Using a clear ‘engage – practice – communicate’ approach in every lesson, Starlight’s lively stories, songs, projects, CLIL lessons and high-level course syllabus help students master the language they need for exams and develop their 21st century skills.

Key Features

Starlight is an engaging story-based course with a fresh, modern design.

Every lesson in Starlight follows a clear Engage – Practice – Communicate approach. Lively and imaginative stories with lovable characters introduce new language in every unit, and songs, role plays and games give students plenty of opportunities to practise new vocabulary and grammar, and communicate with one another. The flexible teaching package offers an array of easy-to-use support resources, providing students with lots of opportunities to practise and consolidate their learning

  • Every lesson follows the ‘engage-practice-communicate’ approach
  • Lively and imaginative stories capture students’ attention and introduce new language in a meaningful context
  • Rich video content, including fun animated stories and cross-curricular clips, enhances lessons and brings English to life
  • Carefully-designed grammar, vocabulary and skills syllabus ensures that students develop the language they need for exams
  • The syllabus reflects the language and skills requirements of Cambridge English: Young Learners examinations (Starters, Movers, Flyers) and Cambridge English: Key for schools (KET)
  • Projects, CLIL lessons and cross-curricular videos motivate students by linking English to their world outside the classroom
  • Projects encourage critical thinking, creativity, communication and collaboration – developing children’s 21st century skills
  • Values lessons in every unit promote self-esteem, positive attitudes, tolerance, and respect
  • Phonics sections in every unit present and practise sounds and letters, helping to develop children’s phonics skills and pronunciation
  • Culture pages with full-colour photos increase students’ intercultural awareness
  • Flexible teaching package offers an array of support resources, including a Classroom Presentation Tool, posters, worksheets, tests, test audio, CLIL videos, and flashcards
  • Classroom Presentation Tool delivers heads-up learning

Series Components

Starlight Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 Level 4 Level 5 Level 6
Student's Book 978-0-19-441329-9 978-0-19-441353-4 978-0-19-441361-9 978-0-19-441375-6 978-0-19-441389-3 978-0-19-441403-6
Workbook 978-0-19-441332-9 978-0-19-441345-9 978-0-19-441364-0 978-0-19-441378-7 978-0-19-441392-3 978-0-19-441406-7
Teacher's Resource Pack 978-0-19-441338-1 978-0-19-441354-1 978-0-19-441365-7 978-0-19-441384-8 978-0-19-441400-5 978-0-19-441415-9
Class Audio CDs 978-0-19-441337-4 978-0-19-441349-7 978-0-19-441370-1 978-0-19-441383-1 978-0-19-441397-8 978-0-19-441411-1
Teacher's Toolkit 978-0-19-441333-6 978-0-19-441348-0 978-0-19-441369-5 978-0-19-441379-4 978-0-19-441393-0 978-0-19-441407-4
Classroom Presentation Tool 978-0-19-440644-4 978-0-19-440645-1 978-0-19-440646-8 978-0-19-440647-5 978-0-19-440648-2 978-0-19-440649-9