Learn English with Dora the Explorer™

A three-level International English course for very young learners

Together, we can do it!

Learn English with Dora the Explorer guides students as they take their first steps into the world of English, together with the adventurous Dora the Explorer.

Take your students on a language-learning journey with activities, songs, and videos that will build confidence and develop the skills needed for primary school. Teaching with Learn English with Dora the Explorer is fun and effortless with a flexible package of resources to support your classes.

The course features the characters Dora, Boots, and their families and friends. Dora’s infectious sense of adventure, as she explores her lush, tropical environment, will engage and excite children as they start their own language-learning adventure.

Each unit of Learn English with Dora the Explorer is mapped with Reading Stars Graded Readers.


Sarah Dilger, Yoko Mia Hirano, Tracey Gibbins




60 to 80 hours

  • Inspire a love of learning and help develop problem-solving skills with much loved Nickelodeon characters who invite students to be a part of their adventure.
  • Build confidence in listening and speaking and promote a ‘can-do’ attitude towards learning English with songs, stories, projects, and plays that allow students to work together to solve quests.
  • Develop the reading, writing and print awareness skills needed for a seamless transition to primary school.
  • Teach students the skills needed for exam success with preparation for the Cambridge English Qualification Pre-A1 Starter exam.





Get a feel for the course in this video trailer


Meet the characters


Show parents evidence of learning and support them to make a difference in their child’s learning journey with letters, fun home-learning activities in the Parent’s Guide, and the Reading Stars Graded Reader series.

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