New Directions Plus

New Directions Plus is a challenging course for high-level 8th grade students who are at the Intermediate (A2) level. It meets the requirements of the English Curriculum 2020.

New Direction Plus features:

  • vocabulary from the Intermediate Level, Band II of the Ministry's word list
  • activities which engage learners with can-do statements
  • pre-teaching, practicing and recycling of vocabulary
  • a variety of relevant and useful writing tasks
  • scaffolded speaking activities and practice of functional language in everyday situations
  • collaborative tasks
  • communication videos for cultural enrichment
  • a new component - Digital Extra for pre-teaching and tracking of vocabulary, fun review activities and speaking practice

New Directions Plus has a rich, comprehensive workbook which includes a wide variety of exercises for practice and reinforcement.

Approved for the English Curriculum 2020