The MUZZY BBC curriculum was created following the guidelines
of the British Council and supports the standards identified for
language learning by the Common European Framework or
References for Language. Educators can either follow MUZZY's
internal curriculum or build their own curriculum according to the
curriculum adopted by their school.
lesson plans provide explicit instructions to cover two to three
class periods of approximately 20 to 45 minutes in length. In
addition, the lesson plans suggest a variety of activities, such as
skits, songs, games and projects to make learning fun.
lessons help children understand what itís like to live in
countries where the target language is spoken. These lessons can
be used as part of the language learning curriculum or
interspersed across curriculum with social studies, geography,
history, music and art.
Teacher Activity Masters & Student Activity Sheets
masters provide students with a range of engaging
activities that complement the video material.
Assessment Masters & Student Assessment Sheets
Comprehension Assessments help educators build their
childís listening comprehension skills. Reading Comprehension
and Written Expression Assessment Masters with answer keys and
Assessment Sheets provide a year-end summary assessment.
Easy-to-Use Teacher Dashboard
Teacher Dashboard allows instructors to search everything in
MUZZY, including the 1200+ words and concepts, lesson plans,
cultural lessons, activity sheets, scenes in the video story, games
Language Learning Movies
are captivated as they watch 3-D video stories of the
adventures of MUZZY and his friends while scenes introduce, then
re-introduce, language usage and vocabulary.
800+ Online Games (Designed for non-readers and readers)
online games and exercises are aligned with the
content in each lesson and are designed to reinforce the concepts
introduced in the video.
28 Vocabulary Builder Videos
lesson scenes reinforce the vocabulary that is introduced in the
MUZZY Story. Each lesson is an animated vignette with its own
simple story line that captivates children.
Learning with Norman
vignettes help children learn the nuances of languages,
such as times of day or how to ask for something.
24 Sing-a-long Songs
captures learners like MUZZY's 24 catchy sing-a-long
songs. Whether listening to the good morning song with the
lovable Norman or the colors song along with Princess Sylvia, kids
can't help but sing along Ė and learn in the process!
old fashioned flashcards remain a fun and effective way to
learn new words.
Online Language Recording Studio
recording studio allows children to hear themselves
speak in a new language. Optional features allow players to
practice spelling and word recognition.
to help teachers implement lessons are provided.
These resources include reproducible image illustrations for use in
lessons or cultural projects, props, flashcards, useful classroom
expressions, holidays, and more.