Have you seen our new Shakespeare videos? A Midsummer Night's Dreamand William Shakespeare help children to enjoy
Shakespeare, learn about his life and practise English. Both videos have online activities and printable worksheets.
You'll also find these videos in 'Shakespeare Lives' on our LearnEnglish Kids: Playtime app. The app includes some
of Shakespeare's most famous plays such as Macbeth and Romeo and Juliet, specially adapted for children learning English.
The British Council is marking the death of Britain's most famous playwright 400 years ago with the Shakespeare Lives programme. We hope you enjoy our
SAFER INTERNET DAY
Safer Internet Day on 9 February helps promote
the safe, responsible and positive use of digital technology for children and young people.
On 20 February celebrate Love Your Pet day! Children will enjoy our story about adopting a pet, and on our Pets Your turnthey can write about how much they love their
pets. There is a free worksheet about pets to print as well.
Shrove Tuesday, or Mardi Gras, is on 9 February. In Britain we eat pancakes, and many countries around the world celebrate with
a carnival. Children will have fun learning about this festival and other special days with our Festivals in the UK quiz, and they can write about any
carnivals they have been to on our Carnival Your turn.