The Education University of Hong Kong
English Language Education Department

The ELF Project: Learning English with Little Leaf

The ELF project consists of a series of 24 animation videos that tell stories about the Little Leaf family.  There are also ebooks, songs and Apps activities to go with the videos to help primary students speak up in English so as to build their confidence in learning English.  Phonics support is provided in the videos and ebooks to help students speak.  There are also lesson plans and worksheets for teachers’ reference.

Unit One: Me and My Family

 1.1-1.2 My Sister’s Birthday Party

Unit Two: Let's go shopping

 2.1 – 2.2 Treasure Hunting in Shops on a Ship

2.3 Making a Map of the Shops

Unit Three: Holiday time

 3.1 – 3.2 Let’s go to the theme park 

Unit Four: Leisure activities

 4.1 – 4.2 Making slime: Getting the things ready

Unit Five: Jobs people do

 5.1 – 5.2 Our new neighborhood

5.3 Let’s play hopscotch with our new neighbourhood!

Unit Six: Now and then

 6.1 – 6.2 Life before and during COVID

6.3 Writing a diamante poem about COVID