Africa Kids Book Club

APRIL BLOG- LEARNING HOW TO WRITE FOR KINDERGARTEN CHILDREN.

LEARNING HOW TO WRITE FOR CHILDREN IN KINDERGARTEN . Here are some pointers to look out for as children start learning how to write from the age of  3 to 6 years.  Keep in mind that all children are different therefore each milestone is unique to each child. Learning to write for 3 to 4 year […]

MARCH BLOG- WRITING SKILLS TIPS FOR KIDS

                                   WRITING SKILLS TIPS FOR KIDS The first two sessions of the year have been quite interesting. Their activities centered around one of our four pillars- Reading & Writing (the other three pillars are Creativity, Public Speaking, and STEM). […]

FEBRUARY BLOG – SOCIAL IMPACT PROJECTS

SOCIAL IMPACT PROJECTS Every project has an impact on the society whether it’s improving livelihoods, promoting education, eradicating hunger, promoting economic growth or delivering social change.  In 2019, Africa Kids Book Club through its founder initiated social impact projects with an aim of supporting schools and communities in the remote rural areas to access books […]

JANUARY BLOG-Embracing Kiswahili as our National language.

EMBRACING KISWAHILI AS OUR NATIONAL LANGUAGE. Happy New Year 2024. We start this year with gratitude to God for the success of 2023. Almost half of our members have moved up in their reading level and we are so proud of their achievements. I am encouraged by the rising number of children using our library […]

WHAT DOES YOUR CHILD KNOW ABOUT CHILDREN’S RIGHTS?

WHAT DOES YOUR CHILD KNOW ABOUT CHILDREN’S RIGHTS? As human beings we all want to live good and fulfilling lives. To assist us in bettering our lives is the idea of human rights.  Human rights are basically rights that we all have just for being alive. Some of these rights include:  However, everyone is supposed […]

How to help your child with public speaking skills

How to help your child with public speaking skills Public speaking is when you address people in a group setting. Reading out loud sentences, phrases, stories and book reports in a classroom is one of the exercises of public speaking  for children. Your child will encounter speaking in front of others sometime in their life. […]

Is Math hard or is it all about mindset? 

Is Math hard or is it all about mindset?   The most uninformed stereotype around Mathematics is that it is complex and that it can only be understood by the sharpest individuals. I believe otherwise. Mathematics and all other complex topics are all about mindset. For instance, think Mathematics as a Sea Monster. If you […]

HOW TO SAFEGUARD YOUR SAFETY ONLINE:   A CHILD’S GUIDE

HOW TO SAFEGUARD YOUR SAFETY ONLINE A CHILD’S GUIDE The internet has become a common tool for us to use nowadays especially after the Covid-19 Pandemic. We can use the internet for many things including playing online games like Scrabble, doing school research, doing homework and sometimes even attending classes using platforms such as Zoom.  […]

Household chores are more than just boring tasks.

Household chores are usually tasks that need to be done regularly around the house. From keeping areas tidy and clean, to grocery shopping, cooking food, gardening etc. A lot of times it may seem easier and perhaps faster to allow adults to do them. However, involving children in these tasks from a young age can […]

Finding solace in reading

  I joined the Africa Kids Book Club team at the Nanyuki office in March 2022 as an intern . Little did I know that this book club experience would teach a lot in the long run. By committing to nurturing a reading culture in children, the book club has  given me a platform not […]