Endorsed by Cambridge Assessment International Education to support the full curriculum framework. Deliver the Cambridge Lower Secondary curriculum framework confidently with required key skills highlighted in each chapter, opportunities for reading, writing, speaking and listening outlined and guidance on suggested alternative texts. - Support all students with a free audio CD with readings of extracts of poetry and prose from the corresponding Student's Book - Plan and deliver lessons with greater ease with photocopiable student worksheets including additional activities and grammar exercises, as well as author and poet biographies
John Reynolds is a Principal Examiner and trainer for Cambridge International Examinations. He is also a successful author and experienced teacher. In addition to Checkpoint English, John has written IGCSE English and IGCSE English Study Guide, also endorsed by the University of Cambridge International Examinations.
Introduction On the audio CD Cambridge Checkpoint English Framework Objectives Travel writing Overview Suggested teaching approaches Writing to inform Overview Suggested teaching approaches Writing to persuade Overview Suggested teaching approaches Creating descriptions Overview Suggested teaching approaches Advertisements Overview Suggested teaching approaches Detective and ghost stories Overview Suggested teaching approaches An introduction to Shakespeare Overview Suggested teaching approaches Preparing for the Cambridge Checkpoint Tests Suggested teaching approaches Practice Test 1 Practice Test 2 ADDITIONAL STUDENT ACTIVITY WORKSHEETS Travel writing Writing to inform Writing to persuade Creating descriptions Advertisements Detective and ghost stories Author and poet biographies and other details Glossary Practice Test 1 Practice Test 2 Practice Tests marking guidance