Poptropica English Islands is a more intensive version of the Poptropica English course, designed to engage, motivate and involve young learners of English. It combines a solid ELT methodology, including exciting stories, adventures and quests, with a dynamic Island Adventure Game. The vocabulary and grammar syllabus has been developed in line with external exam topics, and is specifically aimed at Cambridge Young Learners, Cambridge Key and Trinity.
- Unrivalled Digital Offer
Full digital support package includes the online Island Adventure Game plus, for interactive whiteboards, the Active Teach with real world videos to support the teaching of Culture lessons. The Vocabulary app completes the digital offer and provides multiple ways to enrich pupils’ learning both in school and at home.
- Assessment for Learning
Poptropica English Islands incorporates Assessment for Learning techniques which help to enhance learning by supporting pupils in understanding what they know and what they need to do next to make progress.
Projects provide pupils with a motivating opportunity to use the language they have learnt to research, produce and present a collaborative piece of work.
- Cultural references and Cross Curricular links
Wider World lessons provide insights into the lives of children in other parts of the world and help pupils to develop awareness of other cultures.
Illustrated stories help pupils learn the values that encourage them to develop as responsible citizens.
Links to other school subjects are integrated within each unit and give pupils the opportunity to learn content subjects through English.
- Support for mixed-level classes
Teachers’ Resources include tests, extra practice material and extension worksheets so that teachers can tailor the course to the needs of individual classes and pupils, making sure that everyone is involved in the learning process.