Five Questions with Myriam Chery

Five Questions with Myriam Chery

One of the most beautiful things about publishing  picture books is the fact that authors rely on illustrators to compliment and elevate their words through pictures. Illustrators take storytelling to another level.  We’re going to learn more about the illustrating...
Sorting ABCs

Sorting ABCs

This ABC sorting activity is a great mix of a matching and reading exercise. The best part is that it’s an interactive activity. What you need: Print out a list of the African 54 countries Cut out each individual country Use shipping tape to laminate front and back...
Six Questions with Diseph Ruth Otto

Six Questions with Diseph Ruth Otto

Have you ever wondered what steps authors take prior to writing a book? This week we sat down (virtually) with Diseph Ruth Otto, one of our authors, to get a few questions answered.  Diseph Ruth Otto is the author of the upcoming Pamima’s Journal book series. Her...
Africa in color: Art activity

Africa in color: Art activity

You cannot go wrong with watercolor activities. And what better simple way to introduce reading and geography. If you have a messy artist like mine, I highly recommend getting a smock. For this activity you’ll need; Map of Africa- get image here ( I like this one...
Welcome to Global Kidz House!

Welcome to Global Kidz House!

“I’m no longer accepting the things I cannot change; I’m changing the things I cannot accept.” – Angela Davis I love collecting quotes so much that I have a “quotes collection” inside of my many saved Instagram finds. Nearly two years ago, a good friend shared the...