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Move It! is a four-level American English course with a complete print and digital
learning package. Multiple options for dynamic, personalized classes motivate
today’s 21st century teenagers, whatever their learning styles.

First course for teenagers fully implementing
21st Century Learning & Teaching prepares students to succeed in the contemporary world.

Ideal for mixed-ability classes, the course
personalizes the learning process.

Complete Assessment Package to monitor
students’ learning process.

Rich modern media package saves teachers
time and captures students’ attention.

Why choose ?

Preapares teens for today's world using 21st Century Learning approach

21st Century Skills

Students use print and digital media to learn to filter and analyze information. They develop logical thinking skills and creativity, collaborate on projects and assess their own work.

21st Century Tools

The course provides learning tools in the media that teenagers use every day, such
as websites, videos, audio, cell phone
apps and games.

21st Century Content

Students work with interesting and
up-to-date materials, including
cross-curricular topics. They investigate
global themes such as the environment,
trade and poverty.

21st Century Context

Throughout the course, the focus is on
the student. Personalized pathways
allow students to optimize their
learning outcomes.

Help all students to succeed

Varied tasks make the most of students' multiple intelligences and different
learning styles.

Brain Trainers, projects and graded exercises in the Workbook cater to mixed-ability classes.

Individual grade
reports in MyEnglishLab
help to personalize
learning
for students.

Achieve better learning outcomes

  • Teacher’s eText for Interactive Whiteboards
    helps to manage classes and keeps
    students focused.
  • Students' eText offers an interactive
    individualized learning experience.
  • MyEnglishLab with online activities provides
    instant feedback and extends students’ exposure to English.
  • Read more about MyEnglishLab and try it out.

Levels

Pearson Upbeat Levels

Level 1
CEFR:A1

Pearson Upbeat Levels

Level 2
CEFR:A1-A2

Pearson Upbeat Levels

Level 3
CEFR:A2-B1

Pearson Upbeat Levels

Level 4
CEFR:B1

Components

Students' Book

At the center of the course is the Students’ Book, which contains a vast array of innovative and motivating features to make your
classes a real success.

  • Starter Unit + 9 units with one lesson per page
  • 3 Review sections
  • 9 Brain Trainer pages
  • 6 Culture pages

Workbook and MP3 CD

  • Provides students with reinforcement and extra practice of the
    grammar, vocabulary and skills.
  • Extensive reference section in color and a
    Self-Assessment program.
  • Activities are classified with one, two or three stars according
    to their level of difficulty — ideal for mixed-ability classes.
  • MP3 CD contains recordings of all Workbook audio tracks.

eTexts

Students' eText

Gives students access to course content on cell phone, tablet or computer, including audio, video and games. They can write notes and collaborate, search and highlight phrases and use bookmarks.
The online dictionary provides an instant vocabulary check.

Teacher’s eText for
Interactive Whiteboards

Makes classes lively through a wealth of multimedia materials and exercises. It keeps students’ attention on the task and their heads up, rather than their noses in a book.

MyEnglishLab

Enriched online learning, including homework, practice, tips,
automatic feedback and instant grades.

MyEnglishLab for Students

Students study at their own pace and keep track of their own performance.

MyEnglishLab for Teachers

Teachers have instant access to a range of diagnostic tools. The Gradebook and Common Error Report help pinpoint trouble areas for the class and individual students.

Teacher's Book

A complete reference guide for giving class effectively with minimal preparation time. Includes "no-preparation" extra activities and suggestions for working with mixed-ability groups.

Teacher’s Resource and Tests Multi-ROM

Contains a wide range of activities and exercises that can be printed out and used in class as supplements.

  • Two-starred activities to match the different levels in
    mixed-ability classrooms
  • Diagnostic Test to assess students’ level of English before
    the Starter Unit
  • 9 Language Tests, 3 Skills Tests and cumulative End of
    Year Test, all in two levels of difficulty, with Answer Keys
  • Full Workbook Audio

Class Audio CDs

Contain all the recorded material from the Students' Book.

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Books

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Audio

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Books

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Audio

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Samples


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Books

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Download sample units from the Students' Book, Workbook and Teacher's Book to try out in the classroom.

Audio

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Samples


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View Samples

See for yourself what MyEnglishLab is all about in 3 easy steps!

  1. Click here to go to the login page.
  2. Enter this user name and password.
    USER NAME: moveit2_demo_EDU
    PASSWORD: Password@123
  3. Start exploring. Click on Student View for the Student experience.

