Real World Advanced

Bob Hastings
Stuart McKinlay
Carolyn Barraclough
Suzanne Gaynor
Kathryn Alevizos
with Tim Roberts

Real World Andalusia Edition

Experience English, Experience the Real World

Real World opens the door to a fascinating world of English language knowledge and skills for the 21st century teenage learner. It helps students develop not only the ability to communicate well in English but also the skills and confidence to participate as educated citizens in the global community.The combination of authentic and engaging videos from the BBC with Pearson’s ELT expertise gives learners the tools they need to achieve their goals in the real world.

Real World Andalusia Version
  • Authentic and engaging videos from the BBC
    Language is presented through relevant and intriguing real-life content, from the humorous situations presented in the drama videos to the real people speaking in BBC Interviews and BBC Culture videos.

  • Flexibility and support for mixed-level classes
    Graded practice activities in the Students’ Book and workbook are provided at three levels of difficulty to enable teachers to shape learning around individual students’ needs. Tests are also provided at three levels, and teachers can select additional graded activities in the teacher’s guide and photocopiable resources according to students’ needs. The Essentials component, which covers the core grammar, vocabulary and skills from the Students’ Book, is designed specifically for students who require extra help and can be used in class as an alternative to the Students’ Book to help ensure that all students can follow the lesson.

  • Develops communicative language competence
    Students are encouraged to use natural English and practise their learning in authentic contexts through the Real English section, the speaking lesson and the And You? activities. These provide opportunities to explore and personalise new language.

  • Focus on 21st Century Learning: Skills for today and for the future
    Carefully structured activities provide opportunities to improve life skills such as effective communication, creativity, critical thinking, collaborating with others and working independently, cultural awareness, and the ability to use digital media.

  • Full digital solution to optimize the learning experience 
    Active Teach Plus provides all the resources needed to boost your classes, see where students need improvement and personalise their learning journey. The innovative Active Teach kit promotes students’ independent learning with engaging materials , designed to work on all devices including tablets, provide students with maximum opportunity to enhance their learning, both in school and at home!


Real World Andalusia Edition Sample Materials

You can access free samples and demos for Real World Andalusia Edition materials so you can best see how this course suits your teaching needs. Check them out here:

For students

Students’ Book with Online Area & Vocabulary App

Humorous dramas, intriguing BBC Culture videos and BBC Interviews provide inspiring content and motivate students to use English as it is really spoken.


In full colour, the Workbook offers language and skills practice at three levels of difficulty to consolidate and extend course content.


  • Online Area
    Extra online practice with scores recorded in the gradebook helps students review and recycle what they have learned.
  • Vocabulary App
    With fun and motivating activities to practise and reinforce the vocabulary presented in the tips.

Also available for all levels:

  • eText Basic. Digital version of the Students’ Book with integrated audio and video material.

For the teacher

  • Teacher’s Book
    Interleaved pages of the Students’ Book with unit by unit teaching notes, audio scripts, answer keys and additional activities for dealing with mixed-level classes.
  • Teacher’s Resource File
    120 pages of photocopiable resources including Vocabulary, Grammar and Culture activities plus video exploitation for every unit.
  • Tests
    Downloadable unit, review and end-of-year tests at three grades of difficulty to cater for mixed levels in the classroom, plus Grammar and Vocabulary essential practice worksheets for students who need extra help.
  • Class audio CDs
    Audio material for use in class.
  • Teaching programmes
    Ready to use planning documents that support teaching of the local curriculum requirements.


  • Active Teach for IWB
    A complete interactive version of the Students’ Book and Workbook, with audio, video, interactive activities and photocopiable resources.
  • Test Generator
    A tool to create and customise your own tests that provides additional support in mixed-level classes.
  • Online Graebook
  • Pearson Teacher’s Place
    An exclusive space where you will find all the Teacher’s Resource Materials you’ll need for your classes. Available at