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Tortoise and the Sardines audiobook.

Tortoise and the Sardines audiobook.

This is an audiobook which complements the book "The Tortoise and the Sardines" It is aimed to help readers with their aural, oral and literary understand of the French and Spanish language.
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Cunning Tortoise Spanish audiobook

Cunning Tortoise Spanish audiobook

This resource complements the story book the Cunning Tortoise Spanish. This resource helps the reader helps the reader with their aural, oral and literary knowledge of the Spanish language
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The Boy with the Five Loaves

The Boy with the Five Loaves

This audiobook complements the book ;The Boy with the Five Loaves and two Fish. This book helps readers in the aural, oral and literary comprehension of the French and Spanish Languages.
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Elmina Castle Poster

Elmina Castle Poster

A poster that huntingly portrays Elmina Castle and the sad history of this Ancient Portuguese castle, that is still in modern day Ghana. The prose, superimposed on the poster talks about the love that parents bore in their hearts for every loved one that were taken away from the shores of Ghana into an unknown world is deeply moving.
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Tortoise and the Sardines

Tortoise and the Sardines

The story of the Tortoise and the Sardines is an African fable as well as a cautionary tale about the dangers of taking strangers at face-value. This enchanting fable is ideal for celebrating black history month, furthermore; the fable has been published in English, French and Spanish (the three crucial universal languages). The Book can therefore be used to advance young people’s knowledge of key stage 2 and 3 knowledge of French and Spanish in a way that is colourful, engaging and enjoyable.
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Orisun of the Savannah Grassland

Orisun of the Savannah Grassland

Orisun of the Savannah Grassland is a contemporary tale, which gives an insight into how Africans perceive animals of the wild and their perception of the psyche of these animals. Contrary to popular opinion, Africans value the wildlife, which cohabit their plains and grasslands. The culling programme put in place by countries, such as Kenya and Zimbabwe, is enabling Africans to evolve a happy equilibrium between themselves and the wild life around them. Three endangered species are featured in this fable; i.e the Leopard, the Chimpanzee and the African Elephant.
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The Boy with the Five Loaves and Two Fish

The Boy with the Five Loaves and Two Fish

The Biblical Story of the boy with the five loaves and two fish. The book has been published in English, French and Spanish. (The three Crucial Universal languages). The book can therefore advance young people’s knowledge of key stage 2 and 3 French and Spanish languages in a way that is colourful, engaging and enjoyable.
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Silhouettes of a Treasured Heritage

Silhouettes of a Treasured Heritage

Silhouettes of a Treasured Heritage is a fictional narrative, which examines the consequences of being a person of racially mixed parentage in our world today. It is a thrilling and critical appreciation of such experiences as told by Miranda - the heroine; experiences that would be familiar to many people of similar background. The novel uniquely and dispassionately explores issues from both sides of the racial divide. It challenges stereo-typical perceptions; love and hate, power and influence. It is a story of healing, of hope and of promise for a racially divided world. Miranda takes the reader through her life in Britain, Ghana and the USA. "Am I 'White' or 'Black'", she asks?
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The Triumph of the Water Lily

The Triumph of the Water Lily

An original story; fresh and realistic. It is a book about topical issues inNigerian marriages, culture clashes, childlessness, pride and humility, grief and pain, love and joy, politics, the diverse forms of religion inherent in Nigeria. It is a book about qualities and values which transcend culture, ethnicity. A book about profound nature of an African thriving in the midst of adversity. The Triumph of the Water Lily is a celebration of womanhood. It is a moving exploration of life and death, in which Effua, the narrator, tells of a passionate story of trial and tribulation, of the triumph of love and life, even in the throes of death. The novel attests to the nobility, elegance and profound goodness of Nkem, the central character. It is also a courageous story of romance filled with excitement, novelty and moments of shock, particularly for Effua, whose life has been inexorably influenced by Nkem's.
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Banga Article

Banga Article

This is a Black History Month Resource which describes the medicinal properties of the palm fruit. Palm oil is widely used in West African cuisine, and appears in very many food items, produced within the British Food Industry. A ready example being digestive biscuit. Palm oil is used in West African cuisine to eradicate toxins and free floating radicals in the body. This article about Palm Oil is rather interesting and can be used to celebrate West Africa's culinary culture at its best during Black History Month.
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Prose with Global Perspectives

Prose with Global Perspectives

These resources encourage children to acquire a global outlook in their perspective. It also helps pupils to become emotionally literate in a greater dimension.
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Teachers Guide

Teachers Guide

These resources are a pathfinder guide for teachers who want to train classroom assistants or NVQ students about the importance of storytelling in the education of children. The resources also allow teachers to deliver robust storytelling workshops to Key Stage 1 and 2 pupils during Black History Month or Literacy Hour
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Black History Month Fables and Literacy Hour

Black History Month Fables and Literacy Hour

These resources give teachers the opportunity to introduce diverse cultures in the literacy experience of peoples during the literacy hour in general or during Black History Month in particular.
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Short Stories for Black History Month.

Short Stories for Black History Month.

These resources constitute a pathfinder guide for young people on the threshold of adulthood. The White Georgette Blouse is something of a cautionary tale whilst the diary of an Aid Worker is global in its perspective
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Profile of Workshops Using Delta Maria Books

Profile of Workshops Using Delta Maria Books

This is a description of interesting activities, that can be made available to pupils during Black History Month. The workshop is a combination of storytelling activities for pupils at Key Stage 2, 3 and 4. There is also a step-by-step pictorial description of how to cook a popular West African rice dish called Jollof Rice. Jollof rice is the progenitor of the popular African-American dish "Jambalaya". It was taken by West African women into the diaspora of North and South America. Varieties of this rice dish exist or occur in other culinary cultures. The Asians call their version of Jollof Rice "Pilau Rice". The Italians call theirs "Risotto" and the Russians have a similar "Plov"
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Teaching of the Transatlantic Slave Trade

Teaching of the Transatlantic Slave Trade

A complete teachers resource that enables teachers worldwide to teach the Transatlantic Slave Trade with sensitivity, empathy and the role played by black and white abolitionists to end the Slave Trade.
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