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New Titles: Good reads for hunkering down

Wishtree   by Katherine Applegate with illustrations by Charles Santoso is a compelling story about a tree named Red. All the trees and animals in this book are able to talk; they just hide this fact from humans. But what … Continue reading

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Featured Activity Kit- Story Telling on the River

Introduce your class to one of Canada’s most prominent Indigenous historical artifacts, the canoe! Sharing a Story: The Canoe , is a unique puzzle to share with your class. Produced under Indigenous Affairs Canada, this puzzle is unlike traditional puzzles as its … Continue reading

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Unstudy Spot

From Dec 5th-14th, stop by the ground floor of the OISE Library to ‘unstudy’. Enjoy some colouring, puzzles, origami, or try your hand on our vintage typewrite. Make sure to take a break for yourself during this busy time!  

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New Titles: Kindness in November

Good things come in moderation, Stop This Birthday, written by Rowan Cutler and Illustrated by Elizabeth McClellan, is a about a little girl who takes her birthday wish a little too far.  The story begins on the morning of Zephyr’s birthday … Continue reading

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Featured Activity Kit: The Human Skeleton Playing Cards

Looking for a creative and engaging way to teach anatomy? Then check out The Human Skeleton: Playing Cards! This kit will bring hands-on interaction, an opportunity to learn about the human skeleton, and the chance to play some cards. The … Continue reading

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