Para los niños

Para los niños es un video podcast semanal bilingüe que presenta a autores galardonados leyendo sus libros para niños. Con énfasis en libros bilingües y en español. Los autores presentaran sus episodios de maneras únicas ...more

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April 28, 2020 00:04:06
DLee's First Day of School (Bilingual Version)

DLee's First Day of School (Bilingual Version)

Diana Lee Santamaria is an educator and Latina children’s author of a bilingual preschool learning series entitled DLee’s World. Her books entitled, DLee’s Color Hunt, DLee’s Outdoor Countdown, DLee’s First Day of School, DLee’s Nighttime Scare, DLee’s Bad Day, and DLee’s Snow Day are the first six books of her preschool learning series based on the character DLee. DLee is a bright and quirky Hispanic girl with a passion for learning. The character was created to mirror the author’s childhood image however the storyline of DLee’s World incorporates the author’s experiences as a child, adult, and educator. Each character in the DLee’s World Series represents various ethnicities that are underrepresented in today’s children’s literature. Ms. Santamaria has a Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education along with eight years of teaching experience. As a result of her education and professional experiences, the author has created the DLee’s World Series to incorporate preschool common core objectives, diversity, playful verbiage, and developmentally appropriate learning strategies to help increase reading comprehension and overall learning. As a child who struggled with reading and social identification, the DLee’s World Series is designed to promote literacy, diversity, and fun!  To take it a step further, the author also developed her series to be bilingual with both the English and Spanish translations of the story on the same page. When asked, the author said, “My hopes are for my books to be tools for children and families to either learn a new language or for English Language Learners (ELL) to strengthen their knowledge of the English language with their educators at school and families at home.” Overall, as a woman of ...

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April 21, 2020 00:04:06
Periquito (En español)

Periquito (En español)

A bilingual tale of Periquito (Little Parakeet) who goes out into the jungle looking for his father. All the animals recognize him because he looks "just like his Pop." They watch over him as he journeys deeper and deeper into unknown lands. The traditional song and bilingual story, written by Georgette Baker, now contains, piano music and follow-up activities, scientific information and vocabulary reinforcing pages to reproduce. Author, Georgette Baker, has 36 bilingual books and CD's and provides bilingual (Spanish/English) children's and family shows featuring songs, stories, silliness and lots of audience participation. She brings her rich experience of living and traveling throughout the world with her to each program and shares artifacts she has acquired on her journeys. http://cantemosco.com/ Get the book on amazon > Facebook page > ...

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