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    Macmillan Practice Online is published by Macmillan English Campus

    Sky High 3 Practice Online

    Macmillan Practice Online is the easy way to get all the benefits of online learning and with over 100 courses to choose from, covering all competence levels and ranging from business English to exam practice and from academic to general English, youre sure to find the one that suits your needs.

    Take a look at the syllabus below for a complete list of the resources offered by this Macmillan Practice Online course.

    Sky High 3 Practice OnlineThis course accompanies 'Sky High 3'. There are 12 units, each matching a student's book unit. There is a review syllabus item every other unit to match the Checkpoint sections in the student's book. Resources are grouped into four categories: Building Grammar, Building Vocabulary, Listening Development and Pronunciation Practice.

    UNIT 1Personal history

    This syllabus item provides practice of the kind of language we use to talk about past events in people's lives.

    Building grammar Practicing the past simple.

    Listening development Listening to a woman talking about life with her twin, answering questions and deciding if statements are true or false.

    Double trouble - twins! Listening Activity

    Simple past regular: use Grammar Reference Unit

    Simple past irregular: use Grammar Reference Unit

    Unforgettable memories

    This syllabus item provides practice of the kind of language we use to tell stories. It covers the past simple, the past progressive and 'so' and 'neither'.

    Building grammar Contrasting the past simple and the past progressive. Practicing 'so' and 'neither'.

    Listening development Listening to someone talking about swimming with a whale and deciding if statements are true or false.

    Swimming with a whale Listening Activity

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    Macmillan Practice Online is published by Macmillan English Campus

    Sky High 3 Practice Online

    Past simple v. past progressive

    Language Exercise Past simple and past progressive

    Language Exercise

    A day at school Language Exercise

    Now and then

    This syllabus item provides practice of the kind of language we use to talk about past habits. It covers the use of 'used to'.

    Building grammar Practicing describing past habits and customs with 'used to'. Practicing 'used to' and the past simple.

    Habits Language ExerciseUsed to v. past simple

    Language Exercise

    Lifeline to scholarships and jobs

    This syllabus item provides practice of the language we use to write and talk about resumes and interviews.

    Listening development Listening to a conversation about a job applicant and filling in missing information.

    Building vocabulary Practicing words and phrases used in letters and resumes when applying for a job.

    A job applicant Listening Activity Application letter extracts Vocabulary Activity

    UNIT 2Modern careers

    This syllabus item provides practice of the kind of language we use to talk about lifestyles and future plans.

    Listening development Listening to an interview about life in the 1920s and selecting the statements that match the speaker's opinions. Listening to an interview with a woman talking about her travel plans before going to college and deciding if statements are true or false.

    Generation gap Listening Activity Alison's trip to Australia Listening Activity

    Are you a workaholic?

    This syllabus item provides practice of the kind of language we use to talk about the future. It covers 'will', 'going to' and participial adjectives.

    Building vocabulary Practicing adjectives ending '-ed' and '-ing'.

    Building grammar Practicing the future with 'will' and 'won't'. Contrasting 'will' and 'going to'.

    A school trip Language Exercise

    Will v. going to Language Exercise

    Will v. going to Language Exercise

    Adjectives Language Exercise

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    Macmillan Practice Online is published by Macmillan English Campus

    Sky High 3 Practice Online

    Relaxation and play

    This syllabus item provides practice of the kind of language we use to make comparisons. It covers comparative and superlative adjectives.

    Building vocabulary Practicing adjectives ending in '-ed' and '-ing'.

    Building grammar Practicing comparative adjectives. Practicing comparative and superlative adjectives. Practicing equivalents using 'as ... as'.

    Spot the difference Language Exercise

    Adjectives Language Exercise

    Comparative and superlative adjectives

    Language Exercise

    The trip Language Exercise

    Lifeline to psychology

    This syllabus item provides practice of the kind of language we use to talk about stress and lowering our stress levels.

