Megatrends is a six-level course taking secondary school learners from beginner to pre-intermediate level. It is particularly suitable for mixed ability classes in Latin America. The course aims to appeal to this age group by providing students with materials that reflect their own reality. The main characters featured in the stories in Megatrends are based on real teenagers, on what they say and on the kind of things that happen to them. With a clear language syllabus which progresses along recognizable lines, Megatrends enables students to read, listen to, and express what is relevant and of interest to them, and to enjoy doing so.