Subtraction and Addition Songs for Preschoolers

Note: Please use these songs if you like them. Numbers can be substituted easily in both the subtraction and the addition songs. Your feedback will help me tremendously.  Thank you in advance.  Please send your comments via https://www.fmirza.com/contact/ or simply email me at fmirza@fmirza.com Subtraction Song 10 bats 10 bats take 1 away leaves 9 bats 9 bats yay, …

Update On My Writing Projects

Working on a school non-fiction supplementary reader series for grades K-8 about how skin color has evolved over millions of years.  The information I have used is based on the website of the Smithsonian Museum about ‘human origins’: http://humanorigins.si.edu/evidence/genetics/one-species-living-worldwide Other sources of information are the National Geographic, NASA, Britannica and FDA. Looking for interested publishers.

Heritage Food Book

I am so happy to announce that the Pakistan Heritage Cuisine book which I edited has won the Gormand 2018 Best Asian Cookbook award! http://www.cookbookfair.com/index.php/gourmand-awards/winners-2018 C08 – Asian – Published in Asia China – Japanese and Korean (CHLIP) 978751847355 Hong Kong – Korean Wife’s Secret Recipes, Minji Chae (We Press) Indonesia – 100 Best Foods …

Update on my writing projects

A story about children and ‘lying’ is complete. I have submitted it to a publisher. Waiting for a reply. The e-book, Zebi’s Dream, now with color illustrations is available at Amazon.com and Amazon.ca as well as at international Amazon sites. The main character is an under-privileged homeless girl who is determined to go to school …

Why Kids Lie

Many parents worry when their kids lie.  The issue is so widespread (and not just among children) and stressful for parents and kids that I started researching the topic.  I am now writing a story for 5-year-olds about the subject of ‘honesty and lies’.  Any input in the form of opinions or personal experiences would …

Heritage Food Book

Started writing and editing content for a Heritage Food Book.  Result is I think about food all the time! Nevertheless, enjoying the work: learning about foods, their history, stunning pictures of international cuisines, beautiful photos of places where the foods originated, how the food recipes travelled over time and countries where they have become integrated …

Story Ideas

I am considering writing my next story (non-fiction) about why people around the world have different skin color. Please share your thoughts regarding this topic. I would also welcome other ideas that you would like children to read about. Please send your comments via the ‘Contact’ page.