how the material is organised
The learning and teaching material is organised into 36 thematic units. Each unit is divided into smaller areas for learning, practising or revising vocabulary.
working through the units
You can work through our 36 vocabulary units in any order you like. Just choose the topic-based unit you want to explore. Or, use the wordlist to check if and where words appear in the vocabulary units.
Feel free to use our learning and teaching resources in any way you like: as warmers, fillers or extra practice, at home or in the classroom.
working through the chosen unit
You can do our vocabulary activities in any order you like. If your students are new to the topic, we recommend this way:
• start with the picture dictionary
• practise through our word games
• test knowledge of the unit
• print worksheets for extra reading and writing practice
contents of each unit
Each unit introduces ten new vocabulary words. They reappear both in the activities to play online and in the worksheets to download and print.
In each unit, you will find the following online activities.
use it to present new vocabulary through pictures, words and sounds
in this activity, students have to find pairs of picture-word
kids first look at the picture, then unscramble letters to spell the word
kids guess words letter by letter (no picture clues in this game)
in this activity, kids choose the word that matches the picture
kids read the question, then choose their answer from four options
For each online unit, there is a set of ten worksheets to learn, practise and revise new vocabulary offline.