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Playtime Starter Workbook

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Playtime Starter Workbook

Stories, DVD and play- start to learn real-life English the Playtime way!

Format: Paperback

The fun, new three-level British English course with fully integrated DVD motivating pre-schoolers to learn through memorable stories and songs.

  • Part of: Playtime
  • Level: Starter
  • Language Level: Beginner, A and B
  • Teaching hours: 54
  • ISBN: 978-0-19-404668-8
  • Pages: 32
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Dimensions: 297x210 mm

This great new series focuses on the real-life pre-school environment, a familiar setting for little ones to start learning English through other subjects.

Monkey (the puppet) starts every lesson in a fun way and the children's enthusiasm for English builds from the beginning.

Through easy-to-follow classroom routines for each lesson, children also learn to develop good habits and good behaviour.

Playtime's lively stories present natural language in familiar contexts - using integrated DVD as well.

Key features

  • Each book contains 30 optional lessons, which extends learning in the Class Book for those with more teaching hours per week.
  • Each lesson has a beautifully-illustrated, colourful activity linked to the Class Book lesson
  • FULL teacher's notes in the Teacher's Book to support each of the:

    FOUR workbook lessons per core teaching unit

    TWO workbook lessons per festival/holiday unit

    TWO round up lessons


1. The Playtime Class Book appeals to all styles of learning, embodied in the four playful, child characters - Rocket, Twig, Star and Melody.

2. The teacher is provided with the widest variety of flexible components in a pre school course, including DVDs

3. Children are introduced to each story by a friendly monkey puppet who guides their repeated contact with the language through memorable songs, story songs, digital classroom resources and craft-based activities.

4. The cross-curricular approach helps learners explore their first experience of English through other subjects and see English in a real-life British context through photographs and DVD

5. Parents and learners are supported by a website with additional practice and content - building on a child's learning in school at home


Part of... Playtime

Playtime makes learning English through other subjects fun by focusing on real-life pre-school.

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