swallow flyingFreedom - Freiheit

National Poetry Day was on 28th September and this year's theme was Freedom.

We celebrated the event by publishing our own poem with simple images of Freedom as seen through the eyes of a child.

The poem is available in English, French, German and Spanish.

Enjoy the poem here

RotkäppchenRotkäppchenDer Wolf

A funny reworking of the traditional tale of Little Red Riding Hood in German, complete with a choice of three endings.

Simple navigation controls allow the narration to be paused and replayed, and the text is highlighted as it is read.

Printable books and puppet templates accompany the story, which is also available in EnglishFrench and Spanish.

Read the story!

Lasst uns Picknicken!

picnic basketEnjoy this simple, relaxing story about a picnic which gradually unfolds as vocabulary is introduced item by item to a musical accompaniment!

The story is about a picnic, but as it’s a very posh one with full table settings (including napkins!) it’s equally suitable for use in café or restaurant topics or daily routines.

View the story and resources here

Weihnachtswünsche

'Christmas Wishes' is our new Advent Calendar story for 2016, featuring Santa's grandchildren Lolly and Larkin and their amazing adventure with Weißfeder, the snow goose.

Penguins on sledgeMrs Christmas gives the children a list of 12 animals and sets them the task of finding out what they would like for Christmas, with some surprising results!

Read the story here!

Adventskalender

grandsonA lovely animated Christmas story which tells the tale of what happens when some unexpected visitors arrive to help Santa and Mrs Claus prepare for the big day!

The story focuses on the wayward grandchildren and their progress through the tasks which they are set each day via a note on the fridge.

grand daughterLanguage is presented in small, manageable chunks and the animation supports understanding, allowing language learners an opportunity to develop their understanding of language patterns, vocabulary and pronunciation.

Simple controls allow the narration to be paused and replayed as many times as necessary - ideal for independent practice of speaking and listening skills.

Available in: English, French, German and Spanish.

Read the story