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Celebrating “I Love to Read Month” with a contest!

February is just around the corner, which means national “I Love to Read Month” is almost here! For many Canadian educators, “I Love to Read Month” is an opportunity to promote a love of reading and being read to by others. It’s also a great opportunity to explore titles relating to the TRC’s Calls to […]

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“When We Were Alone” wins GG Award

Congratulations to David Alexander Robertson and Julie Flett! When We Were Alone has won the Governor General’s Literary Award in the Young People’s Literature – Illustrated Books category. When We Were Alone is a story about a difficult time in history and, ultimately, a story of empowerment and strength. When a young girl helps tend […]

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Get Your Hands on Hands-On Science

Can you smell that crisp, clean fall air? Or perhaps the freshly sharpened pencils? Is that you, back-to-school season? Our favourite time of the year is here – time to pull on a sweater and fill your backpack with brand new books. Just in time for the season, we’re releasing new editions of Hands-On Science for […]

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Best (Inside) Places to Read

Are you an indoor person? We can be too. It’s nice to be outside when it’s nice outside, but sometimes, enjoying the summer sun is impossible – it’s too hot, or it’s storming, or the bugs won’t stop landing on your page. Why not stay inside instead and enjoy the great indoors (and a good […]

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5 Summer Reading Necessities

July is here, and that means it’s time to soak up the two hottest months of the northern hemisphere’s year. Summer is all about hitting the beach, going hiking, heading out to the lake and enjoying some well-deserved time off with your loved ones, but our favourite summer activity is crossing books off that ever-growing […]

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“The Evolution of Alice” wins On the Same Page!

We are thrilled to announce that Manitobans have selected David Alexander Robertson‘s The Evolution of Alice as this year’s featured book for the 8th annual On The Same Page, a province-wide reading initiative. Check out the full news release from the City of Winnipeg here! Please enjoy this short excerpt from The Evolution of Alice: […]

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Getting Started With The Learning Pathway

Mathematics Instruction and Assessment for Grades K–6 A great way to introduce The Learning Pathway to students at any grade level is to have them count collections of items in the classroom. By observing students as they count, you have the opportunity to “see” how they are applying their mathematics skills. For example, students may […]

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