By Mario Herrera and Diane Pinkley
Millions of children around the world have learned English using Backpack. Based on the tried and proven methodology, this course is a communicative program based on cross-curricular content and task-based activities. With a robust teacher resource and assessment program, teachers love teaching English with Backpack.
Backpack is the proven seven-level course for young learners of English that offers a communicative program based on cross-curricular content and task-based activities. The new edition of Backpack incorporates the latest trends and up-to-the-minute technology.
- Backpack‘s four-skills approach with solid grammar practice and a variety of pairwork and group work activities teaches real communication.
- Backpack has content lessons in each unit where students learn about other subjects such as science, math and social studies using English. You can also choose to use the Backpack Content Readers which supplement the theme of every unit with extra activities.
- The Teacher’s Edition has a step-by-step guide on how to teach each lesson. For ambitious kids, use the extra activities and classroom ideas in the Teacher’s Resource Book. ExamView can help you customize tests by mixing and matching question-types.
- Packed with songs, games and projects, and a rich variety of reading genres, students won’t have time to get bored. There is a great mix of activities that have your class moving around. Or how about watching video clips and assign extra activities on the CD-ROM?