Breakthrough to Literacy
Mother-tongue literacy course for the first three years of schooling
Breakthrough to Literacy (BLT) is a literacy programme developed by the Schools' Council in the UK and adapted by the Molteno Project for African Schools and Local Languages. Mfuwe is in Eastern Zambia and Cinyanja (Nyanga) is the language spoken at home. BLT books are published by Longman South Africa and are available from Longman in Lusaka.
The Breakthrough to Literacy Program's characteristics are:
These books are part of the Zambian Educational system and cost $3.95 each.
A class of 50 children would need a kit comprising:
A kit of this size would cost (to be announced)
If you would like to donate a full literacy kit please email Project Luangwa or click here.
Find out more about this programme from the publisher.