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Bongani's Day: From Dawn to Dusk in a South African City

Bongani s Day From Dawn to Dusk in a South African City None

  • Title: Bongani's Day: From Dawn to Dusk in a South African City
  • Author: Gisele Wulfsohn
  • ISBN: 9781845079949
  • Page: 225
  • Format: Paperback
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      Published :2018-06-25T14:28:31+00:00

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    1. Bongani’s Day is a post-apartheid South African picture book that follows a little boy’s day from dawn to dusk in a South African city. The story has details about Bongani’s school day, extra-curricular activities, home life, and his family. It also includes some background information about South Africa and introduces students to a handful of South African words.This book is most appropriate for children ages 5-8 and deals with themes such as everyday life and family. While the story take [...]

    2. This is an information text that focuses on the life of a young boy, Bongani, who lives in South Africa. We learn about a typical weekday in the life of Bongani – however there is a slight underlying narrative as we also learn that Bongani is living with his aunt and uncle in South Africa. He was born in Lesotho (an independent country within South African Borders). As the story progresses we read about a typical day at school, his extra-curricular activities and the sorts of things he gets up [...]

    3. I really enjoy these "Child's Day" books for discussing with my 6yo the similarities and differences between her life in the United States and the lives of the children depicted in the stories. Because these books use photographs to show the daily life of a particular child, there's a lot to discuss beyond the words. I have also paired this book with Nii Kwei's Day: From Dusk until Dawn in a Ghanaian City along with Africa Is Not a Country to teach about the diversity of lives and cultures withi [...]

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