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Jigging for Halibut With Tsinii

by Sara Florence Davidson & Aldona Jonaitis, illustrated by Janine Gibbons
edition: eBook
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 2 to 5
tagged: native canadian, multigenerational, school & education, camping & outdoor activities

Based on Haida artist Robert Davidson's own experiences with Tsinii (his grandfather), this beautiful story highlights intergenerational knowledge and authentic learning experiences.

Off the northern tip of Haida Gwaii, a boy goes fishing with his tsinii, his grandfather. As they watch the weather, jig for halibut, and row with the tides, there’s …

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The Ice Chips and the Grizzly Escape

by Roy MacGregor & Kerry MacGregor, illustrated by Kim Smith
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook Hardcover
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: hockey, time travel, environment
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The Ice Chips Book #7

by Roy MacGregor & Kerry MacGregor, illustrated by Kim Smith
edition: eBook
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: hockey, time travel, friendship
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Brady Brady et le père Noël

by Mary Shaw, illustrated by Chuck Temple
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: hockey, friendship, christmas & advent
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Two at the Top

A Shared Dream of Everest

by Uma Krishnaswami, illustrated by Christopher Corr
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: environment, asia

Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hillary each tell their story, culminating in their thrilling ascent of Mount Everest.

Tenzing Norgay grew up in Nepal, herding yaks in the shadow of Chomolungma, the mountain also known as Everest. He has always dreamed of climbing to the top. He becomes a guide, leading treks through the Himalayas, and finally attempts th …

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Great Too

by Lauri Holomis & Glen Gretzky, illustrated by Kevin Sylvester
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: hockey, values & virtues, new experience

This follow-up to the bestselling picture book, Great, focuses on building confidence and learning how to focus on the game, featuring hockey great Wayne Gretzky and his dad, Coach Wally.

Taylor and Wayne, The Great One, have been working with Coach Wally on their Perfect Play: Taylor fakes a shot and Wayne gets open -- pass; shoot; GOAL! And now th …

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The Yoga Game

by Kathy Beliveau, illustrated by Farida Zaman
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback Paperback
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: yoga, imagination & play, stories in verse

A fun riddle book introducing young children to the healthy practice of yoga.

The Yoga Game invites children of all ages to play with the words, guess the riddles and enjoy an actual yoga practice, while introducing the concepts of balance, breath and focus. Entertaining rhymes, enchanting riddles and vibrant illustrations create a rich, multi-layer …

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Frisson l'écureuil en camping

illustrated by Mélanie Watt
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: squirrels, humorous stories, camping & outdoor activities

 

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Frisson ne va jamais camper. Ça le rend trop anxieux. Il préfère installer une nouvelle télé afin d'écouter une émission de camping en restant assis confortablement. Mais le problème, c'est qu'il doit la brancher. Atteindre une prise de courant exige beaucoup d'entraînement et une grande maîtrise des tec …

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Ice Chips 1-4 paperback box set

Ice Chips and the Magical Rink; Ice Chips and the Haunted Hurricane; Ice Chips and the Invisible Puck; Ice Chips and the Stolen Puck

by Roy MacGregor & Kerry MacGregor, illustrated by Kim Smith
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: hockey, time travel

If you could travel through time, who would you want to meet?

This boxed set brings together the first four titles in the beloved and bestselling Ice Chips series, by acclaimed authors Roy MacGregor and Kerry MacGregor and illustrator Kim Smith. The books feature a vibrant and inclusive cast of characters and inspiring hockey greats.

Including The Ic …

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