Young Beginner Skills

ABC Alphabet Song

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ABC Song by Snap Smart Kids Kid’s Songs – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/aa-96Tv-dyo

ABCSong by Snap Smart Kids Kid’s Songs. Alphabet Song. Join the Snap Smart Kids as they sing the ABC Song. Also known as the Alphabet Song.

Alphabet Shuffle

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alphabet shuffle – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/g02WKrWjUgAThe Alphabet Song in a new tune with a catchy beat, moving letter images on the screen, mixed with numbers

America’s Funniest Home Videos

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America’s Funniest Home Videos – YouTubehttps://www.youtube.com/user/AFVofficial

Welcome to the OFFICIAL “America’s Funniest Home Videos” channel on YouTube! AFV is America’s longest-running funny video television program.

Anglomaniacy vocabulary

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English for kids | Vocabularyhttps://anglomaniacy.pl/vocabulary.htm

There are hundreds of learning and teaching resources in the Vocabulary section. Have a look at the index of contents to find out where everything is

 

Big numbers

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The Big Numbers Song – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/e0dJWfQHF8Y

It’s a numbers song for children and adults. Count from 0 to 100 and from a hundred to a trillion.

BrainPOP ESL


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BrainPOPhttps://esl.brainpop.com/

A course in beginner English. Only the first unit on each level is free

Charlie and Lola

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CharlieLola KidoWorld – YouTubehttps://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=CharlieLola+KidoWorld

A series of 36 episodes with two siblings and their everday struggles, 10-11 min each. (yr 3-4)

Children’s Books

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Unite for Literacyhttps://www.uniteforliteracy.com/

Unite for Literacy provides free digital access to picture books, narrated in many languages.

Children’s Storybooks Online

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Children’s Storybooks Online – Stories for Kids of All Ageshttp://www.magickeys.com/books/

Free Storybooks to Read Online. Some with audio. Choose btw Younger Children (yr 1-3) and Older Children (yr 4-6)

Color Songs Collection Vol. 1

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“Color Songs Collection Vol. 1” – Learn Colors, Teach Colours, Baby Toddler Preschool Nursery Rhymes – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/BGa3AqeqRy0

This Long-Play 33 Minute Video Teaches Children the Color Names – The text is visible, but the words are all very basic and easy to understand in the written form. (yr 1)

David Goes to School

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David Goes to School – Animated Children’s Book – YouTube (2:10)https://youtu.be/JTUR5L8pOV8

David Goes to School by David Shannon Animated Children’s Books is a channel dedicated to bringing everyone’s favorite books as a kid to life!

Days of the Week Song

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Days of the Week DVD Song – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/iWzwVvhRTO0

Hey kids! Let’s learn the Days of the Week! It’s a fast song, can you keep up?

 

Describing animals

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Describing animals – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/CYMclpp9aQ8

Animated guessing game with well known wild animals. More about animals in the theme Animals, yr 3

Dr Seuss Green Eggs And Ham

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Dr Seuss Green Eggs And Ham – YouTube (8:34)https://youtu.be/2KRkR8HaR9c

Dr. Suess published Green Eggs and Ham because it was a bet made with his friend. His friend made him a bet that he can’t make a book that is exactly 50 words. Suess took the challenge and so he published Green Eggs and Ham.

Dr. Seuss’s ABC

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Living Books – Dr. Seuss’s ABC (Read To Me) – YouTube (29:02)https://youtu.be/hlV_ddc_KpU

Dr. Seuss’s ABC is the first Dr. Seuss Interactive Living Book. – Watch it one letter at the time. The animations show clearly what the words mean (yr 2-3) 

e-books Oxford Owl

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Oxford Owl for School and Homehttps://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/

Discover expert advice, educational resources and free eBooks to support children’s learning at primary school and at home, from Oxford University Press.

