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The great trade  Cover Image Book Book

The great trade

Aleck, Celestine (author.). Good, Joel. (Added Author).

Summary: In this Coast Salish story, how Bald Eagles got their name, how Geese got their long necks and how Hummingbirds got their colourful feather coats are all told. Something is traded, something is transformed and something is taken to make this little chapter book come alive.--summary from back cover

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781771741255
  • Physical Description: 16 pages : color i
  • Publisher: Nanaimo, BC : Strong Nations Publishing Inc., 2023.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Strong Stories
The traditional territory of the Coast Salish Nation includes the West Coast of British Columbia, Canada, and Washington State.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Grade level: 1, 2, k, p.
Biographical or Historical Data:
Celestine Aleck, Sahiltiniye descends from Snuneymuxw First Nation.
Joel Good is a wood carver from the Snuneymuxw First Nation.
Subject: Indigenous peoples
Hummingbirds -- Juvenile literature
Indians of North America -- British Columbia -- Juvenile literature
Bald eagles
Geese -- Juvenile literature
Coast Salish Indians
High interest-low vocabulary books
Indians of North America -- Washington (State) -- Juvenile literature
Readers for new literates
First Nations
Reading (Primary)
Readers (Primary)
Coast Salish Indians -- British Columbia -- Vancouver Island -- History
Coast Salish Indians -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature
Curriculum Lab.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Decoda Literacy Library.


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Decoda Literacy Library 372.4 A44 2016 (Text) 35410000067645 General Collection Volume hold Available -

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