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Maggie’s Treasure

by Jon-Erik Lappano, illustrated by Kellen Hatanaka
edition: Hardcover
also available: eBook
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: recycling & green living, values & virtues, city & town life

When Maggie’s treasure collection grows too big to manage, she finds a creative solution.

Maggie finds treasure wherever she goes. Whether it’s a button, a feather or a shiny stone, she picks it up and takes it home. At first the neighbors and city workers are grateful to Maggie for cleaning up; the mayor even gives her an award. But over time M …

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Toi!

illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: self-esteem & self-reliance, values & virtues

 

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Dans ce nouvel ouvrage intitulé Toi!, Peter H. Reynolds célèbre avec joie l’individualité et l’importance de rester fidèle à soi-même. Ce texte brillant nous rappelle que chaque enfant est unique et encourage les lecteurs à devenir leur « propre oeuvre d’art » en étant patients, persévérants, si …

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When I'm Sad (English)

by Inhabit Education Books, illustrated by Charlene Chua
edition: Paperback
  • age: 5 to 7
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: beginner, values & virtues, emotions & feelings, native canadian

What do you do when you feel sad?

This book shows different activities a child does to help him feel better when he is sad.

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When I'm Angry (English)

by Inhabit Education Books, illustrated by Amanda Sandland
edition: Paperback
  • age: 5 to 7
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: beginner, emotions & feelings, values & virtues, native canadian

What do you do when you feel angry?

This book shows different activities a child does to help her feel better when she is angry.

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When I'm Too Excited (English)

by Inhabit Education Books, illustrated by Yong Ling Kang
edition: Paperback
  • age: 5 to 7
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: beginner, emotions & feelings, values & virtues, native canadian

What do you do when you feel too excited?

This book shows different activities a child does to help him calm down when he is too excited.

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Showing You Care (English)

by Aviaq Johnston, illustrated by Amanda Sandland
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: beginner, emotions & feelings, values & virtues, native canadian

Tuka likes to help his friends, but he does not always like hugs. Natti loves hugs!

Tuka wants to let Natti know how her hugs make him feel, but he doesn't want to hurt her feelings. Will Tuka be able to help Natti find other ways to show she cares?

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Mia and the Monsters: The Monsters Learn to Share

English Edition

by Neil Christopher, illustrated by Sigmundur Thorgeirsson
edition: Hardcover
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: 3
tagged: emotions & feelings, values & virtues, native canadian, friendship

Mia is hoping to spend time with her monster friends, but they are being difficult and don’t want to share!

Follow along with Mia as she tries to bring her monster friends together to teach them about the importance of sharing.

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What Does It Mean to Be Kind?

by Rana DiOrio, illustrated by Stéphane Jorisch
edition: Paperback
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: values & virtues

Now in paperback!

A girl in a red hat finds the courage to be kind to the new student in class. Her kindness spreads, kind act by kind act, until her whole community experiences the magical shift that happens when everyone understands—and acts on—what it means to be kind.

The fifth book in Rana DiOrio's award-winning What Does It Mean To Be ...? …

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Nanuq and Nuka: Cleaning Up the Campsite (Inuktitut/English)

illustrated by Ali Hinch
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: values & virtues, bears, native canadian, friendship

Nanuq and Nuka are having lots of fun camping…until they discover that someone has been littering near their campsite!

Nanuq really does not like litter. Follow along as he and Nuka pick up garbage to help take care of the land.

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Nanuq and Nuka: Try Again, Nuka! (Inuktitut/English)

illustrated by Ali Hinch
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: values & virtues, bears, native canadian, friendship

Nanuq and Nuka have found a giant ice patch while out for a walk. Look out—it’s slippery!

Watch Nanuq encourage his little brother, Nuka, to try again so they can have fun sliding together.