English Learn Online

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English Learn Online – Learn Vocabulary with Funny Activitieshttps://www.english-learn-online.com/

English Alphabet, Numbers, Colours,  School Subjects, Classroom Objects, Classroom Language, Family Members…

English Short Stories For Kids

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English Short Stories for Kids | Animal Stories | Bedtime Stories for Children – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/QiGHLiIGURQ

Watch amazing Short Stories For Children including Jataka Tales, Fairy Tales, Panchatantra Stories, Folk Tales, Wisdom Stories and many more

ESL Kids Flashcards

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ESL-Kids – ESL Flashcardshttp://esl-kids.com/flashcards/flashcards.html

ESL-Kids.com – ESL stuff for teaching kids including flashcards, worksheets, classroom games and children’s song lyrics. Flashcards with or without words, from ESL-Kids.com

Free Children’s Stories


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Free Children’s Storieshttps://www.freechildrenstories.com/

Choose before you show the page as there are native speaker age-levels (yr 3-4)

Fry’s Picture Nouns

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Fry’s Picture Nounshttp://www.uniqueteachingresources.com/support-files/fry100picturenounsset.pdf

Fry’s Picture Nouns: Flashcards. The first 100 nouns. Cut out each flashcard and then bend it in half along the thick middle line. Then, glue the front and back together. OR play memory game.

Goodbye Rap

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Brain Breaks ♫ Goodbye Song ♫ by The Learning Station – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/pP9AujV8N1A

Popular children’s brain breaks, action and dance songs for children, Goodbye Song. Goodbye Song is from the award-winning CD, Brain Breaks Action Songs

Goodnight Moon

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Goodnight moon by Margaret Wise Brown. Grandma Annii’s Storytime – YouTube (4:42)https://youtu.be/Rg3wI0OPRe0

It is about a child saying goodnight to everything around: “Goodnight room. Goodnight moon. Goodnight cow jumping over the moon. Goodnight light, and the red balloon…”

Greetings

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The Greetings Song – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/gVIFEVLzP4o

All greetings in one song. Text is first invisible but visible on the encore.

 

I Can Read with My Eyes Shut

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I Can Read with My Eyes Shut – Dr. Seuss – Bedtime Story – with Narration – YouTube (3:25)https://youtu.be/CqHC9SW2EIA

I Can Read with My Eyes Shut is another classic tale by Dr. Seuss. The kids can easily read along page by page

It’s soo cold

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It’s Soo Coldhttp://the-office.com/bedtime-story/itssocold.htm

It’s Soo Cold ! Once upon a time, there was a little monster. – A story to read, from Bedtime Story (yr 3-4)

 

Kidz Club, Reading level 2 and 3


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Kidz Club, Reading level 2 and 3http://kizclub.com/reading2.htm

Simple, short books to print or read online with basic elementary vocabulary (yr 3-6)

Learn Daily Activities

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Learn Daily Activities | English Pattern Practice for ESL – YouTube (1:49)https://youtu.be/59DiWHB8GxI

What do you do everyday? Learn about daily activities with our listen and repeat daily activities video.

Learning Videos

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Kids Learning Videos – by ELF Learning – YouTubehttps://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL6FB1E1F376BD895D

Learn English Words and have a GREAT time doing it! – Several 2-3-min videos teaching basic vocabulary

Little Fox


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Little Foxhttps://www.littlefox.com/en/readers/contents_list/DP000357

Five free films with simple vocabulary. Watch in Page by Page mode if you want to see the text

LittleFox

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Little Fox – Little Fox Animated Stories for English Learnershttps://www.littlefox.com/Award-winning library of leveled stories and songs to teach English as a second language (ESL) and guided reading

Magic English Disney 1-32


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Magic English Disney 1-32https://agendaweb.org/videos/magic/index.html

YouTube series from Disney, introducing new English vocabulary and phrases in themed 25-min programmes. Suits even younger kids.

Months Of The Year Song

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Months Of The Year Song – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/5enDRrWyXaw

It’s a months-of-the-year song to the tune of Michael Finnegan or the Ten Little song.

Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes


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Mother Goose Nursery Rhymeshttps://youtu.be/iwgfEQk4p4U

Wheels on the Bus and More Nursery Rhymes by Mother Goose Club Playlist!

Mr. Nussbaum

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Mr. Nussbaum Games Language Arts Games Activitieshttp://mrnussbaum.com/langgames/

MrNussbaum.com offers 38 Super Fun Spelling, Phonics, Alphabet, Grammar, & Vocab. Games (plus other language arts skill games).

 

No David!

