This text offers students the opportunity to learn about daily life and culture in the different countries where English is spoken as a first language. It shows the similarities and differences between life in Britain, the USA, Canada, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Jamaica and Trinidad. The book provides information through a wide variety of reading texts, colour photographs and illustrations. Also included are regular and frequent exercise sections focusing on reading and listening comprehension and language skills development.
The IB Diploma Programme Course Companions are resource materials des igned to support students throughout their two-year Diploma Programme comse of study in a particular subject. They will help students gain an understanding of what is expected from the study of an IB Diploma Programme subject wh ile presenting content in a way that illustrates the purpose and aims of the IB. They retlect the philosophy and approach of the IB and encourage a deep understanding of each subject by making connections to wider issues and providing opportunities for critical thinking.