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Papier-Mache for Kids

by Sheila McGraw
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback
  • age: 5 to 13
  • Grade: k to 8
tagged: sculpture, activity books

Step-by-step, easy instructions show how to make pigs, cats, masks, monsters and more. Eight great projects in all! Everyone has the basic ingredients for papier-mâché around the house - newspaper, flour and water - and everyone can do this creative, satisfying craft that allows you to build big, small, crazy and decorative sculpture.

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Hats

by Debbie Bailey, illustrated by Susan Huszar
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 1 to 3
  • Grade: p to 17
tagged: clothing & dress

This innovative series grew out of a desire to provide all children with the opportunity to see themselves within the books they are reading and to identify with the children and families they see. The diversity of today’s families is clearly captured. The simple text and engaging photographs explore the relationship between very young children a …

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Papier-Mache Today

by Sheila McGraw
edition: Paperback
  • age: 10 to 17
  • Grade: 5 to 12
tagged: sculpture, activity books

"This attractive, copiously illustrated, and easy to use how-to-do-it book touches all the bases." -- Kliatt

Out of print since 2007, Papier-Mâché Today is back in print for a new generation of crafters of all ages. Papier-mâché is an easy activity for children at home and a staple in school classrooms.

Papier-mâché is inexpensive, require …

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Children of the Yukon

by Ted Harrison
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 9
  • Grade: 1 to 4
tagged: polar regions, painting

Brilliant, colorful paintings depict children of the Yukon at work and play: snaring rabbits, feeding ravens, racing on snowshoes and hunting moose, panning for gold in famous Bonanza Creek, and exploring the ruins of Dawson City.

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A Prairie Boy's Summer

by William Kurelek
edition: Paperback
  • age: 10 to 100
  • Grade: 5 to 17
tagged: farm & ranch life, history

Summer on the prairies during the Depression years was not a vacation from school; it was hard work.

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A Prairie Boy's Winter

by William Kurelek
edition: Paperback
  • age: 10 to 100
  • Grade: 5 to 17
tagged: farm & ranch life, history

Since its first publication in 1973, this book has sold more than 250,000 copies in nine countries and it has won more awards than any other Canadian book.