Book Review: Bestiary

Bestiary Written by Christopher Masters 256 pages Published by Thames & Hudson in collaboration with the British Museum Publication date: 16th October 2018 Summary (from Goodreads): Drawing on the world-leading scholarship and vast collections of the British Museum, Bestiary is a wonderful visual, thematic exploration of animals—real, surreal, and imaginary—as depicted on beautiful ritual objects…

Book Review: Turtle Island

Turtle Island: The Story of North America’s First People By Eldon Yellowhorn and Kathy Lowinger Published by Annick Press 120 pages Publication Date: 12th September 2017 Age range: 12 + independently, could be used earlier as teaching aid Summary (from Goodreads): Unlike most books that chronicle the history of Native peoples beginning with the arrival…

Multilingual flashcard: Fossil

Fossil in 10 languages with another multilingual flashcard. How is your language learning journey going? Fossil comes from the Latin ‘fossilis’ meaning ‘obtained by digging’ and are the preserved remains or traces of animals or plants. I still remember learning that most fossils are actually made by minerals hardening in a cavity left by an…