Secret of the Dance, paper ed

$10.95

Secret of the Dance is a picture book tells the fictional story of an nine-year-old Kwakwaka'wakw boy who witnesses a Potlatch Ceremony in 1935. Retired provincial court judge, Alfred Scow, recounts the event to Andrea Spalding about this once forbidden ceremony. The federal government passed legislation prohibiting Potlatch Ceremonies in 1885. These important ceremonies were often held in private by families because if caught the participants could face prison time or have their regalia and masks confiscated.

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Misconduct: Deal With It Without Bending the Rules, paper ed

$12.95

Misconduct: Deal With It Without Bending the Rules is one of the titles in the Deal With It Series created to assist adolescents with everyday conflicts in their lives and promotes peaceful resolution. This title examines how students can effectively deal with rules in their everyday lives whether they are the troublemaker, the follower, or the witness to misconduct. The various forms of misconduct are defined with easy to understand examples presented in comic format, a quiz, letters to a Conflict Counsellor, do's and don'ts, and tips on how to deal with these issues.

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Rudeness: Deal With It If You Please, paper ed

$12.95

Rudeness: Deal With It If You Please is one of the titles in the Deal With It Series created to assist adolescents with everyday conflicts in their lives and promotes peaceful resolution. This title examines modern etiquette for students and how students can demonstrate good manners. Rudeness and lack of common courtesy are defined with easy to understand examples presented in comic format, a quiz, letters to a Conflict Counsellor, do's and don'ts, and tips on how to deal with these issues.

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Authority: Deal With It Before It Deals With You, paper ed

$12.95

Authority: Deal With It Before It Deals With You is one of the titles in the Deal With It Series created to assist adolescents with everyday conflicts in their lives and promotes peaceful resolution. This title examines how to avoid conflict with authority figures. Dealing with rules and authority is defined with easy to understand examples presented in comic format, a quiz, letters to a Conflict Counsellor, do's and don'ts, and tips on how to deal with these issues. Suggested activities to prevent conflicts over rules are provided as well as a resource guide for follow-up activities.

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Code Talker: A Novel About The Navajo Marines of World War Two, paper ed

$11.99

Code Talker: A Novel About The Navajo Marines of World War Two is an historical novel about a Navajo man who endured boarding school (residential school) to become a United States Marine during World War 2. Renowned Abenaki storyteller Joseph Bruchac weaves a quiet but engaging story where the Code Talker tells his grandchildren about the history of his wartime medal. The story begins as the narrator tells about his childhood on the Navajo Reservation.

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Crazy Horse's Vision, paper ed

$15.35

Crazy Horse's Vision is a children's picture book by Abenaki writer and storyteller Joseph Bruchac. This story is a fictionalized biography about the childhood and coming of age of the noted Lakota Sioux leader and warrior. Crazy Horse was born in the fall of 1841 or 1842. During his childhood his parents and others in the Lakota village noticed that he was quiet and thoughtful, displaying leadership qualities. The boy did not always carry the name, Crazy Horse. At birth, his mother called the child Curly in recognition of his curly hair.

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Coyote and the Sky: How the Sun, Moon, and Stars Began, hardcover ed

$29.95

Coyote and the Sky: How the Sun, Moon, and Stars Began retells the traditional Pueblo story about the creation of the sun, moon and stars. This picture book account is told by Santa Ana Pueblo storyteller, Emmett Skheme Garcia. His people are known as the Tamayame who occupy the Rio Grande valley in New Mexico. This story is told about Coyote, the Trickster, and how he was responsible for the creation of the sun, moon and stars. Illustrated by Victoria Pringle the book will appeal to young readers with its crisp visual images of animals.

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Secret of the Dance, hardcover ed OUT OF PRRINT

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UNAVAILABLE Secret of the Dance is a picture book tells the fictional story of an nine-year-old Kwakwaka'wakw boy who witnesses a Potlatch Ceremony in 1935. Retired provincial court judge, Alfred Scow, recounts the event to Andrea Spalding about this once forbidden ceremony. The federal government passed legislation prohibiting Potlatch Ceremonies in 1885. These important ceremonies were often held in private by families because if caught the participants could face prison time or have their regalia and masks confiscated.

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Eyes, Ears, Nose and Mouth, paper ed

$10.95

Eyes, Ears, Nose and Mouth is a children's picture book developed by the Penticton Indian Band Health Department to teach young children about the choices they can make to live healthy. This book in the Caring for Me series discusses ways children can care for their ears, eyes, nose and mouth. In this story, a young boy is scared because there is something in his nose. Mother sees the lump in her child's nose and takes him to the doctor. The caring doctor takes a bead from the child's nose. She checks the boy's eyes, ears, and mouth shining a special light to see that they are healthy.

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Looking After Me, paper ed

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Looking After Me is a children's picture book developed by the Penticton Indian Band Health Department to teach young children about the choices they can make to live healthy. This book in the Caring for Me series discusses ways children deal with feelings and emotions. Told in a sensitive manner through a story about a quail extended family, the book covers life lessons taught by loving quail parents. A young quail loves being with family and mother tells the child that everyone has a special place in our hearts that help us feel happy or sad.

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