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The Wolf Mother

by Hetxw’ms Gyetxw Brett D. Huson, illustrated by Natasha Donovan
edition: eBook
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 6
tagged: native canadian, seasons, recycling & green living, wolves & coyotes, environmental science & ecosystems

In the fifth book of the Mothers of Xsan series, 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 h …

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I Have the Right to Culture

by Alain Serres, illustrated by Aurélia Fronty, translated by Shelley Tanaka
edition: Hardcover
also available: eBook
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: k to 1
tagged: non-classifiable

From the author and illustrator duo who created the award-winning I Have the Right to Be a Child and I Have the Right to Save My Planet comes this beautifully illustrated third book in the series. 

I Have the Right to Culture explores a child’s right to be curious and to experience all of humanity’s shared knowledge, including music, art, dance …

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Same Here!

The Differences We Share

by Susan Hughes, illustrated by Sophie Casson
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: customs, traditions, anthropology, daily activities

Explore how kids around the world live and the common needs that unite them
Whether they live in Turkey, Thailand, or Uganda, kids around the globe share many things in common. They all have families, favorite foods, and hobbies. They all need to learn, eat, play, communicate, and dream.
Grounded in extensive research, this book by best-selling …

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Animals Illustrated: Ringed Seal

by William Flaherty, illustrated by Sara Otterstatter
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 5 to 7
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: mammals, zoology, polar regions

Animals Illustrated mixes fun-filled animal facts suitable for the youngest of readers with intricately detailed illustrations to create a unique and beautiful collection of children’s non-fiction books about Arctic animals.
Each volume contains first-hand accounts from authors who live in the Arctic, along with interesting facts on the behaviour …

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Junior Field Guide: Plants of Nunavut

Inuktitut Edition

by Carolyn Mallory, illustrated by Amiel Sandland
edition: Paperback
  • age: 8 to 10
  • Grade: 3 to 4
tagged: native canadian, polar regions, flowers & plants, environmental science & ecosystems

Learn about the different plants that grow in the Arctic. Despite the cold climate, many plants grow in Nunavut and have important uses. This book provides information about some of these plants, what they look like, how they grow, and how they are used.

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Meet David Suzuki (Scholastic Canada Biography)

by Elizabeth MacLeod, illustrated by Mike Deas
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 6 to 10
  • Grade: 1 to 4
tagged: social activists, environmental conservation & protection

 

Meet David Suzuki: scientist, educator, and environmental activist!

 

The award-winning Scholastic Canada Biography series highlights the lives of remarkable Canadians whose achievements have inspired and changed the lives of those who followed.

As a young boy, David Suzuki loved spending time in the glorious British Columbia outdoors with his fathe …

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Célébrons notre patrimoine

Initiation à l'héritage culturel

illustrated by Scot Ritchie
edition: Paperback
  • age: 4 to 7
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: non-classifiable

 

See below for English description.

Nous, les êtres humains, habitons un seul monde, n’avons qu’un seul soleil et qu’une seule lune, mais nous sommes tous différents. Tout le monde a une histoire différente. Quel meilleur moyen de le montrer et d’en être fier que d’organiser un festival sur l’héritage? Aidez cinq amis à préparer u …

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Meet David Suzuki (Scholastic Canada Biography) 6-Copy Counter Display

by Elizabeth MacLeod, illustrated by Mike Deas
  • age: 6 to 10
  • Grade: 1 to 4
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Contains 6 paper over board copies of Meet David Suzuki (Scholastic Canada Biography).

 

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Uliaq's Amazing Animals: Arctic Char

Inuktitut Edition

by Danny Christopher
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: native canadian, polar regions, zoology, fishes

Uliaq loves animals! One of his favourite animals is the arctic char. In this book, Uliaq gives facts about arctic char, where they live, what they eat, and why they are amazing!

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