Disney Kids Readers

Discover the magic of stories

Delve into exciting Disney adventures and learn English together with your favorite Disney characters!

The 36 Disney Kids Readers for Young Learners use beautiful artwork from animated and live Disney and PIXAR action films, helping students expand their reading in an engaging and motivating way.

Learning to read English was never so much fun!

  • 36 titles: 6 levels, 6 readers per level
  • GSE: 16-48
  • Lexile: 120L-650L
  • CEFR: <A1-B1
  • American English

Read and learn with Disney friends

Disney Kids Readers include a robust vocabulary, grammar and phonics syllabus, reinforcing the key vocabulary, structures and skills taught in primary courses. They help build new skills and instill values in an authentic context.

Every Reader includes extra learning content and activities, and access to the audio book version on the Pearson English Platform.

Disney Kids Readers can be used as a progressive reading course for young learners or used for individual reading at school and at home.

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Levelling explained

All Disney Kids Readers are aligned to the Global Scale of English and Common European Framework. Thanks to the Lexile reading scores, learners see their reading skill progress as they move through the levels.

Level information

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Available Disney Kids Readers

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Level 1:

Disney Cinderella
Disney Dumbo
Disney PIXAR Finding Nemo: Nemo in School
Disney Peter Pan
Disney PIXAR Coco: The Story of Dante
Disney Frozen: Olaf Likes Summer

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Level 2:

Disney The Jungle Book:
Mowgli Meets Baloo
Disney The Little Mermaid:
Ariel and the Prince
Disney PIXAR Toy Story
Disney Frozen
Disney PIXAR Monsters University
Disney PIXAR Finding Dory

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Level 3:

Disney 101 Dalmatians
Disney PIXAR A Bug’s Life
Disney Tangled
Disney PIXAR Toy Story 2
Disney PIXAR Coco
Disney Frozen II

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Level 4:

Disney The Lion King
Disney PIXAR Toy Story 3
Disney PIXAR Brave
Disney PIXAR Inside Out
Disney Moana
Disney PIXAR The Incredibles 2

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Level 5:

Disney PIXAR Ratatouille
Disney Big Hero 6
Disney PIXAR Toy Story 4
Disney Alice in Wonderland
Disney Beauty and the Beast

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Level 6:

Disney Atlantis: The Lost Empire
Disney Ralph Breaks the Internet
Disney Zootopia
Disney Maleficent
Disney PIXAR Onward

About Pearson English Graded Readers

Pearson English Graded Readers bring the joy of reading and opportunities for learning into the hands of every student, whatever their age or ability. From classic children’s stories, to blockbuster film titles, bestselling novels and fresh original stories, this huge range of over 480 Graded Readers feature some of the world’s best-loved authors and some of the greatest stories ever told.