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MY VIETNAM -Vietnamese children's book (Age 2-6)

MY VIETNAM -Vietnamese children's book (Age 2-6)

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“My Vietnam” belongs to the “Vietnamese children’s book” category, but it’s much more than just a book.  This toy book offers a contemporary and joyful medium for the little ones to learn about Vietnamese culture.  

DESCRIPTION

This Vietnamese children’s book take children on a tour to Vietnam to experience the unique sights, sounds and tastes the country: from the historic landmarks of the city to the idyllic rice paddies in the countryside, from the city hustle bustle with streams of motorbikes and the wet markets full of livestock, from wearing áo dài (the traditional dress) to enjoying phở and bánh mỳ, and cooking bánh chưng for Tết. They are accompanied by simple Vietnamese words on each page to help children bilingual with language learning.

The 15 pages of this Vietnamese children’s book includes puzzles, dress-up activities, Velcro activities, and many pretend-play piece:

  • Two historical landmarks from the two biggest cities in Vietnam: the Notre Dame Cathedral in Ho Chi Minh City, and the One Pillar Pagoda in Hanoi
  • Wet market scenes
  • Motorbikes – the most popular local transport
  • Idyllic countryside landscape with rice paddies, water buffalo, wet markets…
  • Traditional Vietnamese outfits: áo dài, áo tứ thân, etc.
  • National cuisines: phở, bánh mỳ, bánh chưng, bánh tét
  • The joyful & vibrant festivals that Vietnamese families love to celebrate: Trung Thu (Mid-autumn Festival) & Tết (Vietnamese Lunar New Year)

A WONDERFUL ADDITION TO YOUR VIETNAMESE CHILDREN’S BOOK COLLECTION

There are many ways to play with each page and many educational opportunities for kids to learn through play, whether alone or with an adult who can share with them the personal Vietnam memories and anecdotes!

While playing with the book, your child is also learning: 

  • Fine motor skills
  • Sensory explorations
  • Logical thinking and concept learning
  • Creativity and imagination
  • Sequencing and storytelling
  • Self-awareness, confidence and pride in her identity
  • Cultural awareness
  • Empathy, social and emotional skills

The book is lightweight and portable, making it an ideal choice to quiet time at home, in cars and airplane rides!

    This Vietnamese children’s book is a perfect gift for a Vietnamese child on any occasion: Christmas, Easter, birthday, Trung thu, Tết, etc. It’s an engaging, lighthearted and educational way to teach your children about their Vietnamese cultural heritage, especially if you are living outside the country.     

    For more quiet books about Asian culture, check out our Multicultural Children’s Books collection.


    PRODUCT DETAILS

    - Size: 20 x 20cm

    - Materials: Synthetic, eco-friendly felt certified for safety (in accordance with STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX®)

    This book is made under fair-trade conditions in Vietnam. As it is a handmade product, each book may vary slightly in color and tiny details.

    PERSONALIZATION

    You can customize this quiet book with a name on the cover! CLICK HERE to see some examples of personalized book cover, and view other details.

    SHIPPING & RETURN

    30 DAYS HAPPINESS GUARANTEED

    Within 30 days after you receive the order, If you are not happy with it, please send the items back to us and we will issue a refund, provided that the books are in original condition.

    More on shipping & return here.

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