Video Title: TOEFL® iBT Online Prep Course- Video transcript

Intro

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On-screen: Video of students and/ or teachers

Narrator: Students all over the world are striving for success in their academic journey. For many students, that journey includes the TOEFL test, and it's important for them to be ready for test day.

On-screen: Screen shot of course

Narrator: Introducing the TOEFL iBT Online Prep Course, a powerful tool to help students build the skills they need for success on the TOEFL test.

On-screen: 80 Hours

Narrator: The TOEFL iBT Online Prep Course provides up to 80 hours of official test preparation content, approved by the experts at ETS, the maker of the TOEFL test.

On-screen: MyELT logo NGL logo

Narrator: This interactive course is powered by MyELT, a unique English language learning platform from National Geographic Learning.

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Narrator: Three package options are available to suit every program:

On-screen: Video: Student alone at computer, teacher with students in computer lab

Narrator: The course can be used independently, or as part of an instructor-led program.

On-screen:Personalized Learning Path

Narrator: Every student who takes the course receives a Personalized Learning Path, created using the results of diagnostic pretests at the beginning of each section. The Personalized Learning Path helps students focus on the skills they need to improve. And they can work through the exercises for each skill at their own pace.

Narrator: The exercises help students build their skills in reading, listening, speaking and writing. In many exercises, students are asked to integrate more than one skill when responding to a question, like on the real TOEFL iBT test.

On-screen: Writing: 21.1.2

Narrator: [listening passage] "Today I want to talk a bit more about the Industrial Revolution in the United States."

On-screen: Automated Scoring

Narrator: Most exercises have automated scoring for quick and helpful feedback.
For the speaking and writing activities that require open-ended responses, structured self-assessments help students gauge their progress.

On-screen: Grade Book

Narrator: Students track their progress with an interactive grade book, which also stores the audio files of their speaking responses and their open-ended writing responses.

Narrator: [user playback] "When the house gets too messy, the whole family helps clean up."

On-screen: Management Tools

Narrator: For schools and instructors, the Course includes management tools that make it easy to create a class and build a student roster in just minutes.
After students complete their assignments, instructors use the grade book to track progress and identify students who may need additional help.

On-screen: First screen of reading section

Narrator: The reading section of the TOEFL iBT Online Prep Course helps students prepare for the test through exercises that require reading and understanding academic passages of varying difficulty.

Narrator: The exercises are based on the types of questions presented on the real TOEFL iBT test, so they help students practice skills such as…

On-screen: Scanning

Narrator: Scanning for factual information…

On-screen: Making Inferences [3.2.1? Metric system]

Narrator: Making inferences…

On-screen: Adding a Sentence [7.1.2? bartering in U.S. Old West]

Narrator: Adding a sentence to a paragraph…

On-screen: Filling in Tables and Charts [8.1.2 biogeography]

Narrator: And filling in tables and charts.

On-screen: First screen of listening section

Narrator: The listening section of the TOEFL iBT Online Prep Course helps students improve their skills using excerpts from academic lectures and conversations about campus situations.

Narrator: [listening passage] "It's using peer pressure, but in a positive way"

Narrator: The exercises are based on the types of listening questions found on the real TOEFL iBT test, so they help students practice important skills, such as…

On-screen: Main Idea

Narrator: Identifying the main idea…

On-screen:Speaker's Purpose

Narrator: Recognizing the speaker's purpose…

Narrator: [Listening passage] "I wanna do this to show how most real markets blend the features of perfect competition and monopoly."

On-screen: Classifying

Narrator: And connecting content by classifying items in categories,

On-screen: Sequence of Events

Narrator: or identifying a sequence of events.

Narrator: Speaking exercises use cutting-edge voice-recognition technology from Carnegie Speech to help students improve their skills.

On-screen: Speaking pronunciation

Narrator: [user recording] "Shooze the sheepest shecks"

Narrator: When the student speaks, the program identifies errors in pronunciation, fluency, word stress, and grammar, and gives immediate feedback.

On-screen: Speaking pronunciation

Narrator: [user recording] "Choose the cheapest checks" [user playback] "Choose the cheapest checks"

Narrator: Other exercises help students produce more developed responses to speaking questions that are similar to those on the real test.

On-screen: First screen of writing section

Narrator: The Writing section of the TOEFL iBT Online Prep Course helps students organize their ideas and express them in clear, academic English, using skills such as...

On-screen: 21.1.2 Industrial revolution

Narrator: …taking notes…

On-screen: 21.2.2 Industrial revolution

Narrator: …making an outline…

On-screen: 24.5.4 Silicon

Narrator: …and correcting writing errors.

On-screen: Model response from 23.1.1

Narrator: Sample responses provide examples of strong paragraphs and essays.

On-screen: Visuals of TOG and TPO

Narrator: The TOEFL iBT Online Prep Course is a great complement to other official TOEFL iBT preparation tools from ETS, such as the bestselling prep book, The Official Guide to the TOEFL Test, and the full-length practice tests from TOEFL Practice Online.

On-screen:Contact your TOEFL representative Email toeflprepcourse@ets.org

Narrator: To order the TOEFL iBT Online Prep Course and other official resources for your English-language program, prep school, or university, contact your TOEFL representative, or email toeflprepcourse@ets.org.

On-screen: Video clip of confident students

Narrator: With the TOEFL iBT Online Prep Course, students can make the most of their preparation time, and be confident that they are ready for test day.

Narrator: The TOEFL iBT Online Prep Course. Personalized learning for TOEFL iBT success.

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Total length of video: 7:57