Real Talk English is a complete, interactive and fun course, teaching English for Speakers of Other Languages.
Real Talk English meets the current Underpinning Knowledge standards for the relevant QCA levels, and conforms to the corresponding entry levels of the New Adult ESOL Core Curriculum. This course has also been designed and developed to map to the Train 2 Gain guidelines.
There are 10 modules in this course, each covering a different real-life scenario, allowing students to learn English by using real life situations. The course teaches students by using real life dialogue, discussions, negotiations and conversations. It includes listening tasks, text display options, speaking and conversation exercises. Each course includes the following different methods of learning:
– Dialogue and Questions
– Speaking Practice
– Working with a Partner
The course also has the facility for students to view a statistics summary, giving an idea of how they are progressing through the course. In addition, the course has in-built testing, to test student’s knowledge as they progress through the course.
REAL TALK English has been written by Chris Armstrong of North Warwickshire & Hinckley College and approved by Sian Whiteley, who was recently awarded an MBE for services to adult basic skills. Chris and Sian have many years experience as ESOL tutors.
This product has a certificate available upon request from Customer Services. The course can also lead to external certification if the student chooses – i.e. the student must taken an external exam at an accredited centre (Please Note: an independent charge may be levied by the chosen test centre).
The course contains the following 10 modules:
1. At the Post Office – Sending a Parcel
2. Buying a Train Ticket
3. Calling Leons Superstore for a Job Application
4. Asking about Someone’s Day
5. Ordering a Meal at the Restaurant
6. Booking a Hotel Room on the Phone
7. Calling about a Room Advertised
8. Joining the Library
9. Buying a Car
10. Calling the Doctors Surgery.
After completing this course, students should be able to:
– listen and respond
– speak to communicate
– engage in discussion
– read and understand
– read and obtain information
– write to communicate
Real Talk English enables student’s to learn English using real life conversations and situations.
The course conforms to the corresponding entry levels of the New Adult ESOL Core Curriculum.