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More New Titles for May!

Hearts Unbroken by Cynthia Leitich Smith   Louise Wolfe, known as Lou, has recently moved to Kansas from central Texas. Lou is a citizen of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation, and her town of East Hannesburg is not a very liberal place. So when Mrs Quinn, the East Hannesburg High School drama teacher, … Continue reading

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April New Titles: A [Spring] shower of Topics

I Love Sharks, Too! written by Leanne Shirtliffe and illustrated by Lorenzo Montatore    Stevie LOVES sharks. He loves sharks more than he loves pizza (Can you imagine loving something more than pizza?)! Stevie likes to act like a shark, much to his … Continue reading

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Featured Activity Kit: Smart Circuits by SmartLabs

Although we are surrounded by various forms of information and communication technologies, we don’t often think about the materiality of them. The SmartLab Smart Circuits activity kit goes beyond teaching children about basic electronics (such as light switches, speakers etc.) … Continue reading

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Activity Kit: The Battle of Hill 70

The First World War was a pivotal moment in Canadian history,  considered by many to have played a large role in defining the early Canadian identity. However, introducing WW1 to Students can be a challenging feat; the horrific nature of … Continue reading

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March New Titles: A Mixed Bag

Homophobia in the Hallways: Heterosexism and Transphobia in Canadian Catholic Schools by Tonya D. Callaghan  Catholic schools, despite the religious affiliation, receive public funding in Canada. Because of this, Catholic schools are beholden to civil, not church law. Despite this, according … Continue reading

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