Buri and the Marrow(eBook)

Buri and the Marrow(eBook)


Buri comes up with a cunning plan to outwit the hungry tiger and the greedy lion that want to eat her... but will the clever fox be fooled too?

This traditional Bengali folk-tale follows Buri through the forest as she tries to make it home in one piece. Henriette Barkow's rhythmical retelling with repetetive refrains makes 'Buri and the Marrow' perfect for reading aloud as a class. This adaptation also offers a starting point for introducing readers to folk-tales from around the world, and for exploring Indian culture.

Mantra Lingua's World Tales collection breathes new life into a selection of well-loved tales from around the world. Lively illustrations, delightful rhymes and ingenious twists mean that children and adults alike will love rediscovering these modern adaptations of classic stories. The titles in this collection have been specifically chosen to provide scope for exploring moral themes and topics relevant to K-5. For more advanced readers, this collection also serves as an excellent introduction to the story-telling tradition.

This ebook contains text and narration in both languages, making the stories ideal for those new to English, or wanting to learn a new language. There are follow-on activities including audio flash cards, matching pairs, label the parts, sequencing the story and a video questionnaire. An animated video of each story is provided in English.

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