Your Video Star Subscription for June 2020

We hope you are enjoying your Video Star subscription to Ready to Run. Here are the videos you have access to in June 2020.

A1 Video Star

This month’s new video: A1 Crazy Rides

We follow inventors Mark and Theon as they rebuild cars to create new and innovative modes of transport. Mark converts an airplane into a car, and Theon combines a boat and a truck. The question is: will they work?

This unit includes a Functional Language Video (FLV) in which Dev and Sophia talk about 'Crazy Rides' and use funcional language on public transport.

A1 Nina's Vlog - Life as an Athlete

This month's new vlog: A1 Nina's Vlog - Life as an Athlete

What do ballet and surfing have in common? Ballet dancer Nina gives us her view on what it means to be an athlete.

A2 Video Star

A2 Growing Cities

This month’s new video: A2 Growing Cities

Dan and Andrew travel the USA seeking a solution for urban farming, to help people in cities find the quality fresh food needed for a healthy lifestyle. They compare empty lots in Detroit with the dense population of New York.

This unit includes a Functional Language Video (FLV) in which Lou and Rob talk about 'Growing Cities' and use funcional language on warnings and promises.

A2 Natalie's vlog - Transport in Europe

This month's new vlog: A2 Natalie's vlog - Transport in Europe

Last summer, Natalie bought a train pass and travelled all around Europe. The métro in Paris, electric scooters in Berlin, trams in Prague and walking in Budapest, she really tried every mode of transport at her disposal.

B1 Video Star

B1 Patrick Speaks

This month's new video: B1 Patrick Speaks

Patrick is deaf. He's never had a conversation, but things are about to change. Raymond comes to the village, offering to teach Patrick and other hearing impaired locals how to communicate, through sign language. It's a life-changing opportunity for Patrick but, having lived a life of silence for 15 years, will he be brave enough to find his voice?

B1 Bee and Theo's vlog - How to Make Money and Travel Full Time

This month's new vlog: B1 Bee and Theo's vlog - How to Make Money and Travel Full Time

YouTubers Bee and Theo are full-time travellers with virtual careers, which they conduct from their narrow boat and their van. From YouTube videos to stock photos and blogging, they explain how they earn money while being constantly on the move.

B1+ Video Star

B1+ Ghassan's Journey

This month’s new video: B1+ Ghassan's Journey

Ghassan and his family arrive in Ireland after a long and difficult journey from Syria. They're asylum seekers, waiting to hear about their refugee status. We join Ghassan as he adjusts to a new culture and community, and learn about what it's like to live a life in limbo. Will he receive his refugee status?

B1+ Sammy's Vlog - Tips for Dealing with Extreme Weather

This month's new vlog: B1+ Sammy's Vlog - Tips for Dealing with Extreme Weather

Climate change is bringing extreme weather to everyone's doorstep. With a dose of humour and irony, Sammy helps us get ready for them.

B2 Video Star

This month’s new video: B2 Swimming with Whales

Stig is a freediver with an unusual dream: he wants to dive with one of the ocean's top predators: killer whales. He's prepared to take on the sub-zero temperatures and the danger, but others aren't sure that he should. Many people push themselves to the limit to experience incredible things, but is it worth it? Stig certainly thinks so.

B2 Tricks All Round

This month new vlog: B2 Tally’s Vlog - Some Autumnal outfits

Tally showcases some of her favourite autumn outfits. Her key priority? She's trying to avoid buying anything new this year!

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