WHAT IS CULTURE CLOSE-UP?

Culture Close-up is an engaging and informative series of videos that familiarises teenagers with British and American cultures.
All the videos are accompanied by student worksheets
and comprehensive teacher’s notes to help you make the most
of your teaching time. All the materials can be customised
to support students with different levels of English language proficiency.

CULTURE CLOSE-UP DVD

The videos are available on a DVD disc with subtitle and voiceover options at two levels of difficulty (A1/A1+ and A2/A2+).

WORKSHEETS

Alternative worksheets are available for levels A1 and A2+ to support students with different levels of English.

TEACHER'S NOTES

The comprehensive lesson notes save teachers time when preparing for class.

Culture Close-up will be released in August 2015 on a DVD disc with five British and five American culture topics featured in videos and student worksheets. The product will also be available online via a password-protected Pearson portal.

CULTURE CLOSE-UP TOPICS

AMERICAN ENGLISH

  • Cities
  • Festivals and holidays
  • Leisure
  • Music
  • Sports

BRITISH ENGLISH

  • Appearance
  • Cities
  • Media
  • Schools
  • Sport

TRY IT OUT

Try out Culture Close-up sample videos with
student worksheets and teacher’s notes now

PERFECT PARTNERS

Culture Close-up is an excellent addition to support students
learning English with the following Pearson courses:

Discover English

Today!

Friends

Look!

New Sky

What’s Up?

New Challenges

Live Beat

Next Move

Move It!

In Sync

My Life (Argentina)

My Life (Spain)

WHY CHOOSE PEARSON?

If you thought learning was confined to the classroom, think again.

We love
what we do in English Language Teaching (ELT) at Pearson, because we get to work in lots of different types of classrooms around the world. Every day we look at ways of combining content, assessment, technology and services to help all teachers and students across the world teach, learn and practise their English skills. Making us, Pearson, the world’s leading education company.

We believe
in all kinds of learning, delivered at any time, in any place through materials of the highest quality, enabling you to achieve your English learning and teaching goals.

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