Available in English with: Arabic, Bengali, Chinese-Simplified, Chinese-Traditional, English-only, Farsi, French, Haitian Creole, Hungarian, Italian, Lithuanian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Turkish, Urdu.
Language Lizard offers a wealth of resources for dual-language students, teachers of multicultural classrooms, and librarians serving diverse communities. Browse our site to find:
- Bilingual Picture Books and Interactive Audio Books in over 50 languages!
- The award-winning PENpal Audio Recorder Pen.
- Free multicultural lesson plans, articles and resources.
Bilingual books offered in English with Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, German, Gujarati, Hindi, Japanese, Korean, Nepali, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Vietnamese and many more!
Little Red Hen needs help planting her grains of wheat. But when she asks the dog, the cat and the goose, they are all too busy to help her. So Little Red Hen does it all herself: she grows the wheat, harvests it, turns it into flour, and bakes it into bread. Suddenly, the others are ready and willing to help her eat it... but will she let them?
This story, part of our collection of folk tales and fables from around the world, is also a winner of the UK NATIONAL LITERACY ASSOCIATION'S WOW! AWARD 2006. The sumptuous illustrations bring the classic fable to life, and is sure to be a favorite in the classroom. The helpful list of keywords in translation is especially great for multilingual classrooms.
Available in English with: Albanian, Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Chinese, Chinese-Simplified, Croatian, Farsi, French, German, Greek, Gujarati, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Kurdish, Latvian, Malay, Panjabi, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Shona, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Swedish, Tagalog, Tamil, Tigrinya, Turkish, Urdu, Vietnamese, Yoruba.
Mamy Wata is the queen of all the water. One day, when she is swimming peacefully in a big river, she hears the news: a terrible monster has been scaring the nearby villagers. So Mamy Wata lies in wait near the monster's cave. But, to her great surprise, instead of finding a monster, she finds a sad and lonely man who has been bewitched. This colorfully illustrated book brings African culture to life on each page. Children will be captivated by the lyrical text, perfect for reading aloud.
Mamy Wata and the Monster won the Unicef Award in 1993 and is also on the list of the 100 Best African Books of the Century.
Available at Languagelizard in English with: Arabic, English-only, French, Hungarian, Lithuanian, Polish and Spanish.