Sounds and Letters Bk.1
Ten Belizean Stories
Paperback – 24 pages
1st Edition – September 2016
This is Book 1 of a three-book series of storybooks to help young children learn to distinguish the individual sounds that make up the English language. Each of the basic sounds/letter combinations is presented in the context of a short,engaging story together with a colourful illustration. We hope children, their parents and teachers will have fun with these stories.
Author: Ian Gibson
Paperback – 44 pages – 30 illustrations
2nd edition – September 2016
The first book in this collection, Booby Trap, is a delightful story of how the boobies of Half Moon Caye got together to stop abusive frigatebirds from stealing their food. Parents and teachers will find that the characters in the story provide them with many opportunities for discussion, and with useful ideas to help children develop positive attitudes and values.
Seven Belizean Short Stories
Author: Colville Young
11th Edition – June 2015 (1st Edition September 1991)
This collection of short stories offers first hand insights into the reality of Belizean society, its richness and humour. Each tale is unique in flavour and imbued with Young’s wit and satire entwining lifestyles with socio-cultural aspects of the period.
My First Atlas of Belize
Author: Educational Task Force
Paperback – 16 pages
2nd Edition – June 2011
A 16 page workbook is available with the purchase of this Atlas.
Designed specifically for younger students, this exciting Atlas presents a variety of simple maps of Belize (physical, political, land use and population). The accompanying information is in a format that is accessible to lower division students. In addition to providing an introduction to map reading, My First Atlas of Belize contains maps placing Belize in its regional and world context. Every page is colourfully illustrated and data is presented in a variety of child-friendly, eye-catching graphs, charts and tables, with many photographs adding further visual stimulus. A 16 page workbook is available with the purchase of this Atlas.
Maya Moon Colouring Book
Author: Jane Crouch
Paperback – 30 pages
1st Edition – April 2010
This great new colouring book provides a wealth of information in English and Spanish, as well as introducing children of all ages to some basic words in Yucatec Maya. There are 25 full page pictures to colour and glyphs or words to colour on almost every page. A page on the Maya number system will add an extra dimension to learning to count in English and Spanish. As well as being fun, this book makes an excellent additional primary school resource and an accurate source of information for teachers.