material for the Student’s Book
On Helbling e-zone
  • Full access to the students’ area
  • Interactive Book for Whiteboards including Teacher’s Cloud Book
  • Downloadable Teacher’s Guide with answer keys
  • Guide for New Teachers
  • Testbuilder containing 12 Unit tests and 6 Progress tests
  • Placement and Achievement test

Scope & Sequence

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

Sample Materials

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Student's Book – Unit 6
Teacher's Book – Unit 6





Jane Revell

Jane Revell

Da quando ha iniziato a fare l’insegnante volontaria in Ruanda oltre quarant’anni fa, Jane ha insegnato l’inglese e fatto da trainer ad insegnanti in tutto il mondo. Ha vinto per ben tre volte il premio ESU Duke of Edinburgh Award per i suoi corsi e le sue metodologie, ed è inoltre autrice di readers, racconti per bambini, materiali radiofonici e video per la BBC.

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Amanda Maris

Amanda Maris

Amanda ha molti anni di esperienza sia come insegnante che come autrice di materiali EFL, sia stampati che digitali. Ha lavorato come teacher e teacher trainer in UK, Spagna e Francia, e come esaminatrice di Cambridge ESOL per il livello FCE. Ha uno speciale interesse per lo sviluppo dei materiali digitali, la pronuncia e il miglioramento della fluency ai livelli più bassi.

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