Discover new words with Timmy and his friends! Developed in partnership with Aardman Animations, Timmy's First Words in English helps children aged six and younger learn vocabulary in English. Also in the series: Timmy's Learning New Skills and Timmy's Starting to Read. The apps are available on all app stores.

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Discover new words with Timmy and his friends! Developed in partnership with Aardman Animations, Timmy's First Words helps children aged six and younger learn new words in English. Children can play three exciting games and follow the instructions to place toys and classroom objects in a box, pop balloons to learn numbers, colours and shapes and sweep away leaves and snow to find food and objects hidden beneath.


  • Learn over 60 English words including numbers, colours, shapes, food, animals, classroom objects and toys.
  • Practise listening and hear the Timmy narrator say the words aloud.
  • Play exciting games that get more challenging as you get smarter.
  • Collect stickers and videos as you progress in the app.

Discover more ways to learn with Timmy  

If your child enjoyed playing Timmy's First Words, they may also enjoy Timmy's Learning New Skills and Timmy's Starting to Read designed by the British Council and Aardman, the Academy Award®-winning animation studio. What's more, you may like to discover more about Learning Time with Timmy, our innovative learning experience for children aged two to six years.

Learning Time with Timmy includes face-to-face coursesthree educational apps and an online series available on YouTube and TV to help your child to develop and become a confident learner of English. It also includes a free online course for you. English in Early Childhood on FutureLearn is for parents, early years teachers and practitioners on how to help children get the most out of their English language learning experience.

All resources are designed by British Council early years experts to be fun and enjoyable for your child so that the experience is more engaging, meaningful and memorable to them.


Hi, i can´t use a lot of games . they don´t work in the computer. could you tell me why?

thank you

Hi dorlisca,

I'm sorry to read that you're having problems. Please could you send an email to so that we can work with you to solve the problem.

Best wishes,

Jo (LearnEnglish Kids team)

Aardman Animations have put out some fantastic stuff over the years and I love that they've done this.

how can download the videos in my pc? I want to show them to my students but we haven't got ınternet connection in school?


You need to click on the links at the top of this page to buy the app for a mobile device.


Best wishes,


LearnEnglish Kids team

it is very good apps thank you very much