IELTS Resources for Teachers: a fantastic set of tools from the British Council Official IELTS Website www.ielts.org Teachers and Researchers section IELTS Teacher resources (covering all papers for Academic and General Training modules) • Downloadable classroom activities • Skills development resources • Tips for teachers and students • Examples of each paper and skills tested
Research reports Information on funding for IELTS related research projects Information on the IELTS Masters Award Detailed information on IELTS score processing, reporting and evaluation Statistics on test taker performance Downloadable band descriptors used to evaluate IELTS speaking and writing tasks Mapping of IELTS scores to the Common European Framework IELTS examiner requirements
LearnEnglish Professionals Website www.britishcouncil.org/professionals.htm IELTS Preparation Section A detailed overview of the test Tips for each module Sample test material and online practice exercises
Official IELTS Practice Materials Available to purchase from your local IELTS test centre or via www.ielts.org This booklet includes a complete IELTS test for both the Academic and General Training reading and writing modules with CD and answer keys. In addition there are sample writing scripts and speaking interviews with corresponding examiner comments.
How to Prepare for IELTS Available to purchase from your local British Council This is suitable for home study or for use in class. The book and CD Rom contain a range of practical exercises to prepare your students for all 4 papers in addition to 4 complete reading and writing practice papers.
IELTS Scores Explained DVD Available to purchase from www.ielts.org This DVD provides information on what the IELTS band scores actually mean. It is particularly aimed at organizations that wish to set appropriate standards of English language proficiency. The DVD contains general information about IELTS as well as a detailed description of the content of the test. In addition, samples of test material for all four modules are included and examples of candidates' Writing and Speaking performance at different band levels with examiner comments are provided.
Intensive workshops ready available + Teacher Training material Available for free from your local British Council. Please contact the IELTS Business Development Manager, Italy – firstname.lastname@example.org Guidelines, powerpoint presentations, multiple handouts, coursebooks, tips and tricks.
“Road to IELTS” – Institutional license Available from your local British Council. Please contact the IELTS Business Development Manager, Italy – email@example.com A truly integrated tool to enhance learning inside and outside the classroom; improved score results focus; teachers using Results Manager can generate and print reports for individuals and groups of learners; exam tip section as pedagogic resource; easy to use.
IELTS sessions every month all over Italy. Results available after 13 days Agreements with universities and educational institutions www.britishcouncil.it/ielts | 06 4781 4214 | firstname.lastname@example.org