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The cedar tree : the heart of our people  Cover Image Book Book

The cedar tree : the heart of our people

Aleck, Celestine (author.).

Summary: In this Coast Salish story, learn about the importance of the cedar tree to the culture and history of the Coast Salish people. Descriptions of items made from the wood and bark of this special tree are included. Also explained in the story is the protocol for harvesting cedar bark.--summary from back cover

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781771741293
  • Physical Description: 16 pages : color illustrations ; 23cm
  • Publisher: Nanaimo, BC : Strong Nations Publishing Inc., 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note:
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.
Subject: Coast Salish Indians -- British Columbia -- Vancouver Island -- History
High interest-low vocabulary books
Indians of North America -- Washington (State) -- Juvenile literature
Readers for new literates
Coast Salish Indians
Native peoples -- Canada
Indians of North America -- British Columbia -- Juvenile literature
Reading (Primary)
Trees -- Juvenile literature
Readers (Primary)
First Nations
Coast Salish Indians -- Juvenile literature
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Decoda Literacy Library.


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Decoda Literacy Library 305.897 A44c 2016 (Text) 35410000059808 General Collection Volume hold Available -

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