Pete the Cat: Rocking in my School Shoes

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Pete the Cat is just so COOL! A story with beautiful graphics and a catchy song, kids will want to see this book again and again.

This story is perfect for contextualising school vocabulary and routines. Your students will also get lots of exposure to and practice of the present continuous to describe actions happening now. There are also lots of nice phrases that are wonderfully memorable.

See reviews and purchase options here or watch the storytelling videos.

Kids Club English Resources

images of the different visual prompt cards for cut, color, draw etc.

Picture Directions – Prompt cards

Directions cards you can sequence to help kids become more independent during classwork and craft activities. You can also use them in games to help your little learners become familiar with common classroom tasks.

cover image showing 2 children jumping outside a school building with lots of images of various school stationery and objects around the edges

School – What’s Missing? – Powerpoint games

These School vocabulary PowerPoint games provide fun, interactive, vocabulary practice for face to face or online English classes. 3 vocabulary sets with colourful animations to engage your young learners.

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School Activity Pack

Worksheets, crafts, cards and games to develop school vocabulary and classroom language. Choose from a range of templates to suit different ages, contexts and abilities.

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My Teacher is a Monster Activity Pack

Crafts, worksheets, activities and game cards to complement My Teacher is a Monster by Peter Brown. Kids learn colours, numbers, school objects and body language.

Storytelling videos

School songs

Drawing tutorials

Creator of Pete the Cat, shows you how to draw some of the most popular characters in the Pete stories.

Pete the Cat website

Find lots of other Pete videos and printable resources and activities for all of the Pete the Cat books on the official website: – Pete the Cat Books, Songs & Animated Videos

School Rooms Game Show Quiz

Play these school room games directly on mobile, tablet, computer or interactive whiteboard. Alternatively, click on the title links to find printable worksheets and alternative versions of the digital games. You can also edit the content to tailor it to your students’ needs.