Educational resources for children, and more
Discover ZimbOriginal's ever-growing library, with educational resources for FAREME, Heritage – Social Studies, and more, including a repository of over 100 bilingual children's stories.
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Resources to support learning, including over 100 engaging and exciting well-illustrated children's fiction stories told in both English and ChiShona
Why you'll love ZimbOriginal
Ever-growing digital library with resources for FAREME, Shona, Heritage - Social Studies, and more
Quality bilingual stories
Digital library with quality well-illustrated children's fiction stories told in both ChiShona and English
Education to overcome prejudice and indifference against indigenous and traditional cultural practices
Bilingual children's fiction stories with ChiShona vocabulary and grammar quizzes for each story
Bilingual children's fiction stories with 5 different reading levels based on reading development, rather than age
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Unlimited access to online resources, for use on demand.
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Nurture a love for reading, and empower young learners to keep questioning, keep learning, and keep growing
Who is ZimbOriginal for?
A Zimbabwean Learner looking for storybooks and researching heritage and culture related topics
A Parent of Zimbabwean children encouraging reading and cultural awareness
An Educator in Zimbabwe teaching and promoting reading and cultural awareness
The Zimbabwean Diaspora who cherish their heritage
A Foreigner keen on engaging with all that has helped shape Zimbabweans' way of life
Just You interested in languages, culture, customs, and traditions indigenous to Zimbabwe