Find guidance on how to register on Cambridge Elevate, how to use the site and how best to blend Cambridge Elevate in your classroom.
How to register
Cambridge Elevate requires a Book code to register.*
1. Visit elevate.cambridge.org.
2. Select the I’m a student button.
3. Fill in your registration details.
4. You have now registered as a student. If you wish to join a group with your teacher click the Join a group button. You will need to enter a code shared by your teacher.
*Some users can register with a Group Access code
Books that you have purchased will appear on your Home page. Click on the cover to open a book.
Once your Teacher account has been verified you will be able to see:
- About this book – gives you information about your book and subscription.
- Your contents list – allows you to customise the table of contents of your books.
- Create group - use this button to create student groups for your books. Click here for a more in-depth guide about groups
- Use these arrows to browse your available books.
- Use the Add books button to add new books to your Home page.
- Use the Sort button to sort your books. You can sort your books alphabetically, by date added or date used.
- To view and manage any groups you create select the Manage groups tab.
- Click the Help button to search through a bank of help topics or to view the site tours.
- To send messages to your students click on the Messages button and select a recipient from the pre-populated list. This could be a group or an individual. Compose your message and send. A notification will appear on your message button when you have a new message.
- To access your settings and to log out, click on the dropdown menu beneath your profile.
Inside the book
The sidebar allows you to easily navigate through your book by clicking on the contents.
Clicking on a section within the contents will take you to its location in the book.
You can open the sidebar and contents without navigating away from the page.
The sidebar will always feature the Contents and My Activity buttons, other items may vary per book.
Contents shows the contents list for the book as well as any bookmarks you may have created.
My Activity lists your annotation activity.
Media lists available media content for your page, chapter and book.
Assessment lists all the assessments in the book.
Glossary lists all the keyword terms in your book.
When you make an annotation Annotation badges will appear in the sidebar.
The bottom toolbar contains the following depending on your book:
Create a Bookmark
Save and Sync (saving your annotations across the group)
Page folio and navigation
You can also use the arrows at the side of the page to navigate between pages.
Search can be found in the top bar when you are inside a book.
Creating and Sharing Annotations
To add an annotation to your book, select the text you’d like to annotate with the cursor. After selecting the text, you can choose to highlight the passage, add a note, weblink, hyperlink or voice note. You can add multiple annotations to the same section of text. You can also edit or delete your annotations.
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