    Building grammar Practicing the future simple in sentences about promises that a spa makes to its customers.

    Listening development Listening to a dialog about cycling and deciding if statements are true or false.

    Crazy about cycling! Listening Activity Spa promises Language Exercise

    Checkpoint 1

    This syllabus item provides further practice of the language covered in Units 1 and 2.

    Building grammar Contrasting the past simple and past progressive. Practicing 'used to' for past habits and states. Practicing the use of 'will', 'going to' and the present simple to talk about the future. Practicing the comparative and superlative form of adjectives.

    A funny thing happened Language Exercise

    Used to Language Exercise

    Just letting you know Language Exercise

    Young people now and then

    Language Exercise

    Who is the fittest? Language Exercise

    UNIT 3Energy sources

    This syllabus item provides practice of the kind of language we use to talk about the environment.

    Building grammar Reading a text about the environment and choosing the correct tense to complete the text.

    Listening development Listening to a passage about tourists polluting the environment and keying in the missing words to complete a text. Listening to a girl talking about her family and the environment and choosing the correct form of the present simple to complete sentences.

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    Macmillan Practice Online is published by Macmillan English Campus

    Sky High 3 Practice Online

    The environment Listening Activity

    Good for the environment Listening Activity

    Today I'm saving the world!

    Language Exercise

    Predicting the future

    This syllabus item provides practice of the kind of language we use to make predictions. It covers the use of 'will' and 'going to'.

    Building grammar Practicing 'will' and 'won't'. Contrasting the use of 'will' and 'going to'.

    A future quiz Language Exercise Will and going to Language Exercise

    What if...?

    This syllabus item provides practice of the kind of language we use to talk about conditions and results. It covers the first conditional.

    Building grammar Practicing the first conditional.

    Home from the health farm

    Language Exercise

    What if ...? Language Exercise

    If you walk under a ladder ...

    Language Exercise

    Lifeline to health sciences

    This syllabus item provides practice of the kind of language we use to talk about healthy food.

    Listening development Listening to two friends talking about what they do to keep in shape and deciding which person expresses each opinion.

    Healthy food in our supermarkets

    Listening Activity

    UNIT 4Immigrants

    This syllabus item provides practice of the kind of language we use to talk about places and their history.

    Listening development Listening to a conversation about Gibraltar and choosing the correct answers to complete sentences.

    Building vocabulary Practicing words to talk about buildings. Practicing words to talk about places.

    Gibraltar Listening Activity

    What happens where? Vocabulary Activity

    What does it mean? Vocabulary Activity

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    Macmillan Practice Online is published by Macmillan English Campus

    Sky High 3 Practice Online

    Cultural differences

    This syllabus item provides practice of the kind of language we use to talk about actions that happened at definite and indefinite past times. It covers the present perfect and the past simple.

    Building grammar Practicing the present perfect with 'for' and 'since'. Practicing word order with adverbs of time. Contrasting the past simple and the present perfect.

    Listening development Listening to a conversation between an immigration officer and two passengers and matching answers with the correct questions.

    New identity Listening Activity

    I've lived here for three years

    Language Exercise

    Present perfect with adverbs of time

    Language Exercise

    Paul's interview Language Exercise

    City versus country

    This syllabus item provides practice of the kind of language we use to talk about the city and the country. It covers the use of 'too' and 'enough'.

    Building vocabulary Practicing words related to places.

    Pronunciation practice Practicing syllable stress in words used to describe places.

    Building grammar Practicing the present simple and progressive in a text about life in cities. Practicing the use of 'too' and 'enough'.

    Life in the big city Language Exercise

    Syllable count Pronunciation Activity

    Places - town and country Vocabulary Activity

    Too and enough Language Exercise

    Lifeline to urban planning

    This syllabus item provides practice of the kind of language we use to talk about different aspects of the places where people live.

    Listening development Listening to six people talking about different aspects of their town and identifying wh