LEVEL: INTERMEDIATE CEF: B1
DATE: NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2011
Pages 2 & 3: Team News
Three specially selected news stories from around the UK and U.S ・with TEAM tips for what to look out for in November and December.
Cultural Input: Civil Rights / Christmas
Pages 4 & 5: Music
Jessie J: 的 Must Look After My Body・
Jessie J overcame serious health problems to become a global superstar, TEAM finds out more.
Language Focus: past simple v past continuous;
vocabulary for health problems.
Pages 6 & 7: Special Report
The Fight Over Your Mobile Phone
Should teachers be allowed to read their students・texts? We ask if new laws can help fight bad behaviour in schools.
Language Focus: first conditional; talking about rules and regulations
CD: Track 7
Pages 8 & 9: Sport
Players Under Pressure
TEAM looks at how a footballer, a golfer and a BMX rider handle the pressure of their fans・expectations and asks 塗ow do YOU handle pressure?・
Language Focus: past continuous and past simple
Pages 10 & 11: School Stories
School For Spies
Chosen Hill is a school with a difference.
TEAM finds out about the school where secret codes and fighting cyber-crime are part of the curriculum.
Language focus: First conditional
Pages 12 & 13: Behind the Scenes
Inside 10 Downing Street
An exclusive tour of the official home of England痴 Prime Minister ・David Cameron.
Language Focus: linking words
Cultural input: Downing Street
Competition: A tour of your home!
Page 14: Teens With Talent
I want to be a Football Coach!
Ollie Lander is a football-mad 18-year-old. But unlike most teenage boys, he doesn稚 want to play football・he wants to coach it!
Language Focus: phrasal verbs
Page 15: Team Data
All you need to know about Christmas traditions in England and Wales.
Language Focus: Facts and statistics
Cultural input: Christmas
CD: Track 8: Christmas
Page 16: The Ad
Voices Against Violence
An advert for Voices Against Violence ・a charity which gives advice to children and teens affected by domestic violence.
Language Focus: giving advice