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Japanese Baseball

Japanese Baseball

Language and Culture: Japanese

Baseball is one of the most popular sports in Japan and, from the polite and respectful conduct of players on the field and spectators in the stands, it reflects the values of Japanese society itself. Featuring topical vocabulary and a wealth of...Show More
The Language of Respect

The Language of Respect

Language and Culture: Japanese

The culture of respect is one of the most important values in Japanese society. This video explores how respect is deeply rooted in communication – both verbal and non-verbal – between people of varying relationships and positions. Delving...Show More
A Gift Giving Culture

A Gift Giving Culture

Language and Culture: Japanese

There is no single word in the Japanese language for ‘gift’. Instead, every type of gift giving has its own name, which perhaps conveys how important a tradition the presenting and receiving of gifts is in Japanese culture. From mid-year...Show More
Chinese Titles and Relationships

Chinese Titles and Relationships

Language and Culture: Chinese

Should you say ‘hello’ to your friends and your parents in the same way? How should you address your teachers? Is it rude to call people ‘old’? This video answers these questions and more, explaining how respect is communicated through...Show More
Technology and Communication

Technology and Communication

Language and Culture: Chinese

Can facial recognition prevent crime? How could 5G change everyday life? How influential are ‘WeChat’ and ‘TikTok’ in China? This video answers these questions and more, tracing the history of technology and communication in China from...Show More
Dialects in Chinese Languages

Dialects in Chinese Languages

Language and Culture: Chinese

Are Mandarin and Chinese the same thing? How was the standard national language of China chosen? Are dialects really that different from one another? This video answers these questions and more, tracing the history of the Chinese language from...Show More
The Months of the Year (Los Meses del Año)

The Months of the Year (Los Meses del Año)

This video teaches children the months of the year in Spanish to develop their vocabulary by going through birthdays of different family members.
Tutoyer ou Vouvoyer: Familiar or Formal?

Tutoyer ou Vouvoyer: Familiar or Formal?

Language and Culture: French

What’s the difference between ‘tu’ and ‘vous’? How can you tell which one to use? What should you say to avoid offending someone? This video answers these questions and more, explaining the history of ‘tu’ and ‘vous’ and the...Show More
La Marianne: Symbol of the French Republic

La Marianne: Symbol of the French Republic

Language and Culture: French

Who is Marianne? Was she a real person? What does she represent? This video answers these questions and more, explaining Marianne’s origins, how she came to symbolise the French Republic and how she has transformed over time to reflect a...Show More
Le Croissant: Symbol of a Nation

Le Croissant: Symbol of a Nation

Language and Culture: French

Who made the first croissant? How did it make its way to France? What do you need to make your own croissant au beurre fait maison? This video answers these questions and more, tracing the history of the croissant and providing an easy recipe to...Show More
Farm Animals (Los Animales de la Granja)

Farm Animals (Los Animales de la Granja)

Animals (Los Animales)

Learn new Spanish vocabulary about farm animals like the cow, horse, sheep, hen, rabbit, donkey, goat, dog, cat and many others. Do you know what a donkey sounds like? How about a sheep? Find out in this Spanish language video and learn about...Show More
Wild Animals (Les Animaux Sauvages)

Wild Animals (Les Animaux Sauvages)

Animals (Les Animaux)

Learn new French vocabulary and find out about wild animals like the lion, elephant, giraffe, monkey, crocodile, gorilla, zebra, tiger, rhinoceros, bear, wolf and many more. Do you know what color zebras' stripes are? How about tigers' stripes?...Show More
Where Things Are (Las Preposiciones de Lugar)

Where Things Are (Las Preposiciones de Lugar)

This video teaches children about the positions of objects in Spanish. They will learn the positions of objects and people inside, in front, next to, below, above, and between. With the help of the Chester cat students will learn the spatial...Show More
Wild Animals (Los Animales Salvajes)

Wild Animals (Los Animales Salvajes)

Animals (Los Animales)

Learn new Spanish vocabulary and find out about wild animals like the lion, elephant, giraffe, monkey, crocodile, gorilla, zebra, tiger, rhinoceros, bear, wolf and many more. Do you know what color zebras' stripes are? How about tigers' stripes?...Show More
Where Things Are (Prépositions de Lieu)

Where Things Are (Prépositions de Lieu)

This video teaches children about the positions of objects in French. They will learn the positions of objects and people inside, in front, next to, below, above, and between. With the help of the Chester cat students will learn the spatial...Show More
Wild Animals (Animali Selvatici)

Wild Animals (Animali Selvatici)

Animals (Gli Animali)

Learn new Italian vocabulary and find out about wild animals like the lion, elephant, giraffe, monkey, crocodile, gorilla, zebra, tiger, rhinoceros, bear, wolf and many more. Do you know what color zebras' stripes are? How about tigers' stripes?...Show More
Days of the Week (Los Días de la Semana)

Days of the Week (Los Días de la Semana)

This video teaches children the days of the week in Spanish to develop their vocabulary.
The Weather (Le Temps Atmosphérique)

The Weather (Le Temps Atmosphérique)

This video teaches children about weather in French. They will learn what the weather can be like: when there is sun, it is sunny, when there are many clouds, it is cloudy, if drops of water fall, it is raining, when you hear thunder and see...Show More
The Weather (Il Tempo Atmosferico)

The Weather (Il Tempo Atmosferico)

This video teaches children about weather in Italian. They will learn what the weather can be like: when there is sun, it is sunny, when there are many clouds, it is cloudy, if drops of water fall, it is raining, when you hear thunder and see...Show More
The Weather (El Tiempo Atmosférico)

The Weather (El Tiempo Atmosférico)

This video teaches children about weather in Spanish. They will learn what the weather can be like: when there is sun, it is sunny, when there are many clouds, it is cloudy, if drops of water fall, it is raining, when you hear thunder and see...Show More
The Kitchen (La Cuisine)

The Kitchen (La Cuisine)

Household Items (Les Objets de la Maison)

This video aims to expand children's French vocabulary by teaching them to pronounce various household objects in the kitchen such as the table, oven, fridge and many more.
The Four Seasons (Le Stagioni Dell'Anno)

The Four Seasons (Le Stagioni Dell'Anno)

This video teaches children the seasons of the year in Italian to develop their vocabulary.
The Family Tree (Vocabolario Della Famiglia)

The Family Tree (Vocabolario Della Famiglia)

This video will teach students what a family tree is and what it is for in Italian. In addition, they will learn the names for members in the family tree such as father, mother, children, brother, grandparents, grandchildren, uncle, aunt, nephews...Show More
The Kitchen (La Cucina)

The Kitchen (La Cucina)

Household Items (Gli Oggetti Della Casa)

This video aims to expand children's Italian vocabulary by teaching them to pronounce various household objects in the kitchen such as the table, oven, fridge and many more.
The Four Seasons (Les Saisons de L'Année)

The Four Seasons (Les Saisons de L'Année)

This video teaches children the seasons of the year in French to develop their vocabulary.