English expressions: learning resources for ESL kids

Wordies in Space


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learning and teaching resources

36 episodes of the Wordies in Space series to learn everyday English expressions in a fun way. Use this guide to find out where everything is. Scroll down to explore.


Wordies in Space is a picture story divided into 36 episodes. The story tells of some aliens, who are on their way to visit Earth. Kids follow their adventures while being gradually introduced to lexical items.

Each episode focuses on a particular topic (for example, Describing People, Greetings, Polite Requests, etc.) and presents corresponding language items (for example, Who are you? Good morning! Can I have two bananas? etc.) through pictures and sounds. To reinforce these phrases and items, use our online lessons. They are based on the vocabulary, grammar and structures used in the picture story. Also, each online episode has its printable version (readers with simple exercises).


What is each episode about? Below you will find a picture guide to the comic strips. Each episode is presented in its own box and contains a short summary as well as a link to the relevant content page.


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