Online lessons for kids learning English

Everyday English expressions for kids

online lessons

learning and teaching resources

There are 36 online lessons for kids to introduce and explain everyday English expressions used in simple communication. Learn English through pictures, sounds and rhymes!

What's in the lessons

Each online lesson focuses on a particular topic (for example, Describing People, Greetings, Polite Requests) and comes with a short explanation, pictures, audio files and sentence examples. There are also rhymes, riddles and classroom games ideas.

There are lots of pictures and images in our lessons. They can help kids understand new words and sentences, and can be used to practise English by doing simple exercises. For example, ask kids to describe the picture, make sentences that go with it, ask questions about the picture, give the picture a title, and so on.

Audio files
Each lesson is accompanied by audio files. To hear the sounds, click on the picture, text or sound icon. The audio files are in the mp3 format which works in the newest versions of all major browsers.

How to browse the resources

You can browse the resources using this lessons guide. Each particular lesson is presented in its own box, which contains a short description of that lesson and a link to the content page. You can also search by lesson topic or number. If you are looking for printables, check out the lesson posters section.

We invite you to use the bottom menu. It has quick links to other pages within the current section, and guides you to the resources you are looking for.