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[ Animated Effects ] No, David! By David Shannon Books for Kids children Read Aloud – YouTube (1:10)https://youtu.be/hqNGxb_P4qs

David has been a naughty boy that needs a LOT of attention to keep him in control. In this book you will see what David comes up with throughout the day!

Numbers 1-10

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10 Little Numbers – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/dk9Yt1PqQiw

A numbers song to the ten little tune. It’s designed to help children learn the names and the spelling of numbers. Original arrangement by A.J. Jenkins. Perf…

Oh No, George! Audiobook

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Oh No, George! by Chris Haughton  – YouTube (4:00)https://youtu.be/EOgGfUz1znc

Read along, “Oh No, GEORGE!” Written and illustrated by Chris Haughton Music, “Dog Park” by Silent Partner Narrated by StoryCorner

Rehearsing Vocabulary


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Rehearsing Vocabularyhttps://friskhome.se/rehearsing-vocabulary/https://friskhome.se/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/word-exercises-abbr.pdf

WebEnglish.se has compiled a list of vocabulary activities to help teachers leave the bilingual lists behind. Click on the pic for Do’s and Don’ts and the title for the list.

Room on the Broom

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Room on the Broom Oscar-Nominated 2014 – YouTube (10:19)https://youtu.be/cWB0goTWZic

How the cat purred and how the witch grinned, as the they sat on their broomstick and flew through the wind.

Starfall, Fun To Read

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Starfall: Learn to Read with Phonics https://www.starfall.com/h/fun-to-read/?mg=gThe Starfall Website is a program service of Starfall Education Foundation, a publicly supported nonprofit organization. Next level

Storyline

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Storyline Onlinehttps://www.storylineonline.net/

Storyline Online features celebrated actors reading children’s books to inspire a love of reading in children worldwide. A-Z Library

The Giving Tree

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The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein – YouTube (10:01)https://youtu.be/SE4L8hva8xo

Every day the boy would come to the tree to eat her apples, swing from her branches, or slide down her trunk…and the tree was happy. A Theme Page

The Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn

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Storyline Onlinehttps://www.storylineonline.net/books/kissing-hand/#YouTube

School is starting in the forest, but Chester Raccoon does not want to go. To help ease Chester’s fears, Mrs. Raccoon shares a family secret called the Kissing Hand to give him the reassurance of her love any time his world feels a little scary. (yr 3-4)

The Little Prince in Levels

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The Little Princehttp://thelittleprinceinlevels.com/

This book is written in simplified English. Students can read this book in three levels

The Mixed-Up Chameleon

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The Mixed-Up Chameleon (The Very Hungry Caterpillar & Other Stories) – YouTube (6:43)https://youtu.be/FrmZeXf7ScU

The Mixed-Up Chameleon learns an important lesson about being itself when it wishes it could be more like all the other animals

The Present

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The Present on Vimeo (4:19) https://vimeo.com/152985022

“The Present” is based on a comic strip by Fabio Coala. – Watch, discuss and write about (theme handicap)

The Very Quiet Cricket

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The Very Quiet Cricket (The Very Hungry Caterpillar & Other Stories) – YouTube (7:39)https://youtu.be/YdiGEjz5b0Q

The Very Quiet Cricket is about a young cricket who finally finds his voice. Taken from The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Other Stories collection.

Too Many Daves by Dr.Seuss

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Kids Story. Too Many Daves by Dr.Seuss, Stories and Fairy Tales for Children. Bedtime Stories. (HD) – YouTube (1:41)https://youtu.be/zpNndX7yo8g

Did I ever tell you that Mrs. McCave Had twenty-three sons and she named them all Dave? Well, she did. And that wasn’t a smart thing to do.

Winnie the Witch Picture Dictionary

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Winnie the Witch Picture Dictionary on Vimeohttps://vimeo.com/110296242

This is “Winnie the Witch Picture Dictionary” by Teachersteam on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.

Winnie’s house chant

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Winnie’s house chant – YouTube (0:55)https://youtu.be/kxzQoJu29c0Winnie the Witch lives in a house. The house is black. The chair is black. The bed is black. The bath is black

Writing Topics


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Writing Topicshttp://www.englishactivities.net/english-topics-esl

Here is some help to find topics for elementary writing practice (yr 3-6)