Action is a six level course designed for pre-adolescents/adolescents whose first language is Portuguese.


Target market:

  • For 11 to 13 year olds.

Key features:

  • Each volume consists of 26 one hour lessons grouped into 4 sections.
  • Lessons attractively presented on a double-page spread.
  • Interactive tasks developing the four language skills.
  • Stories and real life situations used to present the language.
  • Stimulating visual and audio input.
  • British English with an international focus.
  • In-built revision and recycling.
  • Stop and check activities with scope for self evaluation.


  • 6 levels.
  • Integrated students' and activity book.
  • Takes learners from beginner level to pre-intermediate level (Cambridge KET).

Action includes:

  • Student's book & integrated workbook (6 volumes) with revision activities.
  • Teacher guide (1 for each volume with lesson by lesson plans, tips, suggested time allocation, ideas for controlled oral practice, extra photocopiable materials and resource pack).
  • CD-Rom (1 for each volume with listening texts and pronunciation exercises for self study).
  • Teacher's classroom CD (1 for each volume for the teacher's exclusive in the classroom).
  • Multimedia CD-Rom (1 for each volume with memorable activities integrating visual and audio stimuli).
  • 12 Interactive White Board activities for every volume.
  • 4 Video Programme activities per volume.
  • All users of this series have free access to the exclusive Cultura Inglesa e-Pr@ctice virtual learning environment, where learners (and teachers) can access eRoutes, which are selected digital resources linked to the lessons in every Learning Factory book. These may include interactive exercises, audios, videos, tests and games as well as the digital resources used in the classroom. In addition, e-Pr@ctice provides lots of additional language practice though a wide range of grammar and vocabulary activities as well as weekly resources based on the latest songs, films or news stories. Finally users can clear up doubts live with our online teachers, take part in role play activities with teachers or attend one of the online conversation classes.

Look through the materials

Action One
ISBN: 978.858945695-1
Action Two
ISBN: 978-85-8078-008-6
Action Three
ISBN: 978-85-8078-030-7
Action Four
ISBN: 978-85-8078-054-3
Action Five
ISBN: 978-85-8078-063-5
Action Six
ISBN: 85-89456-50-1