Gold New Edition

Gold New Edition follows the same approach as previous editions but has been revised and updated following extensive research with users throughout the world.

It helps teachers to deliver stimulating, discussion-rich lessons with focused exam preparation.

Each level of the series offers a strong emphasis on communicative practice and the development of natural speaking skills to build student confidence for exams and beyond.

  • 4 levels
  • British English
  • CEFR: B1 - C1

How to teach online with Gold New Edition

Gold New Edition includes a wide variety of digital components for teachers and students that make online lessons engaging and easy-to-deliver.

Handy guide for teaching online

Discover all the digital components and how to use them at each stage of an online lesson with this guide.

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ESAP framework for teaching online

Find out about Pearson’s ESAP Framework (Engage, Study, Activate, Practice) and how it can help you plan and deliver effective online lessons quickly and efficiently.

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Digital components for students

Students can access all course resources that they need for online lessons, studying at home, homework and further practice. These include:

  • Interactive Student’s eBook 
  • Practice English App 
  • Digital Resources 
  • Online Practice
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Digital components for teachers

Teachers can access all the resources and tools they need to plan and deliver successful online lessons, assess their students, assign practice and monitor students’ progress. These include:

  • ActiveTeach
  • Integrated remote lessons 
  • Digital Resources 
  • Test Generator 
  • Online Practice

What's NEW in Gold?

  • 50% new content: with many new readings and listening, as well as new visuals.
  • Inreased difficulty level: for reading and listening to match the level of the Cambridge First exam. 
  • Presenting and practicing grammar: more detailed, thorough approach.
  • Full practice test: in the coursebook, and three more to download.
  • More testing & practicing opportunities
  • Functional improvements
  • Teacher feedback: all changes have been initiated by users’ feedback and validated by teachers

Why choose Gold New Edition?

Solid preparation for the Cambridge English exams

Gold New Edition provides complete graded preparation for Cambridge English. Each unit contains practice for all papers of the B2 First exam.

Intensive language and skills development

There is a strong language development syllabus with an emphasis on communication and personalization.

Flexible blended learning package

The mix of print and digital components provides a complete learning package.

Improved class flow

Each lesson has a carefully structured progression through a variety of activities including individual, pair- and whole-class work.

Graded vocabulary practice

Phrasal verbs, collocations, idioms and other vocabulary are presented in chunks and practised in meaningful context. 

Structured support

Carefully staged exam tasks and graduated support through the book.

Interested in ordering Gold?

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