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Living Paintings

For Every Child

Written by Caroline Castle

Suitable for: 7-11 years (Key stage 2), 11-14 years (Key stage 3)

Available braille grades: Grade 1, Grade 2

The UN Convention on the Rights of the Child in words and pictures featuring beautiful drawings by 14 international acclaimed illustrators. Foreward by Desmond Tutu. Published in association with UNICEF

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This book is called For Every Child. It's about the rights of children in words and pictures. It's published by UNICEF, the United Nations Children's Fund. Their message in this book is, "Whoever we are, wherever we live, these are the rights of every child under the sun and the moon and the stars."
On the front cover is a little boy and he's being cuddled and comforted by an older lady, I think it's his grandma. They're outside and it's raining very hard.
Rain sounds
Turn over the front cover to your first feely picture. (Short Pause) Trace it with both hands. (Short Pause) There are two children to feel, each is playing a musical instrument. The tall girl on the left is playing a glockenspiel.
GLOCKENSPIEL PLAYING

What's inside

  • A picture book with braille pages and raised tactile images.
  • Audio descriptions with music and sound effects in your chosen format of either CD or USB.
  • An ‘Articles for the Blind’ returns label for the free and convenient return of the box.

Touch to see image list

Children playing instruments
child growing out of a plant
boy painting & girl looking through telescope.
Scottish & Asian dancers

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