This is one text in a four-part Spanish course, suitable for a wide ability range. It is geared to meet the needs of pupils preparing for GCSE under the newly revised National Curriculum and supports those working towards Standard Grade in Scotland. It concentrates on the personal and interpersonal aspects of language learning. Comprising of six units of six lessons, the pupil's book provides a flexible framework of graded progression within which learners should achieve a solid foundation of language skills.
Unit A Understanding people by talking to them: do we know each other?; we speak Spanish; the languages of Spain. Unit B Once upon a time: day by day; then and now; boys and girls. Unit C Then and now: which floor are you going to?; what a change; back to the past. Unit D No boundaries: let's go to the hotel; exchange (trips); ecological tourism. Unit E Its a small world: the media 1 - travelling language; news and events; the media 2 - information and entertainment. Unit F On wheels: public transport; at the wheel; transport and pollution. Unit G Consumerism: shopping again; we all want more; responsible consumerism. Unit H The future is in your hands: do you know how to study?; to be or not to be; get ready. Unit I Wonderful youth: current affairs; just say "no"; what a disaster!. Unit J Life is a dream: the future is in your hands; everything is possible; farewell.