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The Wolf Mother

by Hetxw’ms Gyetxw Brett D. Huson, illustrated by Natasha Donovan
edition: Hardcover
also available: eBook
  • age: 9 to 11
  • Grade: 4 to 6
tagged: native canadian, seasons, wolves & coyotes, recycling & green living, environmental science & ecosystems

Follow along as award-winning author Hetxw’ms Gyetxw (Brett D. Huson) introduces young readers to a pack of grey wolves. New pups have just begun to open their eyes, one of which is a striking black female. Every day, her ears grow larger, her eyesight gets sharper, and her legs stretch farther. As she learns to hunt, play, and run with her pack, …

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Shape Up, Construction Trucks!

by Victoria Allenby
edition: Hardcover
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 2 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: size & shape, cars & trucks, geometry

Dump Truck, Dump Truck
Coming through!
I spy a triangle—how about you?

It's no secret that toddlers of any gender love big vehicles. Shape Up, Construction Trucks! uses rhyming verse and bright photographs to celebrate this enthusiasm in a unique take on conceptual shape books. Each spread highlights geometric shapes hiding in plain sight on e …

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Apprendre avec Scholastic : Mon premier petit livre : Les mots français-anglais

by Scholastic Canada Ltd.
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 0
  • Grade: p to 12
tagged: beginner, words (see also headings under language arts)

 

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À la ferme, en voyage ou en habillant votre enfant, il y a toujours une bonne occasion d’apprendre! À l’aide de Mon premier petit livre : Les mots français-anglais! faites découvrir à votre tout-petit ses premiers mots en français et en anglais tout en s’amusant! Des images en couleurs et des légendes …

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French-English Words (My First Canadian)

text by Scholastic Canada Ltd.
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 1 to 4
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: vocabulary & spelling, french, words (see also headings under language arts)

 

Get a jump start on a second language!

 

 

Specially created for young learners, this fresh, eye-catching board book is the perfect way to introduce first concepts to preschoolers in Canada’s two official languages.

The My First Canadian board books feature a bright, cheerful combination of photography and illustrations and are specially developed …

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Meg and Greg: The Bake Sale

by Elspeth Rae & Rowena Rae, illustrated by Elisa Gutiérrez
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: beginner, word games, vocabulary & spelling, sounds, words (see also headings under language arts)

Four phonics stories specially designed to help children of all abilities overcome language-based learning difficulties.

Meg and Greg are off on a series of summer adventures around their neighborhood, along with some four-legged companions. The two friends pull off a bake sale despite back-to-back disasters in the preparations, save the day for Gre …

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Do Frogs Drink Hot Chocolate?

How Animals Keep Warm

by Etta Kaner, illustrated by John Martz
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: k to 4
tagged: zoology, biology, seasons

A best-selling and fun, factual, interactive exploration of how animals keep warm in cold weather, for ages 4 to 8

 

When winter arrives, animals living in cold environments need to cope to survive. Do polar bears build homes? Do penguins snuggle with a friend? Yes! But their homes aren’t made of wood, and they don’t cuddle on a couch. Instead, t …

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Listen Up! Train Song

by Victoria Allenby
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 2 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: sounds, railroads & trains

Where do the trains go?
There and back.
Let's sing a train song
All down the track.

Toddlers love trains and the noises they make. Listen Up! Train Song uses repeating verse and bright photographs to match this enthusiasm with a unique take on the conceptual sound book that is perfect for reading aloud. Each spread uses onomatopoeia to highligh …

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My First 100 Weather Words

by Chris Ferrie, illustrated by Lindsay Dale-Scott
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 0
  • Grade: p
tagged: words (see also headings under language arts)

Teach youngsters their first 100 words about weather around the world with this bright and adorable board book!

From the #1 bestselling science author for kids comes a simple and colorful introduction to the first weather words every baby should know. With 100 engaging illustrations to look at and talk about, this is the perfect tool for your buddin …

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My First 100 Dinosaur Words

by Chris Ferrie, illustrated by Lindsay Dale-Scott
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 0
  • Grade: p
tagged: words (see also headings under language arts)

Discover amazing prehistoric animals and expand vocabulary with this bright and adorable dinosaur board book!

From the #1 bestselling science author for kids comes a simple and engaging introduction to the first dinosaur words every baby should know. With 100 colorful illustrations to look at and talk about, this is the perfect tool for your budding …

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