Record Details

Catalogue Search

Back To Results
Showing Item 8 of 21

Taking care of Our Mother Earth  Cover Image Book Book

Taking care of Our Mother Earth / written by Celestine Aleck.

Aleck, Celestine, (author.).


In this Coast Salish story, it is explained how each family played a traditional role in taking care of our Mother Earth. From controlled burning to ethical hunting and fishing practices, the Coast Salish people were, and still are, taught by their elders to respect Mother Earth.-- summary from back cover.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781771741286 (Paperback)
  • 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: First Nations.
Coast Salish Indigenous > Juvenile literature.
Coast Salish Indigenous > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Juvenile literature.
Readers (Primary)
Reading (Primary)
Environmental protection > Juvenile literature.
Earth (planet) > Juvenile literature.
Coast Salish Indians.
Indigenous of North America > British Columbia > Juvenile literature.
Readers for new literates.
High interest-low vocabulary books.
Indigenousof North America > Washington (State) > