Afro-Bets, First Book about Africa: An Introduction for Young Readers
|Rating||:||4.83 (861 Votes)|
|Number of Pages||:||31 Pages|
The use of a storyteller to relay factual information is an interesting approach, and the Afro-Bets kids project positive images. --Jeanette Lambert, LaVega School, Waco, TXCopyright 1990 Cahners Business Information, Inc.. He also discusses the people, land features, animals, arts, and culture of the continent. From School Library JournalGr 2-5-- The Afro-Bets kids are a group of six black elementary-aged classmates. As a resource for reports and background reading, this book gives a very basic overview. The illustrations are a mixture of full-color and black-and-white photographs and drawings; occasionally, the inclusion of the Afro-Bets kids on the same page with the other illustrations is distracting. A book that could be read aloud in story hours and that is easy enough for elementary-grade readers. Amegashie, referred to as the storyteller, weaves the rich history and geography of Africa into
A Customer said Afro-Bets do excellent job. This book was purchased for my 8 year old daughter as a Black History month present. She has read the entire book and has as enjoyed looking at the pictures. It held her attendtion and got her more interested in Africa--which made me extremely happy. The way the book was layed out allowed her to get a better understanding of what was going on. Using ac. Alan Dunkley said "Afro- Bets: First Book About AFRICA" Is a necessity. "Afro- Bets: First Book About AFRICA" Is a necessity to the study of the African Diaspora in history for all children. Africa, "The cradle of civilization," has a long rich history. It is an essential and enjoyable medium as a foundation in teaching and learning Black History. WE DID NOT START AS SLAVES!!!! "AFRICAN HISTORY IS WORLD HISTORY.". "Five Stars" according to Lee. Great quality. I'm very happy with my book.
Amegashie, as he introduces them to Africa's rich history.The Afro-Bets Kids: Langston, Nandi, Glo, Stef, Tura, and Robo are together again. This third book in the series, originally published by Just Us Books, includes the inquisitive Afro-Bets Kids and their teacher, Mr. From learning about the early tribes of Eygpt to the rolling hills of Africa's natural beauty, here comes a complete and perfect introduction to this vast continent.. Amageshie, shares with them. This time they explore the continent of Africa as they listen to stories their teacher, Mr