Kiddies Korner

recommended ages 5 to 12.

Trinidad & Tobago mapTrinidad & Tobago map
Trinidad & Tobago
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Island Facts

Trinidad & Tobago Coat of Arms
"together we aspire, together we achieve"

Port of Spain, Trinidad
Port of Spain, Trinidad

Scarborough Tobago
Scarborough Tobago

Trinidad & Tobago is known as:

  • land of the hummingbirds

  • land of the steelband and calypso

  • the birthplace of the limbo

  • home of the greatest festival on earth...Trinidad & Tobago Carnival
  • Trinidad....the main island

    Official Name
    Republic of Trinidad


    Citizen of Trinidad, Trinidadian(s)

    Official Language

    Total Population
    1.37 million

    Latitude 10 1/2N, Longitude 61 1/2 W

    Physical Area
    Measures 37 miles (80 km) by 50 miles (60 km)

    Total Area
    1864m2 (4828km2)

    Highest Point
    Along the Northern Coast Range 940m (3,085 feet)

    Tobago....the sister island

    Official Name
    Republic of Tobago


    Citizen of Tobago, Tobagonian(s)

    Official Language

    Total Population

    Latitude 11N, Longitude 60W

    Physical Area
    Measures 26 miles (42 km) by 7miles (10 km)

    Total Area
    116m2 (300km2)

    Highest Point
    Central Spine of Hills 549m (1,860 feet)

    Other Facts

    Trinidad and Tobago dollar (TT$)

    Time Zone
    EST +1; GMT -4

    Ethnic Divisions
    The people are comprised of about forty percent African, forty percent East Indian, and the remainder being of European, Chinese, or mixed descent.

    The average temperature is about 30C (89F).

    is separated from Venezuela by the straits of the Gulf of Paria which is seven (7) miles (11km)

    is separated from Tobago by the Caribbean Sea which is twenty-one (21) miles (33km).

    National Identity Section

    The list below art the National symbols of Trinidad and Tobago......
    click on the link to find out more about each special symbol that makes us unique.

    National Anthem

    National Flag

    Independence Pledge

    Coat of Arms

    National Birds

    National Flower

    Information on the National Symbols of Trinidad & Tobago
    courtesy of Alana Ochoa Trafford.

    Creole Section

    These are words, phrases and saying that are part of trini you know these words?

    Dahee - East Indian for yogurt.
    Girl Days Time spent playing hoop, jacks, hop-scotoch, jumping rope, dolly house.
    Picoplat - Small bird, kept for its whistling abilities.
    Sugar Cake Confectionery made from grated coconut, boiled in sugar with added food colouring.
    Trinbago - Trinidad & Tobago used to express unity and the single statehood of both islands.
    Yam 'Ground' provision. The fleshy, edible tuberous root of a genus (Dioscorea) of climbing tropical plants. A large variety of the sweet potato.

    courtesy Cote-Ci-Cote-La

    previous creole words

    Sports Section

    So which sport do you like to follow football, cricket, track and field...well test your sports trivia knowledge.

    Sports Section

    Island Scene Section

    Trinbago picture of the month!

    One of many coves in Tobago.

    One of many coves in Tobago.

    Kids Site of the Month

    Every two/three thee will be a kids site of the month!

    Corbin Local Wildlife

    Corbin Local Wildlife

    Emergency Number

    Print your own emergency directory to hang up on the fridge or in your room to reach family or the local authorities in case of emergency

    Trinidad & Tobago
    TnT (PDF Format)

    Canada & USA
    Can/USA (PDF Format)

    United Kingdom
    UK (PDF Format)

    note: Please ask a your parent or an older person to either print or download the form for you!!!

    Kiddies Brainbuster Quiz

    Brainbuster Quiz

    Kiddies Survey

    Free Vote Caster from Free Vote Caster from

    Past Survey

    Traditional Games

    A list and brief description of traditional games played in TnT.


    sports day

    Information tips/links for kids:

  • Camps
  • Child Abduction Tips
  • Childline Trinidad and Tobago
  • Dog safety tips for Kids
  • Examination Tips
  • Grade School Levels
  • Kidnapping Tips
  • Kids Life Newspaper (weekly children newspaper)
  • School Safety Tips & Guidelines
  • Trini Kids Corner
  • Water Safety Tips

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