Online English learning resources for kids

There are hundreds of free and paid English learning resources for children online. We have put a list of fifteen English learning websites and apps for your children. Dino Lingo Babbel Rosetta Stone Little Pim DuoLingo Youtube Outschool Amazon Muzzy BBC 123 teach me Preply Digital Dialects Abcmouse Ixl Adapted Mind

The Social Advantages of Exposure to Other Languages

Recent studies show that “multilingual exposure improves not only children’s cognitive skills but also their social abilities” (“The Superior Social Skills of Bilinguals”, The New York Times, March 11, 2016). Whilst I’m wary of sound bites that may mistakenly encourage us to think that people are ‘superior’ simply by virtue of speaking more than one …

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Benefits of Bilingualism

1 A child’s brain has a higher number of synapses (compared with an adult brain) and greater plasticity. This means children naturally can learn languages better than adults. 2 A study which assessed math and language scores of 2 groups (1 group studied 30 minutes of Spanish for 1 semester and the other comparable group …

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