What is La boîte de Charlie?La boîte de Charlie is THE educational and fun toolbox to promote the French language and its culture among bilingual families from here and abroad: series of bilingual books for kids aged 4 to 7 (French-English), games, creative workshops.
They will be able to follow Charlie, a bilingual little girl, through the History of France and its regions.
All our books have small stories written in French. An English translation is also available at the bottom of each page.
Some key words are in different colors so they can be identified more quickly. The translation and the phonetics will facilitate the understanding and the pronunciation for the families.
Our « Cherche et trouve » game (Seek and find) will keep the kids entertained and make the experience funnier.
« Charlie au secours de la Tour Eiffel » is the first volume of the series. The content is meant to be amusing and interactive. The readers will enjoy discovering stories about the construction of the Eiffel Tower while immersing themselves in the French language.
Who is Charlie ?
Charlie is an intrepid 6-year-old girl.
She and her expatriate parents are moving to Paris. Her mother is English and her father is French.
Charlie discovers her new bedroom and finds a strange object: a crown.
She puts it on her beautiful curry head. She immediately finds herself in different periods of the French History.