Top up your teaching skills - Understanding First

Roy Norris

In order to prepare your students effectively for the Cambridge English: First exam, it’s important to understand first how each task is constructed, what is tested and how it is tested. We’ll look at the nitty-gritty of the First exam and then draw conclusions for our classroom teaching. The aim of the session, then, is to provide practical ideas and tips, based on an understanding of the finer points of the exam.
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In a career spanning 35 years, RoyNorris started out teaching French and German in England before moving to Madrid in 1989 to work in ELT, mainly for International House. He has also worked as Director of Studies at Soros International House in Vilnius, Lithuania. Roy has been writing for Macmillan for almost 20 years, and is the author of Straight to First, Ready for First and Straightforward Advanced, and co-author of Ready for Advanced.