Authors

Ingrid Freebairn

Fiona Beddall has taught EFL to a variety of age groups in France, Spain and the UK, and has eighteen years’ experience as a writer and editor of teaching materials. She has written primary and secondary coursebooks, including Discovery Island and Cosmic (Pearson ELT). She is also the author of several graded readers, including Alexander the Great, A History of Britain and Stories of Survival (Penguin Readers).

Read this interview with Fiona
Ingrid Freebairn

Carolyn Barraclough is a qualified and experienced teacher and teacher trainer. Carolyn taught EFL in Greece and the UK for many years before moving into EFL publishing, working as an educational consultant and editor for over 15 years. She is the author of several successful coursebooks, including Top Secret and the BESA award-winning Activate! for Pearson, as well as a wide range of supplementary books such as Project Grammar (OUP) and Macmillan Children’s Picture Dictionary. Her special interests are motivating young teenagers and maximizing memorability—values reflected in Move It!.

Read this article by Carolyn

Katherine Stannett has been an EFL teacher, editor and writer for over twenty years. She started her teaching career in Japan in 1990, working with students of all ages. She has edited many key EFL course and reference books including Grammar Time and Yazoo, and has recently co-written a course for Eastern Europe. She has also written a number of songs and raps to teach English.

Judy Copage

Jayne Wildman is an experienced ELT teacher who has worked with students of all ages in Italy, Spain, France and in the UK. After a successful career as an editor, Jayne moved into authoring ELT books, initially creating materials for secondary students, then later writing for primary and adult classes. Her most recent publications include Discover English (Pearson Education), designed for upper primary students, and Distinction (Oxford University Press), written for upper secondary students. Jayne is resident in Barcelona, Spain, with her husband and two boys, Dexter and Conrad.

Liz Kilbey

Series Consultant: Cara Norris-Ramirez studied English at Yale University (BA) and Boston University (MA). She has also taught English composition and literature at Boston University and Emerson College. Cara authored an ELT textbook for secondary students and has worked on ELT textbooks and digital materials for primary, secondary, and adult learners. She is the owner of Norris-Ramirez Editorial Services, LLC, specializing in ELT textbooks.

MyEnglishLab

Enhanced Learning

Activities that are instantly graded and correlated to your Move It! course

Flexible Solutions

Assign tasks to the whole class,
groups, or individual students to
help them reach their goals

Informed Teaching

We offer instant access to a range of diagnostic tools

Did You Know that?

Based on 600 upper secondary student's final exam scores in Poland, those who used MyEnglishLab scored an average of 89% against a national average of 68%

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Wish you had more time to focus on your communicative lessons?

MyEnglishLab provides enriched learning online, with activities that are instantly graded and correlated to your course. This frees up your time (no more grading—it’s all done automatically!) so now you can decide what to concentrate on during class time and use your time more effectively.

Wish you could support your students even when they’re doing homework?

The tips and hints in MyEnglishLab direct students to reference material that will help them complete exercises and provide learning opportunities by encouraging students to work out the answers for themselves.

Now you can offer each one of students the special attention you want them to have...

When your students use MyEnglishLab for online practice, you instantly get access to a wide range of useful diagnostic tools. Automated Common Error reports (for individual students or the whole class) and instant feedback on all activities plus model answers will help you focus on the real needs of your students.

Make your Move It! class stand out from the rest

MyEnglishlab gives you the flexibility to assign tasks to the whole class, groups, or individual students to help them reach their goals effectively.

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Teacher Training

Videos: 21st Century Learning

What is 21st Century Learning?

Find out all about 21st Century Learning through this series of teacher training videos by experts on the topic. Become an expert and get a certificate by watching teacher training videos and reading professional articles!

Ingrid Freebairn

21st Century Skills

Ingrid Freebairn

21st Century Content

tips on Teaching Effective Oral Communication

21st Century Tools

21st Century Context

Click here for short quiz to test your knowledge of 21st Century Learning
and a chance to recieve a personalized certificate!

Professional Articles

21st Century Students and Skills

by Roberto Balaguer Prestes

Challenging Adolescents

by Nick Dawson

Move It! helps students prepare for exam.

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Perfect Partners

For Spanish and Portuguese-
speaking students...

Try these dictionary apps, for a dictionary on-the-go!

Pearson Readers

Are you looking to encourage more reading in the classroom? How about our range of Pearson Readers? Pearson Readers are a carefully graded collection that enables English language learners to enjoy reading, whatever their language level.

We’ve chosen some readers that best enhance content in Move It! Students' Books. Find out which readers best complement each level.

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
teachers and students across the world teach, learn and practise their
English skills, making us, 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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