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Where creativity & language learning come together
We have added more of what teachers told us they loved in Story Central, the best-selling American English primary course, and now we are introducing Story Central Plus!
- English Type
- American English
- Number of levels
- CEFR Levels
- Pre A1 - B1
By encouraging imagination and creativity, Story Central Plus teaches children to form and express their own opinions in order to better understand the world around them. Exciting narratives take young learners on a memorable journey of language discovery that promotes critical thinking, communication and collaboration.
WHAT MAKES IT SPECIAL?
STRONG LITERACY STRAND
A strong literacy strand, a beautifully illustrated reader and new CLIL content will enchant students and develop reading and critical thinking skills.
NEW GRAMMAR BOOSTER
The new Grammar Booster has been designed for mixed-ability classrooms, providing students with both step by step and more challenging activities which build grammar and exam confidence.
NEW EXAM BOOSTER
The new Exam Booster has more test questions covering all four skills in the new Cambridge English Qualifications to give students extra practice and improve their chances for succeeding at the exam.
ENHANCED PHONICS AND SPELLING
New and enhanced phonics and spelling sections broaden students’ phonemic awareness, and improve their literacy and speaking skills.
With eBooks and print versions of the Student Book and Reader, as well as the Digital Activity Book, this easy to use blended learning package is designed both for the classroom and distance teaching.
Levels & Samples
WATCH SAMPLE COURSE VIDEOS
The Story Central Plus audio-enhanced phonics and spelling programme has been specifically designed to build and improve young learners’ speaking and literacy skills. As well as the exciting storytelling videos take young learners on a memorable journey of language discovery that promotes critical thinking, communication and collaboration. Let’s take a look at some of them.
FULLY FLEXIBLE COURSE
In CLASS, at HOME, or BLENDED
– whatever your teaching situation is – we will support you every step of the way with the right course, digital solutions, training and technical assistance so your lessons run smoothly every time.
Student Book with Reader, Student eBook, Reader eBook, and CLIL eBook
The Student Book and Reader foster a love of reading while the Grammar Booster helps all students achieve their best. With this blended solution consisting of print and digital versions of the Student Book and Reader as well as the digital CLIL eBook you can move effortlessly between online and face to face classes.
Student eBook with Reader eBook, CLIL eBook, and Activity eBook
This fully digital version of Story Central Plus enables teachers to take learning and teaching online instantly and confidently. It includes the Student eBook, Digital Activity Book, Reader eBook and CLIL eBook.
Student eBook with CLIL eBook and Reader eBook
The Student eBook with CLIL eBook and Reader eBook provides students with a digital version of these print components.
Activity Book with Digital Activity Book
This flexible blended solution consists of a print Activity Book and a Digital Activity Book, allowing students to have extra practice while studying online and offline. It consolidates key language and skills, and develops creative use of language in writing.
Digital Activity Book
The Digital Activity Book, allows students to have extra practice while studying online . It consolidates key language and skills, and develops creative use of language in writing.
Teacher Edition with Teacher Resources
The Teacher Edition provides everything needed for efficient preparation and delivery of classes, whether teaching in person or remotely. A Teacher Edition eBook enables on-screen lesson planning while other resources such as the Teacher Presentation Kit and the Teacher Resource Center provide everything for dynamic and engaging lessons.
SHOW AND TELL PRESENTATIONS
Whether your young learners are sitting a Cambridge English exam or just want more general exam practice, Story Central Plus’ new Exam Booster will help build their exam skills and confidence.
Additionally supported by carefully-staged, varied grammar activities in the new Grammar Booster and audio-enhanced phonics and spelling programme, young learners will build and improve their speaking and literacy skills.
Click through the presentations to see how Story Central Plus will help you prepare your students for success!
TRY & TEST IT WITH YOUR CLASS!
Story Central Plus integrates testing and exam preparation with good classroom practice so that learners feel comfortable with both the materials and the process. Exercises always use familiar materials, offer carefully-scaffolded steps, build essential exam skills and add an element of fun so that tests no longer feel like tests and young learners are no longer stressed and anxious. Click to access interactive booklet with a package of downlodable materials including videos, audio files, worksheets and more!
Sometimes you just want to stomp and shout How am I supposed to unlock my students’ potential?!”, right? Well, you are lucky enough! Let us take you to the Teachers’ Central, where you’ll find plenty of inspiring things! There are also great tips that will help you make your classes truly creative and exciting. Sign up today to:
- Get a mix of well-designed teaching aids to help you teach confidently.
- Gain an in-depth understanding of Story Central Plus to make the most of its well-sequenced syllabus and engaging content.
- Enhance your own skills and knowledge, through dedicated webinars delivered by ELT experts, articles, podcasts and videos for your professional development.
- Access exclusive Story Central Plus instant resources to keep your classes fun and rewarding.