Teacher Support Site
This Teacher Support Site is designed to provide extra resources to teachers who use Connect, a fun, four-level, four-skills American English course for young adolescents.
Word / Verb Lists provide a quick reference to the vocabulary introduced in the Connect Student’s Books. To learn more, or to download a list, click on the Word / Verb Lists button at left.
The lesson-by-lesson Extra Grammar worksheets provide students with additional grammar practice. The activities are similar in style to those in the Student’s Books and Workbooks.
The unit-by-unit Extra Reading worksheets provide students with additional reading and writing practice. The Extra Readings are similar in style to the Get Connected lessons in the Student’s Books.
The Unit Tests assess Connect students’ progress in vocabulary, grammar (Language Focus), reading, and writing. To learn more, or to download a test, click on the Unit Tests button at left.
The unit-by-unit Oral Quizzes consist of tasks and sample answers that teachers can use to evaluate their students’ speaking ability.
The unit-by-unit Learning Logs give students an opportunity to reflect on their progress with minimal teacher input or help.
The Placement Test consists of oral, written, and objective tests that teachers can use to determine the level of Connect best suited to their students. To learn more, or to download a test, click on the Placement Tests button at left.
Teaching Tips provide ideas and suggestions for every teacher from general teaching tips to tips for multilevel classes, and more.
Connect Arcade is a fun, interactive Web site for students. To learn more, click on the Student Support button at left.
Readers for Teens are engaging fictional stories with important themes for young learners. To learn more, click on the Readers for Teens button at left.