Welcome Starter a and b is an early-primary course specially designed to meet the needs of pupils in their first years of English language learning. Pupils experience the world through the adventures of two mice, Cecil Mouse and Ellie May, along with the all-time-favourite Masid, the genie!
Welcome Starter a comprises three modules of two units each. It focuses mainly on Listening and Speaking, but also offers pre-writing and pre-reading activities as well as a subtle introduction to the alphabet.
Welcome Starter b comprises three modules of two units each. It provides practice on all four skills. There is also a starter unit on the alphabet.
presentation of vocabulary through colour flashcards & posters
songs, chants and games
Total Physical Response activities
cartoon story in every unit
introduction to the British way of life
module check at the end of each module
traditional story told in rhyme within the Pupil´s Book
full-colour Activity Book
nursery songs and rhymes
Teacher´s Book with additional activities and games
fully dramatised audio CDs
fully animated DVD