Syllabus & downloadable study materials, summer term 2010

WEEK

TOPIC

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Lessons One & Two (Introductory Session) 

  COURSEBOOK: None.  
 
SKILLSWORK: Speaking - Getting to know one another and breaking the ice: Find someone who. 
  HOMEWORK: 

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Lessons Three & Four
  COURSEBOOK: Unit 5 Travellers or Tourists? pages 40 - 43 
 

SKILLSWORK: Vocabulary acquisition. Listening - Susan Davies. Reading - Trouble in Paradise

  HOMEWORK: Vocabulary study - Travelling (Heinemann Wordbuilder, p. 178-180) 

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Lessons Five & Six
  COURSEBOOK: Unit 5, pages 46 - 47.
  SKILLSWORK: Learning a word - Meaning, Grammar, Pronunciation, Collocation, Context. Speaking - Controversial questions. Reading - Travel writers.  
  HOMEWORK: Coursebook - idioms with high, middle & low  

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Lessons Seven & Eight
  COURSEBOOK: Unit 5, page 47  
  SKILLSWORK: Dictionary traning - PART I: Learning a word, PART II: Expressing oneself 
  HOMEWORK: 1. Print out & study - How to write an essay;  2. Vocabulary study - Describing People - Appearance (Vocabulary in Use, pages 66 - 67); 3. Character and Personality (Heinemann Wordbuilder, pages 39 - 42)   

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Lesson Nine & Ten
  COURSEBOOK: Unit 6 It takes all sorts... 
  SKILLSWORK: Listening. Reading. Writing - 1. How to write and essay; 2. Essay topics for writing assignment; 3. Peer-review essay evaluation form  
  HOMEWORK: Vocabulary study from lessons Seven & Eight

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Lesson Seventeen & Eighteen 
  COURSEBOOK: 
  SKILLSWORK: 
  HOMEWORK: Collocations with MAKE & DO (New Cambridge Advanced English, Unit 6)

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Lesson Nineteen & Twenty 
  COURSEWORK: 
  SKILLSWORK: 
  HOMEWORK: Expressing Oneself, vocabulary sheet (Heinemann Wordbuilder)  

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