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Things That Move in the Arctic

Inuinnaqtun Edition

by Inhabit Education
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback Paperback
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: beginner, polar regions

Learn about transportation in the Arctic! This book features traditional and modern ways of getting around in the Arctic.

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Machines Around Us

Inuinnaqtun Edition

by Maren Vsetula
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: machinery & tools, beginner

This book explores machinery working in homes, in schools, and around our communities. It will introduce readers to new vocabulary to identify the things they see every day.

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Arctic Vehicles

Inuktitut Edition

by Keriann Kenney
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 2
tagged: beginner, polar regions

What kinds of vehicles do people use in the North?
This non-fiction book introduces children to some of the means of transportation Nunavummiut use in the Arctic.

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Shape Up, Construction Trucks!

by Victoria Allenby
edition: Hardcover
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 2 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: size & shape, geometry, cars & trucks

Dump Truck, Dump Truck
Coming through!
I spy a triangle—how about you?

It's no secret that toddlers of any gender love big vehicles. Shape Up, Construction Trucks! uses rhyming verse and bright photographs to celebrate this enthusiasm in a unique take on conceptual shape books. Each spread highlights geometric shapes hiding in plain sight on e …

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Girl on a Motorcycle

by Amy Novesky, illustrated by Julie Morstad
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 5 to 9
  • Grade: k to 4
tagged: motorcycles, travel

A picture book biography by an award-winning team about the first woman to ride a motorcycle around the world

One day, a girl gets on her motorcycle and rides away. She wants to wander the world. To go . . . Elsewhere. This is the true story of the first woman to ride a motorcycle around the world alone. Each place has something to teach her. Each p …

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Making a Aalliak

Inuinnaqtun Edition

by Monica Ittusardjuat, illustrated by Amiel Sandland
edition: Paperback
  • age: 0 to 3
  • Grade: p
tagged: beginner, polar regions

Learn how to make a qamutiik!

This wordless picture book features colourful illustrations showing the steps of how to make a qamutiik.

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I See You See

Inuinnaqtun Edition

by Inhabit Education
edition: Paperback
  • age: 0 to 3
  • Grade: p
tagged: beginner, polar regions

What do you see? This book features different modes of transportation people use in the Arctic and encourages children to describe what they see.

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Red Bicycle, The

The Extraordinary Story of One Ordinary Bicycle

by Jude Isabella, illustrated by Simone Shin
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: africa, business & economics

In this unique nonfiction picture book, the main character is a bicycle that starts its life like so many bicycles in North America, being owned and ridden by a young boy. The boy, Leo, treasures his bicycle so much he gives it a name --- Big Red. But eventually Leo outgrows Big Red, and this is where the bicycle's story takes a turn from the every …

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