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The Benefit of Bringing Non-fiction into the Classroom
Activities, Articles, Blog
The Benefit of Bringing Non-fiction into the Classroom
Mon Jan 10

Not all reading experiences need a happily-ever-after. From exploring their hobbies to learning about topical subjects, here are the benefits of bringing non-fiction books into your learners’ classroom.

Danielle Mundy
ELT Consultant
How Favourite Characters Can Foster a Love of Reading
Articles, Blog
How Favourite Characters Can Foster a Love of Reading
Mon Jun 21

We all know reading can sometimes be tricky! That’s why using well-loved characters can help relieve the fear factor while adding a little fun, too. Here are a few tips and tricks that use familiar faces to kick-start everyday reading.

Celebrate World Environment Day 2021
Articles, Blog
Celebrate World Environment Day 2021
Wed May 26

World Environment Day is a fantastic opportunity to devote time and effort to important environmental issues. Here’s how to celebrate on the 5th of June with your young English language learners using activities from Ladybird Readers BBC Earth books.

The Secret to Building Children’s Confidence While Learning
Articles, Blog
The Secret to Building Children’s Confidence While Learning
Thu Nov 19

As a teacher, Tony Murray saw how celebrating achievements motivated his pupils in the classroom. He reveals how you can help build children’s confidence to help them succeed while learning.

Tony Murray
Ladybird Readers Webinar: Teaching English at home
Articles, Blog
Ladybird Readers Webinar: Teaching English at home
Fri May 29

Watch a recording of the Ladybird Readers Webinar: Teaching English at home, filled with useful tips and ideas to help you get the most out of Ladybird Readers at home.

Vanessa Reis Esteves
ELT Consultant
8 Fun Ladybird Readers Activity Ideas for School or Home
Activities, Articles, Blog
8 Fun Ladybird Readers Activity Ideas for School or Home
Thu May 21

We know that entertaining children with little attention spans is not always easy! These activity ideas can be used to banish boredom while engaging children in both literacy and storytelling.

Danielle Mundy
ELT Consultant
The Importance of Fairy Tales in the EFL Classroom
Activities, Articles, Blog
The Importance of Fairy Tales in the EFL Classroom
Tue Jan 21

ELT specialist Vanessa Reis Esteves argues the benefits of teaching fairy tales in a classroom setting, to develop children’s emotional intelligence, creativity and critical thinking skills.

Vanessa Reis Esteves
ELT Consultant
3 Ways to Learn English through play
Activities, Blog
3 Ways to Learn English through play
Tue Jul 23

ELT consultant Vanessa Reis Esteves shows us how interactive games and performance can help students learn English in a natural, stress-free manner.

Vanessa Reis Esteves
ELT Consultant
How William Murray created Key Words
Articles, Blog
How William Murray created Key Words
Thu Jun 13

William Murray’s transformative research changed the way we approach literacy forever. Here, his son remembers how his father created the remarkable book that went on to sell 100 million copies – Key Words.

Tony Murray