For students in their final two years (HAVO: prepares for higher professional education) or final three years (VWO: pre-university education). Aim: to prepare them for the national exam in English reading comprehension (50% of the final mark). Words in Progress meets the requirements of the European Framework of Reference for Languages (B2 level for HAVO; C1 level voor VWO).
Words in Progress is a vocabulary builder that prepares students for the national exam in English through the acquisition of a vocabulary relevant to this exam in a complex context.
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Words in Progress contains 120 (HAVO) or 150 (VWO) gap exercises; each exercise consists of 20 sentences with a blank in each of them for a word left out. At the bottom of the page are the 20 words that have to be filled in; the context helps the student put the words in the right places.
The first part of Words in Progress is structured thematically, e.g. Nature and the Environment, Education, Arts. The second part is called Mixed Bag and contains the other words the student needs to be well prepared for the national exam.
Choose your version: digital, A4 format (workbook), or coursebook
Words in Progress is available in more than one version. Both the regular and the CLIL/IB versions are available in A4 format (21×29,7 cm) workbook or as a smaller (17×24 cm) coursebook.
Words in Progress is also available in an interactive form through Learnbeat, a digital platform for adaptive learning.
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