Wednesday, June 29, 2011
"Meet the Alphabet Kids: Allegra, Elena, Isaac, Oni, Umar, and Yang."
Let's take learning the alphabet to another level with 6 of the best children's picture books on the market. These books are simple yet unique. Alphabet Kids teach subtle lessons while introducing your youngster to different cultures, customs, foods, music and languages, as well as breaking down ethnic boundaries by demonstrating the similarities we all possess as humans.
Lets take a closer look:
~ Elena's Birthday Party - Everyone loves surprises so when Elena thinks no one at the Alphabet Center has remembered her birthday she soon finds out what true friends are all about. (Written by Liana Perez & Patrice Samara).
~ Isaac's Zoo - At first when Isaac receives two goldfish from his Bubbe he's thrilled, but after a trip to the park his friends convince him that his pets are boring. Find out what Isaac does that teaches him a valuable lesson. (Written by Neme Alperstein and Patrice Samara).
~ Oni's Good Hair Day - Oni's first day at the Alphabet Center is challenged when Allegra points out that her hair is "crunchy." What does mom and dad say to help ease her stress? Find out in Oni's Good Hair Day. (Written by Michelle Bodden & Patrice Samara).
~ Umar's Magic Oven - When snack time leads the children to bring in special breads, Umar's father steals the day with his special baking skills and a neat, energy conserving "oven." (Written by Abed Awad & Patrice Samara).
~ Yang's New Dance - When Yang is busy copying his action figures weird moves, the Alphabet Kids are left wondering. That is until Yang's grandpa Li Yan Ma comes to class and shows the kids what Yang's moves were all about. (Written by Dr. Jingyi Hong & Patrice Samara).
This wonderful series of books was created by Allegra Joyce Kassin and illustrated by Carol Nicklaus and Susan Unger. The Alphabet Kids is a must have! Check them out at; http://www.alphabetkids.com/