Stories from Haiti for 11-14 years

Develop English skills by exploring Haiti's multiple stories.
Melissa Mervilus holding a picture of an earthquake proof house that she painted.

In January 2010, a devastating earthquake rocked Haiti's capital, Port-au-Prince. It was a story that made headline news around the world. But it's not the only story that Haiti has to tell.

Endorsed by the National Association for the Teaching of English, these resources enable pupils to develop their English skills by exploring some of Haiti's other stories, including its history and geography alongside stories from the people who live there. Pupils can participate in poetry analysis, role play, story gathering, storytelling, discussion and debate and finish by creating their own story of Haiti in a medium they choose.

This resource is also available for ages 7-11 here.


Stories from Haiti: Up to 2010

Stories from Haiti: 2011-2014

Extract from Kembe La

Stories from Haiti: A new story

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