Little Polyglot Adventures Series (Vol. 2): A Wild Day at the Zoo / Tegg'anernarqellria Erneq Ungungssirvigmi - Bilingual English and Yup'ik Children's Picture Book
This is the second book in the Little Polyglot Adventures series and is the sequel to the multi-award-winning Vol 1: Dylan's Birthday Present / Dylan-am Cikiutaa Anutiillrani.
This is the bilingual English - Yup'ik version of this book, which is also available in several other languages, in both bilingual and monolingual editions.
Summary in English:
The city zoo is holding a very special event. Today, guests can bring their own pets to the zoo Of course, all city residents want to join in on the fun. Dylan and Isabella, the little polyglot siblings, see this as a great opportunity for Kiki, Dylan's pet chicken, to meet her animal friends. However, things get a bit out of control when Kiki is left unattended. In this fun and colorful story, children will learn about the importance of thinking outside the box and using their imagination and creativity to solve difficult problems.
While reading this book, kids will learn six new words in different languages and feel like little polyglots themselves
If you are looking for a children's book that will help your child see the value in speaking other languages, in being multicultural, and that will get them excited about learning languages, this book is a great choice.
♥ If you like this book, don't forget to check out Vol. 1 in this series, as well as the coloring book companion (sold separately) to this book. ♥
Summary in Yup'ik (Yugtun):
Nunarpiim ungungssirvia pillerkiurtuq allarrarmek caangssirkamek. Ernerpak, yuut taicugngaut qunguturameggnek ungungssirvigmun. Pinritevkenateng-llu, tamakut nunalgutkellriit tamarmeng ilagaucugtut anglanarqellriamun. Dylan-aq Isabella-q-llu, qaneryaraliyagalgek anelgutkellriik, tangrraak man'a piunarqucirpauluku Kiki-mun, Dylan-am kuulicaaq qunguturaa, ungungssillgutni caumallerkaitnun. Taugken-am, Kiki-q cumikumanritqallrani, cat arenqialluga'artut. Wani anglanarqellriami tangssunarqellriami-llu qanemcimi, mikelnguut elicugngaut umyuarturiyaram ilarriinek arenqiallugutet kitugillerkaitnun.