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Supporting your child

If you want to do more to support your child’s learning, here are some ideas:

Watch Together

  • The Lion King
  • Big Cat Week or Elephant Diaries from the BBC
  • Christian the Lion - Youtube

Do Together

  • Try any new African foods, like plantain or okra
  • Try to use only one jug of water for a day
  • Listen to African music
  • Talk to friends and relatives who have visited Africa

Read Together

  • Some of the many African folktales
  • Bringing the rain to Kapiti Plain by Verna Aardema
  • Handa’s Surprise by Eileen Browne
  • Emeka’s Gift by Ifeoma Onyefulu
  • Masai and I by Virginia Kroll