I Lost My Tooth in Africa
Children’s Book Review: I Lost My Tooth in Africa
A review of the book I Lost My Tooth in Africa from Publishers Weekly.
I Lost My Tooth in Africa | Multicultural Children’s Literature
An overview of the book, as well as literary elements and reviews.
A short biography of the author Penda Diakite from her website.
Penda Diakite Interview - YouTube
A 20 minute video interview with author Penda Diakite about her multiple works, including I Lost My Tooth in Africa.
About Wagué | Baba Wague Diakite
A biography about the illustrator Baba Wague Diakite from his website.
Tooth Traditions - Affiliated Dentists, S.C.
An article about different loose tooth traditions of various countries around the world.
Mali - Our Africa
A page full of information about Mali’s culture, cuisine, and more.
Mali People and Culture
A brief article about Mali’s culture, language, religion, traditions, and more.
Culture of Mali
An extensive article about Mali’s culture, history, etiquette, and more.
Customs & Traditions - Mali Africa
Fast facts about Mali customs and traditions.
Mali: Recipes and Cuisine | Whats4eats
An article about Mali’s cuisine, as well as various recipes.
Africa > West > Mali
Photos and descriptions of various Malian foods.
Geography for Kids: Mali
Information about Mali’s geography, history, and people, as well as a map.
Geography & Wildlife - Mali - Our Africa
An article about Mali’s geography.
Pictures of Mali
A photo gallery of various sceneries in Mali.
Bamako, Mali (11th Century --)
An article about the history of Bamako, Mali.
Bamako - Wikipedia
An article about Bamako’s history, geography, climate, and more.
History & Politics - Mali - Our Africa
A brief article about the history and politics of Mali.
Languages of Mali - Wikipedia
A Wikipedia article about the many languages of Mali.
An article about Bambara’s alphabet and pronounciation.
Bambara phrasebook - Wikitravel
A pronunciation guide and phrasebook for the Bambara language.
African Drumming & Dance | African Drumming Academy
An article about Malian drumming and dancing.
African Dance: MALI West African Dance
A YouTube video of dancers chanting traditional songs and performing traditional choreography.
Traditional Music Mali - YouTube
A 1 minute clip of traditional Malian music.
The Music of Mali: 10 Songs You Must Hear
A list of 10 Malian songs, as well as their associate music videos.
Mali’s magical music | Music | The Guardian
An article about music in Mali.
Wildlife of Mali - Wikipedia
A Wikipedia article about the wildlife in Mali.
Animals in Mali
An article about the animals found in Mali.
I Lost My Tooth in Africa
A lesson plan for the book from Reading Rainbow.
I Lost My Tooth in Africa - narrative
A teaching activity for I Lost My Tooth in Africa.