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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 …


Education Equality

by Heather C. Hudak
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 10 to 11
  • Grade: 5 to 6
tagged: media studies, school & education

The 2019 college admissions scandal in the United States, where more and 50 people were involved in a $25 million dollar bribery scheme, brought the issue of equality and equity in education to public attention in a shocking way. But education equality is about more than college admissions. This thoughtful book examines the issue of public educatio …


Creating a Happy School Community

by Bobbie Kalman
edition: Paperback
  • age: 8
  • Grade: 3
tagged: school & education, non-classifiable, emotions & feelings

This instructive book looks at schools as safe places where children of all backgrounds and abilities can build strong social and emotional skills and improve attitudes about themselves and others. Showing kindness, accepting differences, learning to resolve conflicts, and expressing gratitude makes school a happy place for both students and teache …


Things in the Classroom

English Edition

by Inhabit Education, illustrated by Ali Hinch
edition: 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.


Play & Learn Activity Cards

Activity Card Set

by Redd Byrd, illustrated by Julie Cossette, edited by Cottage Door Press
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 4
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: school & education

Chunky activity cards are fun for hands-on learning! 16 chunky activity cards have a game or activity with instructions on how to play. Flaps, wheels, touch & feel, and more engage your little one as they learn. Fun and exciting ways to learn tracing, opposites, matching, counting, language, alphabet and more! Learn new topics such as acting out an …


Fight to Learn

The Struggle to Go to School

by Laura Scandiffio
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback eBook
  • age: 10 to 14
  • Grade: 5 to 9
tagged: school & education, homelessness & poverty

In many countries around the world, universal access to education is a seemingly unattainable dream; however, determined individuals with vision and drive have made this dream come true for many. This book highlights people such as Okello, a former child soldier in Uganda, who founded a school for children like himself whose education was derailed …

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