VERY YOUNG LEARNERS

PLAY. LEARN. MAKE. CONNECT.

Explore, question, and create with Look and See, a new 3-level series for very young learners of English.

AVAILABLE NOW

VERY YOUNG LEARNERS

PROGRAMS

National Geographic Learning brings the world to very young learners of English. Our English preprimary programs use songs, games, stories and real world content to introduce the English language to children and support early language acquisition. Through real-world content about people and places from around the world, children begin to understand the rich diversity of our planet - an important first step to becoming global citizens.

Look and See, National Geographic Learning ELT Very Young Learners

LOOK AND SEE

A three-level series for very young learners that helps learners understand how the world works, with real-world content, games, songs, and values that promote play and curiosity, and video and project lessons for hands-on learning.

Pre-A1
True Beginner
American and British English

LEARN MORE

Welcome to Our World, National Geographic Learning ELT Very Young Learners

WELCOME TO OUR WORLD

A three-level series for very young learners that uses traditional children's songs from around the world, with National Geographic photos and content, to introduce children to the world of English.

Pre-A1
True Beginner
American and British English

LEARN MORE

Hide and Seek, National Geographic Learning ELT Very Young Learners

HIDE AND SEEK

A three-level series for very young learners that has English language, literacy, numeracy and basic science at its core, with an activity-based approach that ensures whole-child learning and development.

Pre-A1
True Beginner
British English

LEARN MORE

Learn more about National Geographic Learning ELT Young Learners and Teens Catalog

VERY YOUNG LEARNERS

WATCH

Discover how teaching with a National Geographic Learning curriculum can transform your classroom.

About National Geographic Learning ELT, What We Do

WHAT WE DO: INTRODUCTION

Learn how National Geographic Learning brings the world to the classroom and the classroom to life for learners and teachers of English.

WATCH

Bringing the World to All Classrooms

BRINGING THE WORLD TO ALL CLASSROOMS

Our digital resources empower you, and your students, to create engaging and motivating lessons in all classrooms.

WATCH

Scissors and Crayons and Glue – Oh My! Leading Very Young Learners Through Classes and Projects

SCISSORS CRAYONS AND GLUE

Learn how to lead very young learners successfully and productively in class and through project work, taking into account the variations in ability across the preprimary age ranges as well as the developmental needs of their whole person.

WATCH

Our World brings the world to the Young Learner classroom

LEARNING ENGLISH WITH OUR WORLD

Watch how National Geographic Learning’s Our World program for Young Learners of English brings the world to students at IBIME, a private school in Mexico.

WATCH

VERY YOUNG LEARNERS

TEACHING RESOURCES

Teacher support and resources for every program and classroom environment

OUR WORLD PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Improve your classroom with training videos covering topics, tips, and ideas relevant to every very young learner classroom.

WATCH HERE

Global Newsletter

Subscribe to National Geographic Learning's monthly newsletter for exciting updates, teaching tips, event information and more!

SIGN-UP

Webinars

Join live workshops with authors, teachers, National Geographic Explorers and TED speakers from around the world.

JOIN NOW

In Focus

Read about the latest trends, ideas, and challenges for teachers of English to teenagers.

SIGN-UP

VERY YOUNG LEARNERS

COMPARISON

Decide which series is right for your classroom.

SUGGESTED
HOURS/WEEK

NUMBER
OF LEVELS

QUICK
OVERVIEW

Real-world topics; National Geographic Photo Ark
Structured; Focus on language outcomes
Original Songs and Chants
Value activites with stickers
Phonics/Letters, Numbers, and Sounds
Grammar, Reading and Writing Preparation
Cross-curricular Video/Project lesson

Real-world topics; National Geographic Photo Ark | Structured; Focus on language outcomes | Original Songs and Chants | Value activites with stickers | Phonics/Letters, Numbers, and Sounds | Grammar, Reading and Writing Preparation | Cross-curricular Video/Project lesson

Real-world topics; World culture
Flexible; Focus on language
International children's Songs and Chants
School Readiness/integrated Value instruction
Sounds of English practice
Language in Use models; Prewriting practice
Content Concept with stickers
Video for every lesson; Review Projects

Real-world topics; World culture | Flexible; Focus on language | International children's Songs and Chants | School Readiness/integrated Value instruction | Sounds of English practice | Language in Use models; Prewriting practice | Content Concept with stickers | Video for every lesson; Review Projects

Everday topics
Literacy and Numeracy focus
Phonics lessons
Songs and Chants
Arts and Crafts
United Kingdom Statutory Framework

Everday topics | Literacy and Numeracy focus | Phonics lessons | Songs and Chants | Arts and Crafts | United Kingdom Statutory Framework