Our Grandparents: A Global Album

Our Grandparents: A Global Album

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Overview

Grandpa, Bibi, Yeye and Grann . . .

This striking album captures the intergenerational relationships between children and grandparents around the world. The brief text and striking photographs bring their joy and affection into focus.

Includes a touching foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781570914591
Publisher: Charlesbridge
Publication date: 02/28/2010
Series: Global Fund for Children Books Series
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 10.80(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: AD370L (what's this?)
Age Range: 4 - 8 Years

About the Author

Maya Ajmera is the founder of The Global Fund for Children. She is the co-author of several Global Fund for Children books, including FAITH, GLOBAL BABIES, CHILDREN OF THE U.S.A., and CHILDREN FROM AUSTRALIA TO ZIMBABWE. Sheila Kinkade is a writer and communications consultant who works to help nonprofit organizations tell their stories. She is the co-author of OUR GRANDPARENTS, among other books. Cynthia Pon worked for many years as the director of Global Fund for Children Books and is the co-author of several books, including FAITH, CHILDREN OF THE U.S.A., and others.

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Our Grandparents: A Global Album 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
rosesaurora on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
This was a really simple book that focuses on the universal aspects of grandparents. Although the pictures are of many different families from across the globe, the content is generalized to traits that most grandparents share--such as wanting to pass on knowledge, have fun with their grandchildren, and practice their specific cultural traditions. Definitely suitable for an ESL classroom or for teaching unity in a culturally diverse elementary setting.