Language : Haitian Creole
Yon sipriz pou Tikalèb
Fourth grade level
Author : Joseph Frantz Antoine
Illustrator : Marie Denise Douyon
Publisher : CCMS Books
This story book is developed for fourth grade level of reading. A young Haitian boy struggles to do well in school and make friends. His mother and the school teacher lose patience with him until a neighbor and his only school friend intervene.
The book includes reflection questions that encourage critical thinking. A proverb and bible verse help reinforce values of kindness and encouragement.
For use in schools, a teacher’s guide is included.
Keyword: Parish Twinning