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Scholastic Canada Visual Dictionary (Revised edition)

by Scholastic Canada Ltd.
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 9 to 100
  • Grade: 4 to 17
tagged: dictionaries

 

Expand your vocabulary as you experience the world in vivid colour!

 

Covering a wide array of subjects, ranging from new technologies to the animal kingdom and space, this compelling reference links words to illustrations that provide true-to-life visual definitions.

For this new updated edition, entries have been revised to reflect recent technolog …

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How Much Does Your Head Weigh?

The Big Book of Facts

by Marg Meikle
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
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An updated reissue of the bestselling title, with over 300 amazing facts!

 

This funny, informative bind-up of three successful books, ALL of them Silver Birch Award winners or finalists — You Asked for It!, Funny You Should Ask and Ask Me Anything! — is now reissued with updated stats and information and a bright new cover.

Why is 13 unlucky? Wh …

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Dino Dana: Dino Field Guide

(Dinosaurs for Kids and a Science Book for Kids)

by J.J. Johnson
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: fossils

A Dino Dana Field Guide for KidsFun facts about dinosaurs for kids. Did you know that the brachiosaurus was the tallest dinosaur that we know of today? That the kosmoceratops had fifteen horns and hooks on its head? That the spinosaurus is the only known dinosaur to spend most of its time swimming? Discover this and much more in Dino Dana: A Field …

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Seaside Treasures

A Guidebook for Little Beachcombers

by Sarah Grindler
edition: eBook
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: water (oceans, lakes, etc.)

An essential sea glass–hunting handbook for kids. With helpful advice, like “make sure no one’s home!” before taking a snail shell, and fascinating facts, like how sea glass is formed and where glass fishing floats come from, the gentle and flowing text invites young readers to explore and wonder about everything that washes up on the sand. …

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My Canada

An Illustrated Atlas

by Katherine Dearlove, illustrated by Lori Joy Smith
edition: Paperback
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: atlases, native canadian, symbols, monuments, national parks, etc.

This picture book atlas of Canada is a whimsical, informative introduction to our country from sea to sea to sea. Each province and territory is featured on its own spread, with icons and labels indicating the capital city, other major cities, key lakes and rivers, iconic landmarks, animals, and plants, significant national and provincial parks, a …

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Scholastic Children's Atlas of Canada (Revised Edition)

by Scholastic Canada Ltd.
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 5 to 9
  • Grade: k to 3
tagged: atlases, geography

 

My home, my province, my country Canada! Detailed maps introduce young children to the geography, history and culture of Canada. Revised and updated.

Enrich and expand every young child's view of the geography, history and culture of Canada! This bright and colourful beginner's atlas presents both a topographical map and a political map of each …

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Animal Tracks of Canada

by Tamara Einstein
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: zoology

Here's a guide to help you recognize the tracks of 30 of the most common Canadian animals in the wild.

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Scholastic Canada Children's Atlas of the World (REVISED edition)

by Chez Picthall & Christiane Gunzi
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 6 to 100
  • Grade: 1 to 17
tagged: atlases

An exciting look at our world and its people, places and wildlife.

This easily accessible atlas will enrich children's knowledge of the world around them, from a country's geography to its history, wildlife and culture.

This revised and updated edition features the latest digital mapping techniques, full-color photographs and fascinating facts on eve …

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