My First Yiddish Word Book by Joni Sussman
Young readers age 3 to 10.
Introduce your kids to their mama loshen (mother tongue) and open the door to their cultural heritage! This book includes basic Yiddish vocabulary of more than 150 words for family members, objects in the home and school, colors and numbers. Each concept is presented with a bright picture, the Yiddish word, and the translation and transliteration. The once-thriving language, spoken by millions, is undergoing a revival. Kids and adults alike will enjoy learning to speak Yiddish with this modern learning tool.