KENYA: Discovering Kenya Bundle

KENYA: Discovering Kenya Bundle
KENYA: Discovering Kenya Bundle
KENYA: Discovering Kenya Bundle
KENYA: Discovering Kenya Bundle
KENYA: Discovering Kenya Bundle
KENYA: Discovering Kenya Bundle
KENYA: Discovering Kenya Bundle
KENYA: Discovering Kenya Bundle
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Enrich your study of Kenya—and save 20%— with the Discovering Kenya Bundle, which includes an introductory book, poster, and six multicultural activities highlighting reading strategies, mapping, and critical thinking.

Resources Included:

  • Snapshots of Kenya introduces the location, national flag, cultural symbols, and landmarks of Kenya, along with common Swahili phrases.
  • The colorful 11 x 17 inch poster, Symbols of Kenya, illustrates six cultural symbols.
  • The Big Five uses a matching pictures and clues format to highlight five iconic Kenya animals.
  • The Lion King coloring page contains fun facts about The Lion King movie, which was based on Kenyan animals and culture.
  • The Maasai People features the culture of one of Africa’s most famous native tribes.
  • Mapping Kenya builds critical thinking skills as children use map clues to complete a crossword puzzle.
  • Unique Birds of Africa targets reading strategies and focuses on three unusual African birds.

Swahili Vocabulary Words: (includes phonetic pronunciations)

asante/thank you, fafadhali/please, faida/goodbye, hapana/no,jambo/hello, harambee, ndiyo/yes, rafiki/friend, simba/lion

Additional Vocabulary Words and Phrases:

acacia, Africa, fierce, flamingo, Great Rift Valley, heron, lilac, Maasai, Mombasa, native, nomadic, savanna, Swahili, trench, tusk, Zebu

Targeted Skills:

  • Promoting respect and appreciation for cultural differences
  • Identifying important landmarks and traditions of Kenya
  • Identifying native animals of Kenya
  • Using a map to gather information
  • Introducing the Swahili language
  • Critical thinking skills of comparing, contrasting, and analysis
  • Building content-area literacy in social studies
  • Reading fluency and comprehension

Sample Pages: Please see the preview for sample pages from the book and activity pages.

Technical Info: The resources are in PDF format, combined into a single zip file, and illustrated with original, high-resolution images and/or photographs.


Bundle and Save: These resources are also included—at a savings of 25%— in the Exploring the Culture of Kenya Bundle which also contains two beginning Swahili language books.

Related Resources:

Biomes of the World: Grasslands

Kenya: Snapshots of Kenya

Kwanzaa: Colorful Kwanzaa Book and Activity Pack

Swahili: Learn to Count in Swahili

Swahili: Our Colorful World in Swahili

Countries Currently Available in the Discovering World Countries series:

Australia, Brazil, China, Ecuador, France, Ghana, India, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Mexico, United States


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