Understanding that teenagers today live in a fast-moving, dynamic world governed by new technologies, GoGetter provides learning solutions focused on motivating, inspiring and developing young minds within a positive classroom environment.
A step-by-step learning approach is combined with motivating multimedia that includes authentic, BBC videos and interactive activities, and with Assessment for Learning present in all components it means you can be the best you can be – be a GoGetter!
In more detail
Pearson and the BBC
The partnership between Pearson and the BBC promotes excellence through their high-quality, educational and authentic content that is relevant and motivating for the teenage classroom. Promoting 21st Century skills for the modern learner, BBC content focuses on:
developing knowledge of other cultures
collaboration in project work
Extra Online Practice: motivating video-based interactive activities for every unit with extra language revision material and access to all videos and audio.
MyEnglishLab: Interactive Online Workbook with different tools and functionalities available to students and teachers.
Student’s eBook: full Students’ Book in digital format with embedded audio and video material.
ActiveTeach: a front-of-class presentation tool available offline, with everything teachers need on one disk or one USB!
Teacher’s CD-ROM: available with the Teacher’s Book at each level includes class audio and video clips (with scripts), flashcards and extra teaching resources.
Scaffolded, step-by-step learning
GoGetter creates a supportive and positive learning environment through its step-by-step approach.
GoGetter increases both understanding and language retention by:
utilizing students' prior knowledge
providing clear structures, examples and staged activities
Achieve exam success
Practice activities in exam-style format are seamlessly integrated into lessons, providing students with practice so they can pass tests and achieve their goals.
The Workbook provides extra practice, plus additional online revision activities are available through Extra Online Practice.
The teacher's Test Book covers PTEYL and Cambridge exam-style tasks.
Assessment for learning
Assessment for Learning techniques are presented in all components of GoGetter, enabling students to focus better, understand what they're learning and to be more involved in their learning process.
This is done through:
setting aims/criteria for success
Videos in GoGetter
GoGetter brings the outside world into the classroom through authentic, BBC Get Culture! videos, hosted by the BAFTA award winning BBC presenter Maddie Moate and her colleague.
Grammar and Communication videos provide the opportunity for critical thinking through cliff-hanger endings, and provide model dialogs for natural, everyday English and pronunciation.
Grammar Animations provide a memorable way of learning with loveable characters – learning grammar can be fun!