Course components

Student’s Book

New Inspiration 1 - Student's BookThe Student’s Book interweaves a strong skills syllabus with motivating topics and activities. The progression of the course evolves with the students, reflecting their changing needs and interests.

The course aims to appeal to the modern teenager through imaginative and exciting topics, introduces up-to-date language and expression, increases confidence through learner independence activities, provides regular opportunities for revision and self-assessment and caters for different learning styles!

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New Inspiration 1 - WorkbookThe New Inspiration Workbook provides a wealth of extra material that works alongside the Student’s Book lessons and includes extensive grammar and vocabulary exercises with integrated skills activities. There are also extension exercises at the end of each language lesson and mixed-ability revision and extension exercises in each unit. In addition, it includes:



  • four CLIL and four Culture lessons which build on the Student’s Book material
  • brain teasers, crosswords and suggestions for follow-up work on the internet
  • learner independence and self-assessment sections
  • much, much more!
  • additional photocopiable material that provides a range of extra activities to suit different learner styles
  • a wide range of extra optional activities which can be given to less confident learners or fast finishers
  • Answer keys, weblinks, audioscripts and much more!
  • Class Audio CDs
  • Test CDs

Teacher’s Book

The New Inspiration Teacher’s Book features a practical approach to methodology with step-by-step lesson notes. There are stimulating ideas for warmers to start each lesson as well as optional activities through the lesson notes. There are follow-up activities at the end of each lesson and suggestions for homework. Useful culture information is provided to help answer student queries, along with downloadable songs with activities. The Teacher’s Books also include:

All the Student’s Book dialogues, texts and pronunciation exercises are recorded and stored on the Class Audio CDs. Recorded items are indicated by a symbol in the Student’s Books and Teacher’s Books.

The editable test CDs include 24 short tests on grammar and vocabulary, 8 medium-length tests on language and integrated skills for the whole unit, a placement test, mid-course tests and end-of-term tests. Each CD covers two levels.

New Inspiration Practice Online

New Inspiration Practice Online provides quick and easy online practice for learners of English as a foreign language. Offering a self-study revision course for each level, New Inspiration Practice Online is self-marking and can be accessed from anywhere with an internet connection. Learn more about New Inspiration Practice Online.

New Inspiration Interactive Classroom

New Inspiration Interactive Classroom can be used with an Interactive Whiteboard or digital projector and includes the Student’s Book in a digital format with integrated audio and answer key, interactive activities and cultural video clips. Learn more about New Inspiration Interactive Classroom.