Spanish B for the IB Diploma Teacher's Resource Book (IBS)

Spanish B for the IB Diploma Teacher's Resource Book (IBS)

By: Sebastian Bianchi (author), Mike Thacker (author), John Bates (editor)Paperback

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Develop confident linguists, who appreciate other cultures with this course, based closely around the IB's desired learner profile. This Teacher's Resource Book, written in Spanish, provides all that you need to plan and run this course including sample lesson plans, planning tools and teaching notes. Answers to all the activities and transcripts of the audio files found within the Student's Book and Audio CD are also inlcuded. Additional vocabluary, extention activities and useful resources including organisations, websites and literary texts will help you stretch your students and teach even better lessons. This course: - Builds language skills through carefully crafted tasks and grammar practice - Improves exam performance with activities for all aspects of IB Spanish assessment - Promotes global citizenship and an appreciation of Hispanic Culture through culturally appropriate stimulus material (including a particular emphasis on the Americas) Coming soon: vocabulary available online at Vocab Express, an interactive learning application. Visit for more information.

About Author

Mike Thacker, former Director of the Language Centre at the University of Surrey; Chair of Examiners in Spanish for a major awarding body Sebastian Bianchi is Teaching By-Fellow in Spanish at Churchill College, University of Cambridge. A highly experienced teacher and author John Bates (consultant): former teacher of IB Spanish in UK; and Chair of Examiners in Spanish. He has run courses for teachers of Spanish in UK, Trinidad, The Bahamas, Argentina, Chile and the United States.


1 Introduction: how this course covers the IB syllabus (Introduccion) 2 Map of the book's themes (Mapa de los temas del libro) 3 Notes and Answers, Units 1 to 12 (interleaving the practice exam answers) (Notas y respuestas, unidades 1-12) 4 Transcripts of all tracks on the audio CD (which comes free with the Student's Book) (Transcripciones) 5 Lesson planning grid sample Lesson Plans (Ejemplos de planes de clase) 6 Vocabulary, Units 1-12 (Vocabulario esencial) 7 Extension activities (Extension A: Textos y actividades; Extension B: Notas y respuestas) 8 Resources: Hispanic organizations; websites; Literary texts (for Higher level) (Recursos: 1 Sitios web; 2 Literatura [Nivel superior])

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781444146424
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 244
  • ID: 9781444146424
  • weight: 736
  • ISBN10: 1444146424

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