April Raintree, revised ed

$19.00

April Raintree is the 2016 revised edition of In Search of April Raintree, adapted for use in high school. The tragic story of two Metis sisters caught in the foster home system makes compelling reading. The author explores the search for identity, racism, treatment of Native children and violence in this powerful novel revised especially for use in high school. This new edition has a foreword by Senator Murray Sinclair. Reading Level: 8.1; Lexile Measure: 750.

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I Can't Have Bannock But The Beaver Has A Dam, paper ed

$13.25

I Can't Have Bannock But The Beaver Has A Dam is a wonderful picture book for reading aloud to young children. Bernalda Wheeler creates a refreshing way to introduce young children to contemporary First Nations/Native people. Her character is a young boy who asks his mother to make some bannock. Bannock is a traditional bread made by most First Nations in northern Canada. The mother explains why she can't use her stove until the hydro line is fixed. It all comes down to the fact that a beaver has cut down a tree for his dam.

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Where Did You Get Your Moccasins?, paper ed

$12.00

Where Did You Get Your Moccasins? is a wonderful picture book well suited for reading aloud to preschool and kindergarten children. The story focuses on a young boy who brings a pair of moccasins to school for show and tell. He explains step by step how his Kookum, his grandmother, made the moccasins. The sensitive black and white pencil drawings reflect the author's and illustrator's respect for the First Nation child in a multi-cultural, urban school setting.

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Wait For Me!, Limited Quantity

$0.00

Limited Quantity This title is not always stocked, please allow additional time for shipping. Wait for Me is part of the First Nations Education Division's Readers 97 Series. This controlled vocabulary reader is intended for grade 2-3 students and will appeal to older students who experience difficulty reading. The story is set along the Northwest Coast of British Columbia. The main character is a young boy named Charlie. His brother and sister call Charlie "Turtle" because he takes his time to notice the world around him.

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Kanoronhkhwahtshera - Love

$9.00

Kanoronhkhwahtshera - Love is a Mohawk language booklet developed by the Kanehsatake Resource Centre and the Mohawk Language Centre, Kahnawake, Quebec. This Mohawk story for elementary level students talks about the importance of love from the point of view of a young child. The Mohawk text appears beneath each colour illustration and a single page insert with the English translation is included. An excellent teaching resource for anyone learning Kanehsatake Mohawk.

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Akitshe:nen Rahon:tsi - My Pet Blackie

$13.50

Akitshe:nen Rahon:tsi - My Pet Blackie is a Mohawk language resource developed by the Kanehsatake Resource Centre and the Mohawk Language Curriculum Centre, Kahnawake, Quebec. This 14-page illustrated language resource explains in simple phrases a child's joy in watching and playing with a pet dog. Mohawk language only. There is no English translation provided. The text was developed for elementary level students learning Mohawk. An excellent teaching resource for anyone learning Kanehsatake Mohawk.

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Raksa:'a Tanon Ne Rohsotha Tsi Niieienthohs Nikaha:wi - The Boy and His Grandfather at Planting Time

$10.50

Raksa:'a Tanon Ne Rohsotha Tsi Niieienthohs Nikaha:wi - The Boy and His Grandfather at Planting Time is a seven page illustrated story about a young boy and his grandfather planting a garden. This original story written in Mohawk stresses the importance of responsibility in a contemporary setting. The story was written by Skawennati Madelaine Montour for elementary students leaning Mohawk at Kanehsatake, Quebec. Text in Mohawk only. There is no English translation provided.. An excellent teaching resource for anyone learning Kanehsatake Mohawk.

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Sewahio:wane Wahohiaien:ta'ne - He Got an Apple

$13.50

Sewahio:wane Wahohiaien:ta'ne - He's Got an Apple is a Mohawk language resource developed by the Kanehsatake Resource Centre and the Mohawk Language Centre, Kahnawake, Quebec. This 27-page illustrated story follows the travels of a caterpillar in search of food. The text is designed for students at the elementary level. Mohawk language only. There is no English translation provided. An excellent teaching resource for anyone learning Kanehsatake Mohawk.

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Ontiaten:ro Ne Isten:'a - My Mother is My Friend

$9.00

Ontiaten:ro Ne Isten:'a - My Mother is My Friend is a Mohawk story for beginning readers. The text was produced for elementary students learning Mohawk by the Kanehsatake Resource Centre and the Mohawk Language Centre, Kahnawake, Quebec. This 14-page illustrated language resource explains in simple phrases the many ways a mother helps a child. An excellent teaching resource for anyone learning Kanehsatake Mohawk.

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Sing, Like a Hermit Thrush UNAVAILABLE

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Sing, Like a Hermit Thrush is a contemporary young adult novel that features thirteen-year-old Darrin Captain, a Mohawk youth whose mysterious dream launches an adventure in self-realization. Set on the Six Nations of the Grand River Territory, the author introduces characters whose family relationships and cultural heritage are foremost. The story involves Darrin and his attempt to solve the mystery of his dream. During his efforts, he learns about traditional Native storytelling, relationships and understands that it is okay to be different.

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