Noel From Tanzania

Noel From Tanzania

Author: Mary Duda

Visit eight-year-old Noel at his home in Tanzania. Color photographs show daily life in a small village. See where Noel lives, what he eats, animals in his household, and where he goes to school. Learn about a different kind of kitchen and bathroom. Visit the marketplace and see bananas being carried in a wheelbarrow and on top of heads. Noel learns a magic trick about a disappearing coin. A trip to the world-famous Serengeti National Park features zoo animals in their natural habitat. Glossary of Swahili words used in the text; maps of Tanzania, Africa and the world and a teacher’s guide. The Kids Around the Globe website has videos of villagers singing and greeting visitors, a tour of the marketplace, animals in the Serengeti National Park, and instruction on how to do the disappearing coin trick. There are interactive word games and downloadable maps to color. Lexile level 560L, Grade 3, Interest level K-5. First book in the Kids Around the Globe series.

Publisher: River Junction Press LLC

32 pages, 7 x 10, 36 color photos, 3 maps

Hardcover: $14.95

Paperback: $9.95

e-books: $4.99

Publication date: April, 2017

ISBN: 978-0-9986598-0-0 (Hardcover)

ISBN: 978-0-9986598-1-7 (Paperback)

Glossary of Swahili words

Teacher's Guide

Videos, interactive games, downloadable maps  on website

Lexile Level 560 L, Guided Reading Level L, Interest Level K-5

Distributor: BCH Fulfillment & Distribution,

JUVENILE NONFICTION/People & Places, Africa (BISAC 1)