Time Zones

Beginning Pre-A | Elementary A | Intermediate B | Pre-Intermediate A

  • American English
  • CD-ROM
  • Exam View
  • IWB
  • 1-4 contact hours a week
  • +5 contact hours a week

Time Zones is a motivating new four-skill series for young teenagers. It combines a communicative approach with National Geographic images, video, and content. The series features an educational syllabus that comprises four exciting content areas: people and places, the natural world, history and culture, science and education.

Unique features:

  • Four cartoon characters from China, Sweden, Brazil, and South Africa – young teenage photojournalists – appear in each unit, presenting language and factual information in a light-hearted manner.
  • National Geographic images, video and content give learners an understanding and appreciation of other countries and their cultures.
  • Multi -ROM for each level comes with National Geographic video clips, exercises for comprehension and language practice, audio recordings from the Student Book, additional pronunciation activities, and more.
  • Educational syllabus built into the series provides learners with cross-curricular practice in other subject areas (such as math, science, etc.), as well as developing critical thinking skills.
  • Systematically teaches high frequency vocabulary for this age group, which is also useful for learners preparing for standardized tests. Content words needed for some of the readings and other information are included for comprehension, and passive recognition.

Time Zones Classroom Presentation Tool CD-ROM includes: 

  • Completely interactive versions of all Student Books and Workbooks.
  • Video and audio materials.
  • Notes, for language and culture.
  • Answers.

What do IWB software do for Teachers?

  • Create more motivating lessons.
  • Reduce preparation time.
  • Make better use of class time.
  • Integrate resources better.

What do IWB software do for Students?

  • Make class more fun and relevant.
  • Increase classroom participation.
  • Each IWB software  has its own toolbar and is therefore compatible with any hardware.