Welcome to the Happy Street Teacher's Site. Here you can find additional materials to help you explore the world of Happy Street.
What's on the Student Site?
Polly, Jack, Quizzy and Ziggy invite your students to take part in a range of practice activities and games. Read in more detail about the interactive practice tasks for Cambridge Young Learners 'Starters' and all the other activities on the site.
Happy Street and Cambridge Young Learners 'Starters'
Find out about the resources available to you to help students prepare for these exams.
Cambridge Young Learners Practice Activities
Here you can download photocopiable practice tasks for the 'Starters' Reading & Writing paper, together with a separate answer key. The activities are also useful skills practice for any students using Happy Street.
Colin in Computerland worksheets
Here you can download extra worksheets for immediate use in the classroom, one for each of the Colin in Computerland stories. There are also separate downloadable answer keys.
iTools Test Builder audio
Here you can download the audio files that accompany the Cambridge Young Learners practice tests on Happy Street New Edition iTools Test Builder.
Illustrations by Peter Stevenson.
About the authors
Meet Stella Maidment and Lorena Roberts, the authors of Happy Street.
Here you can download Happy Street wordlists with phonemic transcriptions.
- Happy Street Level 1 PDF (100 KB)
- Happy Street Level 2 PDF (102 KB)
Links to other websites where you can find background information about a variety of topics and a source of ideas and materials for your teaching.
Here you can download useful documents to help you plan your teaching.
- Happy Street 1 Language Summary PDF (73 KB)
- Happy Street 2 Language Summary PDF (86 KB)
Extended reading worksheets
Here you can download extra worksheets for immediate use in the classroom on the cultural and factual Extended Reading sections in Happy Street. There are also separate downloadable answer keys.
Happy Street DVD worksheets and teaching notes
Here you can download photocopiable worksheets to use with the Happy series DVD and find teaching notes, giving guidance on using the DVD in class and answer keys.
- Happy series DVD teaching notes PDF (207 KB)
- Happy Street 1 PDF (1 MB)
- Happy Street 2 PDF (2 MB)