African Storybook update – 91 books have been translated into French

The African Storybook Project is one of the most amazing Literacy websites with its wide range of stories from Grades 1-3 learners in a multitude of African languages. These stories found at www.african storybook.org each with beautiful illustrations, can be read online or they can be downloaded as PDFs and made into books. They use the Creative Commons licensing which enables the books to be free to use and adapt if so desired.

This month the African Storybook project is celebrating its French translations! Ninety-one ASP storybooks have been translated into this important language of wider communication in Africa, and they’ll be adding more soon. They give particular thanks to Translators without Borders volunteers for contributing most of these translations.

Here is a small selection of the African Storybook Project’s French storybooks.

http://www.saide.org.za/resources/newsletters/ASP/20150916NF/Images/Kalabushe.png Kalabushe, the talkative

Kalabushe, la bavarde

http://www.saide.org.za/resources/newsletters/ASP/20150916NF/Images/monkey7.png Monkey and the hunter’s wife

Maman Singe et la femme du chasseur

http://www.saide.org.za/resources/newsletters/ASP/20150916NF/Images/counting%20animals.png Counting animals

Compter les animaux

http://www.saide.org.za/resources/newsletters/ASP/20150916NF/Images/norahpg1_0.png Girl called Norah

La fille du nom de Norah

http://www.saide.org.za/resources/newsletters/ASP/20150916NF/Images/louse-p5.png Crushed louse

Le pou écrasé

http://www.saide.org.za/resources/newsletters/ASP/20150916NF/Images/Jaaka.jpg Jaaka the fisherman

Jaaka le pêcheur

http://www.saide.org.za/resources/newsletters/ASP/20150916NF/Images/goat%20dog%20cow.jpg Goat, Dog and Cow

La chèvre, le chien et la vache

http://www.saide.org.za/resources/newsletters/ASP/20150916NF/Images/pampam-02.jpg Pam-Pam bird

L’oiseau Pam-Pam

http://www.saide.org.za/resources/newsletters/ASP/20150916NF/Images/rabbit%20under.jpg Rabbit under the tree

Le lapin sous un arbre

 

 

 

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