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Rush Hour

Navigating Our Global Traffic Jam

by Erin Silver
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 8
tagged: cars & trucks, environmental conservation & protection

Traffic. It's not only frustrating, it's hurting the planet.

Emissions from cars, buses, trucks and planes are one of the leading causes of pollution in North America. Today there are more cars clogging the roads than ever before. In Rush Hour, learn how traffic got so bad and some of the innovative ways it's being managed around the world. Discover …

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City Streets Are for People

by Andrea Curtis, illustrated by Emma FitzGerald
edition: eBook
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: recycling & green living, environmental conservation & protection

Congested city streets are noisy and thick with cars and trucks, while pedestrians and cyclists are squeezed to the dangerous edges—but does it have to be this way? 

Imagine a city where we aren’t stuck in cars, where clean air makes it easier to breathe, and where transit is easy to access—and on time. Imagine a city where streets are for peo …

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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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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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