Top 10 Books of Filipino Stories for Children

Abadeha: The Philippine Cinderella is the story of a girl who prays to the Spirit of the Forest for guidance to endure her unkind stepmother. This book is in English.

Philippine Story in English
Abadeha: Philippine Cinderella

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Bahay Kubo (Folk Song)

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Tagalog Alphabet For Kids

Filipino children learn the alphabet through the ABAKADA, which is the basic Tagalog alphabet with 20 letters. Today, the official Filipino alphabet has 28 letters because of the inclusion of letters from other Western alphabets, but Filipino children still begin their education by learning the basic Tagalog alphabet: a-ba-ka-da.
 

a (a) b (ba) k (ka) d (da) e (e) g (ga) h (ha) i (i) l (la) m (ma)

n (na) ng (nga) o (o) p (pa)  r (ra) s (sa) t (ta) u (u) w (wa) y (ya)

a, b, k, d, e, g, h, i, l, m, n, ng, o, p, r, s, t, u, w, y

a, ba, ka, da, e, ga, ha, i, la, ma, na, nga, o, pa, ra, sa, ta, u, wa, ya

 

a (a) b (ba) k (ka) d (da) e (e) g (ga) h (ha)
i (i) l (la) m (ma) n (na) ng (nga) o (o) p (pa)
r (ra) s (sa) t (ta) u (u) w (wa) y (ya)

a, b, k, d, e, g, h, i, l, m, n, ng, o, p, r, s, t, u, w, y

a, ba, ka, da, e, ga, ha, i, la, ma, na, nga, o, pa, ra, sa, ta, u, wa, ya

Talk to Filipino Children

The Tagalog words for ‘child’ are bata and anak.

The general Filipino word for ‘child’ (someone who is young) is bata, but in reference to someone’s child, the word anak is used.

Ang talino ng bata.
The child is smart.

Matalino ang anak ni Ana.
Ana’s child is smart.

Mahal ko ang anak ko.
I love my child.

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May Tatlong Bibe

Kantang Pambata…

May tatlong bibe akong nakita
Mataba, mapayat… mga bibe
Ngunit ang may pakpak sa likod ay iisa
Siya ang lider na nagsabi ng kwak kwak!
Kwak kwak kwak!
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Conversation Questions For Kids!

Anong ginagawa mo?
What are you doing?

Anong ginawa mo?
What did you do?

May binisita ka ba? 
Did you visit anyone?

May bumisita ba sa bahay ninyo?
Did someone visit your home?

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Do You Want to Build a Snowman? (Frozen)

Do You Want to Build a Snowman? (Frozen)

“Elsa?”

Gusto mong gumawa ng taong nyebe?
Tara, tayo ay maglaro
Di na kita ngayon nakikita
Lumabas ka na
nang di ako nag-iisa

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Games and Toys

Mga Laro at Laruan Para sa Mga Bata
Games and Toys for Children

laruan
toy

larô
game

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