Welcome to Our World is a three-level pre-primary series that uses traditional children's songs from around the world, with National Geographic photos and content, to introduce very young learners to the world of English.
Welcome to Our World introduces very young learners to traditional children’s songs from around the world, teaching them English through music, rhythm, and motion.
Each song is performed and taught by a video host, as well as sung by very young learners in real classrooms for international exposure, and supports the language and concepts introduced in the Student Books.
To help teachers use the songs confidently in their classrooms, Teacher Video is provided, hosted by Dr. Joan Kang Shin, with step-by-step instructions for teaching each song to their young learners.
Welcome to Our World uses beautiful photography, songs, and games to capture the imaginations of very oung learners, expose them to the world they live in, and introduce them to the English Language.
Each level of Welcome to Our World includes:
To ensure teachers are fully supported in their young learner classrooms, a Professional Development Program is inlcuded online and on DVD, with best practices for teaching English using songs and games.
Hosted and developed by Dr. Joan Kang Shin, the videos include:
Bringing the world to the classroom and the classroom to life…
We create English programs that are inspiring, real, and relevant. Students learn their world by experiencing it through stories, ideas, photography and video of National Geographic and TED.
Our programs for young learners and teenagers create a solid foundation for learning about the world, and help students find their own voice in English.
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