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7 next saba The story Ends And The Reader and the reader provided with factual information about the animals and their names in English and SwahiliThis is a book of great appeal to children inviting multiple reads in its uest to engage on many levels It simply offers a breadth beyond simple counting that I have not experienced before in any book of its genre I read this repeatedly today to a small group of EYFS children who were engrossed Incidentally they loved tracing the perfectly sized digits with their fingersThe only slight criticism and the reason that I did not rate it 5 star is that a small proportion of the animals are hard for the children to spot Unlike most picture books this has lots of back matter That tells about the people in Tanzania some geography of the country some culture of the people and oh yes how to count to ten in Swahili The picture book itself is a nice little counting story However along with the familiar mathematical numerals the book has the ids counting in Swahili The story takes a bunch of ids and their teachers through a day wandering the Serengeti and other Tanzanian locales counting the various animals they see which just happen to be in order from 1 10 The illustrationsexample 7 next
are bright and cheerful and everyone has a lovely little day counting animals This would ha.bright and cheerful and everyone has a lovely little day counting animals This would ha. To ten in both English and Swahili The lively rhyming text is accompanied by an illustrated guide to counting in Swahili a map notes about each of the animals and interesting facts about Tanzania and the Maasai peop. .
review We All Went On Safari A Counting Journey Through Tanzania.
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T Forget To Look Atforget to look at I am not too sure that part could read to the ids in story time but not too sure that part could be read the The Road to Einsteins Relativity kids in story time but you memorize it you could casually throw in that thisid s name means X and mention that parents name their Black Boy kids for attributes they hope the child will have If it attracts interest then you could share the back matter with theids Otherwise I d skip that part Special little book simply because it is so unusual with all the back matter This could be used in many ways As a straight counting book as a counting book learning the Swahili terms for the numbers as a culture book as a geography story etc Read this to the boy last night We were given this by my in laws after they came back from a service trip to Africa a few years back They said that the part of Tanzania they were in was exactly like this We really enjoyed the book You get to learn the names of the animals in Swahili and how to count as well I really like it because it exposes us to a new culture Like the books of Ezra Jack Keats it shows us that we are different but all have stories to tell I really want to get books for the ids showing other parts of the world and other cultures The colors in this book are beautiful While not super detailed the art lets you see what they se. Le A portion of the proceeds from the sale of each book will be donated to the African Wildlife Foundation to aid their wildlife conservation and community building efforts in Tanzania Softcover 32pp;1025 x 10 inches. Super fun book featuring the animals
*OF TANZANIA WILDEBEESTS WARTHOGS ALL THE *Tanzania wildebeests warthogs all the teaching us how to count to ten in Swahili Used it with a first grade class today and they loved it Not only did they meet some new animals but they also learned how to count in Swahili they thought it was pretty cool I could see it being useful for preschoolers through first grade too much older and there isn t enough stuff in it Grade Level PreK 2nd Genre Number Book Through this book students are taken on a safari through the grasslands of Tanzania as they spot animals
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CHILDREN WHO ARE LEARNING THE NUMBERSwho are learning the numbers 10 especially effective in the EYFSThis is a rather uniue counting book for the learning opportunities are numerous Laurie Krebs has skilfully interwoven concepts of ethnicity geography biology and foreign language in a story principally about number and it does not end there since it is written in rhyme and richly illustrated Krebs takes the young reader on safari through Tanzania with the Maasai people each double page spread focusing on one of the species of animal that they encounter On each occasion a named member of the travelling people will count the animals the number rhyming with a word in the text for example intermix and six The digit appears on the page. Join a group of friends as they set out on a counting journey through the grasslands of Tanzania Along the way the children encounter all sorts of animals including elephants lions and monkeys while counting from one.