Book Creator


by Zynab Pisheh


Twinkle Twinkle Melodies
By Min
Min's "Why"
Min’s “why” of learning engages her love of music, connecting with her family and multilingual background through "Twinkle Twinkle Little Star".
My favorite lullaby ,Twinkle Twinkle Little Star, is a sweet melody my parents sang to me in Cantonese since I was a baby.
Min's "What"
Min's "what" of learning: To master the song "Twinkle Twinkle Little Star" in three languages — Cantonese, Mandarin, and English.
Twinkle Twinkle Little Star can be played in many languages. Like in Cantonese, Manderin, and English!

  • Twinkle Twinkle little Star in English
  • Twinkle Twinkle little star in Mandarin is 小星星 (Xiǎo Xīng Xīng)
  • Twinkle Twinkle little star in Cantonese is 閃閃小星星 (Sim Sim Siu Sing Sing)

Min's "How"
Min’s “How” of learning: Use the translated Twinkle Twinkle Little Star lyrics to make a video. Pair Min with a classmate that speaks Cantonese, Mandarin, and English. Collaborate on iPad to record themselves singing Twinkle Twinkle Little Star. Upload it to Book Creator and share with the multilingual class.