Dr. Suess One Fish Two Fish read in Jamaica Patois
Teach yourself Jamaican patois/patwa with children stories. Listen to this booking reading of "Dr. Seuss One Fish Two Fish" by Dr. Seuss read in Jamaican patois/patwa.
The Jamaican National Anthem: "Jamaica, Land We Love"
The Jamaican National Anthem is "Jamaica, Land We Love" . All persons should stand at attention, (i.e., heels together) at the playing of the National Anthem and men should remove their hats. Singing of the National Anthem should form part of the ceremony of raising and lowering of the flag at the beginning and end of term in schools and at Independence celebrations.
Photos from Christmas in Jamaica
What does Christmas in Jamaica look like. Here are a few photos from Linda Lowe of the Christmas in Jamaica. Check it out today.
Traditional Jamaican Happy Birthday Song - Video and Lyrics
Some birthday traditions in Jamaica are very similar to what you will find in the rest of the world; birthday candles, birthday cake and games. In Jamaica however we have a special Birthday Song. For many Jamaicans growing in Jamaica this song would be sung at a birthday party. Here is the traditional Jamaican Happy Birthday song made popular by Miss Lou on her show "Ring Ding". We have provided the lyrics in English and Patois/Patwa. Enjoy!!!
Children stories read in Jamaican patois/patwa
Teach yourself Jamaican patois/patwa with children stories. Listen and watch the videos of children's stories, including Dr Suess, read in Jamaican Patois.
Children in Jamaica
Here you will learn something about school life in Jamaica and how Jamaican children spend their time. "Yah Man" (Don't say "Mon" to a Jamaican) are you ready for a trip to Jamaica. In our "Kids Guide" you can learn about Jamaica - it's people, landscape, children, food, and language.
Regions in Jamaica
We have added a resource in our "Kids Guide to Jamaica". Learn about the counties, parishes and different regions of Jamaica.