English for children from 15 years old
The Future 1
A futuristic story is the guiding thread in this course, which presents the students with grammar and vocabulary corresponding to level B2+ of the Common European Framework Reference for Languages (CEFR). The main character in the story, Tory, must fight to discover the truth that lies behind a crime which affects her on a very personal level.
In the year 2114, a major ecological disaster has flooded part of the Earth and attempts to inhabit other planets have not been successful. This is a dystopian society with security cameras everywhere and politicians who are elected by competing on a reality show. Through the star of the story, Tory, the 15-year-olds work on more complicated grammatical structures and will learn to give detailed descriptions of specific situations. They will also be able to give their opinions in English and defend a point of view on general topics, giving the pros and cons.
1 hour 30 minutes, twice per week
Number of students per class:
eight students per class
Throughout this English course, the students will work on original texts which haven’t been adapted: newspaper articles, novels, etc. They will be able to understand more complicated texts in English, both the main ideas and more specific details. This level enables them to increase their contact with authentic English.