Children all around the world need adults to help them, to protect them and to teach them their rights. Do you know what the Rights of the Child are? Every year, 20 November is Universal Children’s Day, a chance for all of us to learn how we can help the youngest, most vulnerable members of our communities.


Did you ever dream of being a superhero when you were younger? This man runs a charity that helps all children make that dream a reality.


Vegans argue that animal farming is not only cruel but also bad for the environment. World Vegan Day, on 1 November, puts the focus on the vegan way of life.


October 31 is Halloween and is now celebrated in many countries around the world, but do you know anything about the origins of this scary special day? Read the article and find out.


Guy Martin is a professional motorbike racer. In this video, he tries to ride a motorbike on water. Can he ride fast enough to do it?


A cuttlefish is a common sea animal with an amazing ability to change appearance. Are there any limits to this ability? Watch this video to find out.


We usually think of fruit as a healthy food. But could it also have some negative effects?


London is not famous for its hot weather. But a new building has turned a London street into one of the hottest places on the planet!


‘Mindfulness’ is a word we hear a lot these days, but what exactly does it mean? Find out what it is, what the benefits of mindfulness are and how you can start to practise it.


Knowing how to read and write is a very important factor in most people’s lives. But some people never learn these skills. How can we make sure that everybody gets the opportunity to become literate?


The emotion of fear is essential for humans to survive. So why is it that babies have no fear of snakes?


In this video Jack's having an interview to get into a university to train as a PE (physical education) teacher. How do you think the interview goes?


Did you know that there's a World Emoji Day? Well, there is ... and it's on July 17! surprise 


Is it a bad thing if children tell lies? Scientists don't think so. This short video explains why.


Becoming a refugee is something that could happen to any of us. In this video, famous people from around the world talk about the importance of helping people who are escaping difficult situations.

Video zone – Emma Thompson and her adopted Rwandan son

Tindy left Rwanda when he was just a teenager and moved to the UK as a refugee. There, he met the famous actress Emma Thompson and was adopted by her. In this video, they describe Tindy's incredible journey.

Magazine: The 2018 FIFA World Cup

The FIFA World Cup is the biggest sporting event in the world. Which country do you think will win this year’s tournament in Russia? And who will be the star players?

Video zone – A nervous first date

Will Simon and Arunima find love on their romantic first date together? Watch as Arunima explains what dating is like for her as a wheelchair user.

Video zone – The story of the Imperial State Crown

How does it feel to wear a crown? In this video, the Queen tells us some secrets about her very special Imperial State Crown.

Video zone - Amazing DIY orang-utans

Orang-utans use sticks to catch insects, but do you think they would use human tools? Watch this video and find out!

Video zone - Space snack time with Samantha Cristoforetti

In this video, Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti tells us about the healthy snacks that she eats in the spaceship.

Vocabulary exercises – Bicycles and motorbikes

How often do you ride a bicycle or motorbike? Learn some vocabulary for speaking about your bike by doing these exercises.

Vocabulary exercises - Football

Learn some vocabulary for talking about football by doing these exercises.

Vocabulary exercises – Christmas in the UK

Happy Christmas! Do these exercises and learn words to talk about Christmas in the UK.

Shakespeare: Stratford

个小城镇手套工匠的儿子是如何创作出世界上最伟大的剧作?跟随演员及制片人Ben Crystal 在莎士比亚出生地Stratford-upon-Avon.探索其早年生平。

Shakespeare: Stratford

是什么激发莎士比亚创作的灵感?Ben Crystal 继续他在Stratford-upon-Avon的探访,了解莎士比亚的教育、婚姻以及在他去伦敦前失踪的那几年。

Shakespeare: London

通过演员及制片人Ben Crystal探究莎士比亚在伦敦工作过地方了解莎士比亚是如何在伦敦获得成功的?

Shakespeare: London

在1600年观看莎士比亚戏剧是什么样的呢?跟随Ben Crystal一起到访伦敦莎士比亚的环球剧院的复制建筑。

Shakespeare: Romeo & Juliet

对于《罗密欧与朱丽叶》,青少年认为最引人注目的是什么?英国演员Jade Anouka讲述她是如何从英国青少年中获取灵感来演绎朱丽叶的。

Shakespeare: Romeo & Juliet

朱丽叶就像是现在的十几岁女孩儿! 听Jade Anouka讲其在中东扮演朱丽叶时收获到的见解。