Welcome to the Happy Street website. Here you can find additional materials to help you explore the world of Happy Street.

Click on any of the areas below to access the pages that you would like to visit.

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.

Acknowledgements

Illustrations by Peter Stevenson.

About the authors

Meet Stella Maidment and Lorena Roberts, the authors of Happy Street.

Wordlists

Here you can download Happy Street wordlists with phonemic transcriptions.

Useful links

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.

Planning documents

Here you can download useful documents to help you plan your teaching.

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.