Imaginative learning for curious minds

By presenting contemporary topics in an enquiry-based context, Big Bright Ideas develops literacy, exam, and 21st century skills for lasting language success.


Authors: Cheryl Palin, Tamzin Thompson, Katherine Bilsborough, Steve Bilsborough, Sarah Phillips, Mary Charrington, Charlotte Covill

Why choose Big Bright Ideas?

Enquiry-based approach boosts 21st century skills

Collaboration, critical thinking, communication, and creativity are developed in every unit with clearly flagged activities.

Fun blogging concept

Blogging activities draw upon children’s existing knowledge and encourage them to share ideas, making them feel part of the course.

Online game world

An exciting game world with animated stories appeals to young learners’ imaginations.

Cambridge English Young Learners exam preparation

Exam syllabus is closely linked to the course contents to ensure that students are prepared for Flyers by the end of Level 6.

Big Bright Ideas at a glance

Discover more about the course in this handy overview.

See Big Bright Ideas in action

Download an entire unit and test drive the course in your classroom.

Try it out today!

Check out your components

Go even further

Discover how Big Bright Ideas links to New Think Do Learn with Oxford Bilingual Journey, a customisable framework that supports you and your students on the path to bilingualism.


Strengthen learners’ skills with stellar supplementary materials.

Haven’t found your ideal course just yet?


Take a look at our other Primary titles.