- What is English Firsthand?
- What’s new in the 5th edition
- Application for Inspection Copy
- Companion website
- English Firsthand 5th edition catalog website
- ELT Teaching Tips with Marc and John
- Online Teaching Tips & Ideas
- Teaching ideas for getting back to face to face (safely)
What is English Firsthand?English Firsthand is the best-selling oral communication series that has been supporting ELT teachers and students for more than 25 years, helping to build learner success and confidence through hands-on active learning. We believe that students learn English by using English and, with support, they can communicate in English even from the beginning.
For students to use English, they need:
What’s new on the 5th edition?
Exciting new design and updated content
Mobile-based activities “MyMobileWorld” (Learning Management System)
Assessment for Learning
Intensive Test Package
Mapped with the Global Scale of English (GSE)
|English Firsthand 5th edition is mapped with the Global Scale of English, and teachers will be able to have free access to the GSE Teacher Booklet that shows which Can-do descriptors are covered in each unit/page per level and that supports teachers to develop syllabus for their class.|
Wealth of Free Resources
In this new edition of English Firsthand there are a wealth of resources online for free.
|From the companion website www.pearsonelt.com/englishfirsthand:||From the teacher’s resource website – all downloadable
(Please contact your sales rep for access to it.)
² Also included in CD-ROM attached to the printed Teachers Manual
Application for Inspection Copy
If you would like to have a look at the actual book, please fill in the form in the link below so that we can dispatch the required sample copy to you.Click here to apply
You can see information about the English Firsthand 5th edition, Unit sample pages and Scope & Sequence in the companion website.
English Firsthand 5th edition catalog website
For more details about English Firsthand 5th edition, including sample units etc, visit our catalog website.
ELT Teaching Tips with Marc and John
To celebrate English Firsthand 25th birthday, the authors Marc Helgesen and John Wiltshier have teamed up with Pearson Japan to release a series of short videos showing teaching tips in the classroom.
Online Teaching Tips & Ideas
Teaching ideas for getting back to face to face (safely)
- Clarification face to face
- Listen and Don’t Repeat (out loud): Pronunciation Practice in the time of Covid19