Arctic Vehicles is a Level 9 reader in the Nunavummi Reading Series from Inhabit Education. This is a unique Nunavut-made levelled reading series that aligns the reading expectations of the Inuit language, English, and French. The reading series corresponds closely to the reading levels and expectations developed by the Department of Education in Nunavut. This approach to literacy provides educators and parents the tools they need to ensure that children are equally challenged and successful in all the languages represented in Nunavut.
Being a Friend is a Level 6 reader in the Nunavummi Reading Series from Inhabit Education. This is a unique Nunavut-made levelled reading series that aligns the reading expectations of the Inuit language, English, and French. The reading series corresponds closely to the reading levels and expectations developed by the Department of Education in Nunavut.
It's Time for Bed is a universal parent-child nightly ritual in picture book format published by Inhabit Media. But in the Canadian Arctic there are far too many exciting things to do and see when a young girl is told it is time to prepare for bed. Siasi does not want to brush her teeth or put away her toys. She just wants to play with the Arctic animals. Siasi tells her mother she wants to dance with a polar bear, or howl with wolves or even swim with fish. And she does not want to go to bed. Mother remains patient and asks her reluctant daughter after every excuse, are you ready for bed?
The Shadows that Rush Past: A Collection of Frightening Inuit Folktales is an amazing collection of four scary traditional stories from the Inuit retold with precision and vibrancy by Rachel Qitsualik, Inuk educator and storyteller. Each story engages readers with a frightening account of a monster or creature from the Arctic. The read aloud stories capture the imagination of the listener in the conversational tone of each account. Using suspense and irony the author takes us back to a time when monsters and larger than life polar bears roamed the region.
Edible and Medicinal Arctic Plants: An Inuit Elder's Perspective is the 2018 revised edition of Walking with Aalasi: An Introduction to Edible and Medicinal Arctic Plants bilingual (Inuktitut and English) resource about the traditional plant knowledge of Inuk herbalist Aalasi Joamie. Growing up in Pangnirtung, Aalasi learned about Arctic plants from her mother. She continued learning about plants and their uses when she relocated to Niaqunngut. From her father she understood how to use plants as indicators much like a compass.
Siku & Kamik Are Hungry is a Level 8 title in Inhabit Education's Nunavummi Reading Series. This is a unique levelled reading program developed for Nunavut learners. As a level 8 reader this 24-page illustrated book contains 2 sentences per page with varied sentences and the use of dialogue identified by the use of punctuation and the use of said. This late grade one title is a humourous look at two dogs and how they show their owners they are hungry and want treats as rewards. Siku is quick to respond to Rebecca's commands in order to receive a treat.
What Arctic Animals Eat is an 8-page levelled reader in Inhabit Education's Nunavummi Series. This leveled reader informs young readers in early to middle grade one what Arctic animals eat. On each page of the text is a colour photograph of an animal such as a polar bear and on the lower portion of the page is a sentence stating the polar bear eats seals. Other examples include the caribou eating lichens; the Snowny owl eats lemmings; the narwhal eats fish; the walrus eats clams, the ptarmigan eats plants; and the bowhead whale eats crustaceans.