First Nations Technology is part of the First Nations Education Division's Readers 97 Series. This primary level reader introduces students to the technology of the First Nations of Vancouver Island, British Columbia. Illustrated with black and white images, the controlled vocabulary text gives young readers an idea of how the Salish, NuuChahNulth and KwaKwaKa'wakw lived in the past and today. The book covers houses, travel, hunting, fishing, gathering, clothing, and food preparation. The contributions and achievements of the Northwest Coast Nations are highlighted.
Grandma's Special Feeling - Grandma Teaches Us How First Nations People Used Plants is part of the First Nations Education Division of the Greater Victoria School District's Readers 97 Series. In this reader, Grandma shows her family how First Nations People of the Northwest Coast used plants for everything from food to building material. During a family outing to a local park, Grandma explains the importance and uses of cedar, maple, alder, stinging nettle, cattails, skunk cabbage, ferns, kelp, Oregon Grape and Sea Wrack.
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.