Our books make the Swahili learning safari a wonderful experience for kids.
They are also a great way to spark the love for language diversity and inclusion.
With 100+ million speakers worldwide, you kids become a part of a language community. Let's learn Swahili together one word at a time!
What is the best way for your child to learn numbers? The fun, colorful way!
Guaranteed to make every child happy and leave them with a smile, this beautiful book enables children to learn to count to ten in Swahili.
Bright and cheery, this bilingual gem is great fun and showcases typical everyday African scenes as a starting point for children to learn.
Use this book to help your child gain basic math skills, including reading and writing Swahili numbers from 1 to 10.
What is Swahili for love?
Fun, vibrant characters help children to find out as they learn quick, bite-sized catchy Swahili phrases, growing their bilingual vocabulary.
A fun way to spark the love of language diversity and inclusion! Check it out now and watch your child's heart grow.
With gorgeous pictures this timely, inspiring book is simple in its message of expressing kindness to others. At the same time, introduce children to amazing Swahili proverbs.
Education starts with parents and the home is where the best conversations start between parents and children.
Swahili Children's Books to keep the little ones reading, thinking, and growing.
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Librarians, ‘Piki Piki Moja’ is a clever introduction to Swahil numbers and language diversity. Perfect to start a new generation on their journey to bilingualism.
Use this book to introduce your child to basic math skills and reading and writing numbers from 1 to 10.
This book introduces words starting with the letter 'M' with pictures to make learning to read Swahili interesting and engaging for kids.
Unlock the advantages to having a bilingual (or multilingual) brain for your children today.
Children will love the colourful photographs and wonderful word sounds in this Swahili children's book about colours.
Mtoto wako atakifurahia sana kitabu hiki cha picha chenye kufundisha majina ya rangi kwa kiswahili. Soma nae umsaidie mtoto wako aanze vyema safari isiyo na mwisho: elimu.
Elimu Haina Mwisho - Education has no end
Digitaldialects.com provides free online games for home and school use.
swahilikids.com gives access to free quality educational and culturally relevant Swahili learning materials
Akili and Me
Akiliandme.com introduces Akili, a curious 4-year-old who lives with her family at the foot of Mt. Kilimanjaro, in Tanzania. Kids sing with numbers, dance with letters, draw, play and learn bilingually with Akili and friends!
Ubongo.org is great! It develops edutainment and partnerships to transform the lives of African kids.
Omniglot.com provides a solid collection of useful phrases in Swahili for you to learn.
BBC Swahili Guide
BBC languages provides a great guide to Swahili with 10 facts, key phrases and the alphabet.
Wikitravel has a fantastic collection of words and phrases for travelers.
Swahili people facts for kids
Kids.kiddle.co provides a great outline of Swahili people for kids to learn.
Swahili Language and Culture
Glcom.com is a great website to get more acquainted with the Swahili language and culture.
Did we miss anything?
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Spoken by millions across Africa, Swahili is a beautiful language to learn. Check out these extra resources to help you on your journey to bilingualism.
Spoken by millions across Africa, Swahili is a fun and beautiful language to learn.
Our bilingual beginner books are designed to encourage children to read on their own, using simple words and illustrations that give clues to Swahili word meaning.
Use our titles to develop reading skills in both English and Swahili.
"To share Swahili simply with fun rhymes and meaningful bilingual children's books."
Whether you're teaching your child to be bilingual, or your child is a English language speaker working on learning Swahili (or vice versa), bilingual children's books are a great tool to add to your family's bookshelves.
As young bilingual parents our goal is to offer choice and make more Swahili bilingual books available on the market today — making it easier for families to enjoy reading aloud together and strengthening second-language acquisition through the introduction of new words and sounds.
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We imagine a world where children access excellent, contemporary Swahili content that educates, entertains and inspires.
We love help children thrive by nurturing the love of reading Swahili, simply.
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