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Distance Learning Support

In these COVID-19 times, we would like to offer you some free online activities and resources that you can use with your students. Included in the free HELBLING resources are 10 graded readers from our two series, Red and Blue Readers, with the complete text as a flipbook as well as its corresponding audio. You can also find ready-to-use activities from our methodology title MIND THE APP! 2.0, as well as a series of entertaining and educational videos covering the CEFR levels from A1 to B2 that you can enjoy remotely with your students.

    Readers

    A selection of flipbooks and audio books from our The Thinking Train and Young Readers (for Primary) and Readers (Red for Lower Secondary, Blue for Upper Secondary) series, for students to enjoy on their own devices.

    For ideas and suggestions on using the readers please visit the Readers Blog.

    The Thinking Train

    To access the audiobooks, get the Helbling Media App from the stores, then enter the 16-digit access code you see next to each cover.
    Google - Play Store
    Apple - App Store

    The Bully Cambridge Pre-A1 Starters

    Read flipbook

    Audiobook access code:
    WEN4-6YB5-UAJ6-BBBQ

    Monkey Island Cambridge Pre-A1 Starters

    Read flipbook

    Audiobook access code:
    WEN4-8ZQX-95GM-GYCS

    The Desert Race Cambridge A1 Movers

    Read flipbook

    Audiobook access code:
    WEN4-JVV7-VULZ-9V77

    The Sick Dragon Cambridge A1 Movers

    Read flipbook

    Audiobook access code: 
    WEN4-ZV3D-HEW7-ULVL

    The Three Seeds Cambridge Pre-A1 Starters

    Read flipbook

    Audiobook access code: 
    WEN4-A3X5-PKWB-7SEZ

     

    Helbling Young Readers

    To access the audiobooks, get the Helbling Media App from the stores, then enter the 16-digit access code you see next to each cover.
    Google - Play Store
    Apple - App Store

    Freddy the Frog Prince Cambridge Pre-A1 Starters

    Read flipbook

    Audiobook access code:
    WEN4-8CYY-7R8X-ZGCN

    Lusmore and the Fairies Cambridge A1 Movers

    Read flipbook

    Audiobook access code: 
    WEN4-VN49-3542-QJ87 

    Skater Boy Cambridge A1 Movers

    Read flipbook

    Audiobook access code:
    WEN4-9K4A-CJP7-P3GB

    The Hare and the Tortoise Cambridge Pre-A1 Starters

    Read flipbook

    Audiobook access code:
    WEN4-MFVF-4DZJ-MPLR

    The Leopard and the Monkey Cambridge Pre-A1 Starters

    Read flipbook

    Audiobook access code:
    WEN4-BA6H-VAJW-2FVS

     

    Helbling Readers

    To access the audiobooks, get the Helbling Media App from the stores, then enter the 16-digit access code you see next to each cover.
    Google - Play Store
    Apple - App Store

    Dan in London CEFR A1/A2

    Audiobook access code:
    WEN4-RX65-CA58-8V7K

    Great Expectations cover

    Great Expectations CEFR A2/B1

    Audiobook access code:
    WEN4-LQA5-T72X-KEM5

    Holly the Eco Warrior CEFR A1/A2

    Read flipbook

    Audiobook access code:
    WEN4-R4V2-NJDM-GJGZ

    Oliver Twist CEFR A2

    Read flipbook

    Audiobook access code:
    WEN4-BK4Q-LS7G-W3VP

    Peter Pan CEFR A1

    Read flipbook

    Audiobook access code:
    WEN4-QPMQ-7ZSC-JTPJ

    Ricky and the American Girl CEFR A2

    Audiobook access code:
    WEN4-MNM8-AHYH-WR3Z

    Robin Hood CEFR A1/A2

    Audiobook access code:
    WEN4-QYXC-SL3E-GJLP

    Sense and Sensibility CEFR B1

    Read flipbook

    Audiobook access code:
    WEN4-BPDZ-8YAG-28V9

    The Albatross cover

    The Albatross CEFR B1

    Audiobook access code:
    WEN4-CAWM-675A-VK5U

    The Green Room CEFR A2/B1

    Read flipbook

    Audiobook access code:
    WEN4-CB42-PEJ7-8DTX

    Teacher’s Resources

    Storytelling video

    Join actor and director Matt Devitt as he reads The Bully in this enchanting storytelling session for young learners.

    The Bully

    Downloadable activities

    Ready-to-use activities from our methodology title MIND THE APP! 2.0, specially devised to help teachers enhance their students’ distance learning at any level, using free online applications.

    Using this activity, you and your students can create and share interactive quizzes:

    1.1 Show you know!

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    Using this activity, you and your students can create highly visual picture stories with given templates by young artists:

    2.6 Arty stories

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    Using this activity, you and your students can create a process to make a decision or gather opinions on a topic:

    3.7. I need a hand…

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    Video material

    BEGINNER (CEFR A1)

    Interviews with young adults which showcase a range of speaking styles, and give students exposure to natural unscripted English.

    Beginner - Vox Pops 1

    ELEMENTARY (CEFR A2)

    Short documentary films, which offer a window into English-speaking culture and cover a wide range of different topics and themes.

    Module 1 London Bikes

    Module 5 Greenwich Mean Time

    PRE-INTERMEDIATE (CEFR B1)

    Short documentary films, which offer a window into English-speaking culture and cover a wide range of different topics and themes.

    Module 2 The New York Experience

    Module 3 American English / British English

    INTERMEDIATE (CEFR B2)

    The Literature Shorts are imaginative readings of literary texts which introduce students to key authors and their works. The lively Literature Documentaries feature well-known writers and their works and, by focussing on historical context and cultural background, bring literature to life.

    LITERATURE & CLIL DOCUMENTARIES

    • Shakespeare, A Theatrical Life

    LITERATURE & CLIL SHORTS

    • The Great Gatsby, F Scott Fitzgerald