A comprehensive course for teaching English to 5-year-old children. Its main aims are to teach English in a playful and fun manner, encourage good moral values and prepare children for the start of primary/elementary school.
Fully reviews and expands on learning from Level A
Learners practise pre-writing skills as preparation for primary school
A focus on productive language with varied tasks and extra worksheets
6 main units, each with pull-out worksheets including:
TPR (Total Physical Response) action story
Our World lesson
6 main units
Language and vocabulary reinforcement
Recognition and formation of the written letters
Fine motor skills development
Science & Math Activity Book
6 main units
Introduction to numbers, spaces and spatial relations
Logical thinking development
Fine Motor Skills and Phonological Awareness Activity Books (A and B levels)
Introduction to lines, letters and sounds
Natural promotion of the reading skill
On Helbling e-zone kids
Songs and chants
Plus Helbling Media App with songs, chants, and videos.
HELBLING MEDIA APP
Songs, chants, and videos on the go.
To get a DEMO version of the App for level A, please download the free Helbling Media App to your smartphone or tablet from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store.
Open the app and add the media content by tapping on the + sign, then scan the QR code.
Detailed step-by-step guide (for new & experienced teachers)
Transcripts of the songs
Story cards for listening to and retelling the stories
Flashcards to introduce and practise key vocabulary and to play games
Peter the Panda hand puppet
Fine Motor Skills & Phonological Awareness and Science & Math Teacher’s Guide (A and B levels)
Herbert Puchta is an award-winning author and teacher trainer. He has been a plenary speaker at numerous international conferences, and has conducted workshops and given seminars in more than 50 countries. For almost three decades, he has carried out research into the practical application of findings from cognitive psychology to English Language Teaching.
Günter Gerngross was a much-loved teacher trainer and author of course books for Primary and Secondary Schools as well as resource books and graded readers.
He was fascinated by the dynamics of teaching and learning, and focussed on the practical application of cognitive psychology to the real world of the EFL classroom.