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Initiation à l'héritage culturel

illustrated by Scot Ritchie
edition: Paperback
  • age: 4 to 7
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: diversity & multicultural

 

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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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Places in the Community

Inuinnaqtun Edition

by Inhabit Education, illustrated by Amiel Sandland
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback Paperback
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: beginner, city & town life

What is in your community? This book features the names of different places in a Northern community, such as the church and the school.

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My Community

Inuinnaqtun Edition

by Inhabit Education
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback Paperback
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: beginner, city & town life

What do you see in your community? This book features different places in a community in Nunavut.

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Take Shelter

At Home Around the World

by Nikki Tate & Dani Tate-Stratton
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover eBook
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: house & home, architecture

A roof, a door, some windows, a floor. All houses have them, but not all houses are alike. Some have wings (airplane homes), some have wheels (Romany vardoes), some float; some are made of straw, some of snow and ice. Some are enormous, some are tiny; some are permanent and some are temporary. But all are home. Take Shelter explores the ways people …

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How to Become an Accidental Activist

by Elizabeth MacLeod & Frieda Wishinsky, illustrated by Jenn Playford
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: social activists, values & virtues, inspirational & personal growth

Just Get Started! Be Unstoppable! Dream Big! How to Become an Accidental Activist profiles almost 100 activists from around the world, including change-makers like Greta Thunberg, Pete Seeger and Lilly Singh. This book shows us how ordinary people have persevered throughout history to do extraordinary things to help themselves and others.

These acti …

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Finding Home

The Journey of Immigrants and Refugees

by Jen Sookfong Lee, illustrated by Drew Shannon
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: emigration & immigration, prejudice & racism, diversity & multicultural

What drives people to search for new homes?

From war zones to politics, there are many reasons why people have always searched for a place to call home. In Finding Home: The Journey of Immigrants and Refugees we discover how human migration has shaped our world. We explore its origins and the current issues facing immigrants and refugees today, and …

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Kid Innovators

True Tales of Childhood from Inventors and Trailblazers

by Robin Stevenson, illustrated by Allison Steinfeld
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: science & technology, inventions

Moving, funny, and totally true childhood biographies of Bill Gates, Madam C. J. Walker, Hedy Lamarr, Walt Disney, and 12 other international innovators. 

Throughout history people have experimented, invented, and created new ways of doing things. Kid Innovators tells the stories of a diverse group of brilliant thinkers in fields like technology, ed …

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Off to Class

Incredible and Unusual Schools Around the World

by Susan Hughes
edition: eBook
also available: Paperback Hardcover
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 6
tagged: school & education

Travel around the globe to visit some of the world's most incredible schools, and meet the students who attend them, in this best-selling and award-winning nonfiction pick for ages 9 to 12

When North American kids picture a school, odds are they see rows of desks, stacks of textbooks, and linoleum hallways. They probably don’t picture caves, boat …

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