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Things in the Kitchen

Inuinnaqtun Edition

by Inhabit Education, illustrated by Ali Hinch
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback Paperback
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: beginner, daily activities, cooking & food

What do you see in the kitchen? This book features common objects found in a kitchen.

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Country Food

Inuinnaqtun Edition

by Inhabit Education, illustrated by Aija Aiofe Komangapik
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback Paperback
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: beginner, cooking & food, diet & nutrition

Learn about the country foods people eat in the North. This book features different kinds of food people get from the land and sea in Nunavut, such as caribou and maktaaq.

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Things in the Classroom

Inuinnaqtun Edition

by Inhabit Education, illustrated by Ali Hinch
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback Paperback
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: beginner, daily activities, school & education

What do you see in your classroom? This book features common items found in a classroom, such as a chair and a desk. Illustrations guide children to practise reading the single word on each page.

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Trip to the Playground

Inuinnaqtun Edition

by Inhabit Education
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: k
tagged: sounds, daily activities

This wordless sequence book features a boy going to the playground, trying out all the different equipment and going home very tired!

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We Move Together

by Kelly Fritsch & Anne McGuire, illustrated by Eduardo Trejos
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 6 to 9
  • Grade: 1 to 4
tagged: physical impairments

A bold and colorful exploration of all the ways that people navigate through the spaces around them and a celebration of the relationships we build along the way.We Move Together follows a mixed-ability group of kids as they creatively negotiate everyday barriers and find joy and connection in disability culture and community. A perfect tool for fa …

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Snooze-O-Rama

The Strange Ways That Animals Sleep

by Maria Birmingham, illustrated by Kyle Reed
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 5
tagged: daily activities, zoology, bedtime & dreams

Discover the strange – and sometimes familiar – ways animals settle down for bed
While you brush your teeth and turn out the light, animals all over the world are getting ready for bed in their own unique ways. Otters snuggle under seaweed blankets, plump walruses use their throat pouches as pillows, and just like putting on pajamas, parrotfi …

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Sky of Bombs, Sky of Stars

A Vietnamese War Orphan Finds Home

by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch
edition: eBook
also available: Paperback
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: military & wars, asia, adoption, special needs, diseases, illnesses & injuries, non-classifiable

A beautiful omnibus edition of the award-winning biographies Last Airlift: A Vietnamese Orphan’s Rescue from War and One Step at a Time: A Vietnamese Child Finds Her Way

Tuyet remembers little about life before the Saigon orphanage, before polio left her limping and in constant pain, before the war made it too dangerous to stand under the bomb-fil …

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La Pauvreté

by Jillian Roberts & Jaime Casap, illustrated by Jane Heinrichs, translated by Olivier Bilodeau
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: safety, homelessness & poverty

Ce qui se passe à l’extérieur de chez nous peut être étrange et déroutant. Les questions que se pose un enfant qui voit une personne vivant dans la rue peuvent être le point de départ d’une importante conversation sur la pauvreté. Dans ce livre, la pédopsychologue Jillian Roberts et le responsable de la division de l’éducation de Go …

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Germ Theory for Babies

by Chris Ferrie; Neal Goldstein & Joanna Suder
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 0
  • Grade: p
tagged: diseases, illnesses & injuries

A timely and simple explanation of the science behind germs, from the #1 science author for kids

Germ Theory for Babies is an engaging, basic introduction for youngsters (and grownups!) to the complex questions of what germs are and how they spread. Full of scientific information and written by experts, this newest installment of the Baby University …

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Puppy in My Head

A Book About Mindfulness

illustrated by Elise Gravel
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: emotions & feelings, dogs, mindfulness & meditation

Kids experience anxiety and can feel overwhelmed just like adults do, and this picture book serves as both a story and a step-by-step guide to help calm kids down. Ollie is the puppy living inside of our narrator's head, and when Ollie panics or is too energetic, the narrator feels that way, too! But she learns to handle the situation with her brea …

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