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Brrmm! Let's Go! - Bilingual children's book about diversity in Arabic, Chinese, Czech, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Urdu, and more. Children's book that supports culturally responsive teaching.
A colorful exploration that takes children around the world to discover different modes of transportation that go "brrmm!"

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Brrmm! Let's Go! (Bilingual Diverse Children's Book) - Russian/English
Author: Julie Kingdon
Illustrator: Leo Broadley

Whether traveling by car, train, gondola or tuk-tuk, c
hildren in every part of the world love reading about different machines that go "brrmm!" This colorful story by Julie Kingdon takes us to far-off places like Russia, Egypt, China, and more! The "Our Lives, Our World" series celebrates diversity in children's lives around the world. Other titles in the series include Goal! Let's Play! and Yum! Let's Eat!



"Brrmm! Let's Go!", "Goal! Let's Play!", and "Yum! Let's Eat!", comprise the "Our Lives, Our World" series, which explores the rich diversity of children's lives and develops a worldwide perspective. Although the books are written and illustrated by different people, the series does have a cohesive style.

ach book introduces eleven children from eleven different countries, and every child is given a two page spread that introduces the child, and illustrates what the child is describing. The children are introduced with my names Charlie or Im Abeba, so the text repeats the introductory phrases that we all want our children to be familiar with.

The text goes on with simple sentences, which contain mostly commonly-used vocabulary (and some new vocabulary), such as Im Khaled. We eat couscous and lamb tagine when we visit Grandpa. Another example is My names James, I play tennis with my family every weekend.

Not surprisingly, "Brrmm! Lets Go!" focuses on vehicles (bicycle, helicopter, tuk-tuk) and action verbs (to ride, to fly), while "Goal! Lets Play!" introduces popular sports played in the country (ie, India cricket, and Switzerland skiing). "Yum! Lets Eat!" depicts favorite foods from around the world.

The United Kingdom, China and India are mentioned in all three books; otherwise there is a variety of countries represented, ranging from Ethiopia to Dubai to Norway. All three books contain a list of key words on the back inside cover of the book, and an appendix page with a picture of the children in the book and their country name and flag.

While each book in the series can be used independently, used together, they introduce an excellent range of basic vocabulary.
- Maureen Barlow Pugh, Culture Connection Newsletter.

Brrmmm! Let's Go! (Bilingual Children's Book)
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