Free Resources for ELT English Readers
Click on the links to access free activities to help you get the most from your reading experience.
- ‘Video’ lets you watch a full-length video retelling of one story in your book.
- ‘Student activities’ gives you a PDF full of comprehension and language tasks based on your book, or one story in your book.
- ‘Further research’ gives you website links and ideas for how you can find out more about each person in your book.
Note that the links provided in the ‘further research’ PDFs are to websites and resources not controlled by Collins. Collins can take no responsibility for the suitability of the content of these websites – please use with caution.
Amazing Leaders (Level 1)Video: Abraham Lincoln story Student activities: Abraham Lincoln story Further research
Amazing Inventors (Level 1)Video: Johannes Gutenberg story Student activities: Johannes Gutenberg story Further research
Amazing Women (Level 1)Video: Hellen Keller story Student activities: Hellen Keller story Further research
Amazing Entrepreneurs and Business People (Level 1)Video: Elizabeth Arden story Student activities: Elizabeth Arden story Further research
Amazing Architects and Artists (Level 2)Video: Leonardo da Vinci story Student activities: Leonardo da Vinci story Further research
Amazing Aviators (Level 2)Video: Amelia Earhart story Student activities: Amelia Earhart story Further research
Amazing Composers (Level 2)Video: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart story Student activities: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart story Further research
Amazing Mathematicians (Level 2)Video: Ada Lovelace story Student activities: Ada Lovelace story Further research
Amazing Writers (Level 3)Video: William Shakespeare story Student activities: William Shakespeare story Further research
Amazing Explorers(Level 3)Video: Yuri Gagarin story Student activities: Yuri Gagarin story Further research
Amazing Performers (Level 3)Video: Louis Armstrong story Student activities: Louis Armstrong story Further research
Amazing Philanthropists (Level 3)Video: Alfred Nobel story Student activities: Alfred Nobel story Further research
Amazing Scientists (Level 4)Video: Alexander Fleming story Student activities: Alexander Fleming story Further research
Amazing Thinkers and Humanitarians (Level 4)Video: Mahatma Gandhi story Student activities: Mahatma Gandhi story Further research
Amazing Leaders (Level 4)Video: Julius Caesar story Student activities: Julius Caesar story Further research
Amazing Writers (Level 4)Video: Mark Twain story Student activities: Mark Twain story Further research
After the FuneralStudent activities
Death in the CloudsStudent activities
Hickory Dickory DockStudent activities
The Man in the Brown SuitStudent activities
The Moving FingerStudent activities
The Murder of Roger AckroydStudent activities
The Mysterious Affairs of StylesStudent activities
N or M?Student activities
They Came to BaghdadStudent activities
Why didn't they ask Evans?Student activities