LEVEL I: Click&Play English 1 and 2
The introduction to English is done through gestures and images, in such a way that the students are able to understand the concepts without needing translation into Spanish. The games and different activities with which basic concepts in computer use are learned make introduction to the new language natural and effortless.
- To help students become familiar with computer use.
- To develop reading and writing abilities.
- To develop creativity.
- To introduce English using gestures and images, in such a way that the students become familiar with the language to be used as the medium of instruction in a natural and effortless manner.
Multimedia Interface. For this level, the CD-ROM has a multimedia application that is simple and intuitive which provides the students with access to the different activities and exercises included in the CD-ROM
The Computer. Basic computer concepts are introduced: parts of the computer, disks, programs…
Drawing. Drawing and colouring activities of increasing complexity: colouring, lines, tracing, painting, shapes, completing…
Writing. Multimedia activities to help students become familiar with basic keyboard use: typing, deleting, uppercase… It also includes KiddyWORD, a macro that enables First Grade students in Primary School to use Microsoft Word with an interface tailored to their needs.
The Internet. Directory with a selection of pages for First Grade students in Primary School..
Creating. Drawings that the students must complete using the Paint tool and print afterwards to cut out and mount.
Samples and video demos
Click&Play English 1 Student’s Coursebook (Module 1)
Multimedia Interface (Click&Play English 1 and 2 CD)
Read and write (Click&Play English 1 and 2 CD)
KIDDYWORD (Click&Play English 1 and 2 CD)
LEVEL II: Click&Play English 3 and 4
The classes are carried out completely in English. The activities detailed in the book, as well as the images found in it, facilitate English comprehension and usage in a natural and easy manner.
- To train the students to use the Windows operating system independently.
- To use the basic functions of the most common computer applications.
- To discover the recreational and educational possibilities of the Internet.
- To get students to understand and speak English naturally throughout the class, without using their native language in order to explain a concept or activity.
The Computer and Windows. Elementary computer concepts and basic use of the operating system: use of the mouse, parts of the computer, disks, desktop elements, icons, opening programs, file types, opening and saving files…
Drawing. Basic tools of the Paint drawing program. Plenty of examples and drawing exercises are included: great emphasis is placed on shapes and geometrical lines, and with tools such as spray paint and airbrush.
Edit and formatting text. Basic skills in word processing with Windows Notepad and WordPad are developed.
Design. Activities carried out using the Print-Artist design program. The students will learn to make cards and signs using images from ClipArt that come with the program, as well as with texts and drawings created by them using other programs.
The Internet. Directory with a selection of pages for Second Grade students in Primary School.
Multimedia files. To differentiate and play the different types of multimedia files. With Click&Play English 4, the students will create their own multimedia presentations using Powerpoint with simple animations effects, based on the examples and templates included in the CD-ROM.
Click&Play English 3 Student’s Coursebook (Module 4)
LEVEL III: Click&Play English 5 and 6
The classes are carried out completely in English. The material used (music, texts, web pages) is entirely in this language and of a higher level. Nevertheless, the student will learn naturally and effortlessly as the lessons will be interesting.
- To train the students to use the PC and the Windows operating system independently.
- To use the Internet and reference works on CD-ROM as information sources.
- To do school work using word processors.
- To train the students to speak English at an expert level, using plenty of visual and textual materials and fun exercises, in such a way that they associate this language with interesting activities.
The Computer and Windows. To learn to perform basic tasks of system configuration and maintenance: file management, formatting disks, moving and copying data between drives, installing programs, compressing and decompressing files…
The Internet. Web page creation The students will further explore the Internet searching for information using different search strategies. They will learn to save texts and images in order to use them in their work.
Text Layout. The students will do schoolwork using the word processor Word, using texts and images from different sources.
Digital Images and Vector Illustration. Basic concepts and processes in order to work with different types and format of digital graphics.
Digital Sound and Video, 3D… To learn the basic processes in order to identify, play, modify and edit different types of multimedia files.
Multimedia Presentations. Creation of interactive multimedia presentations, using elements created with other programs.
Click&Play English 5 Student’s Coursebook (Module 4)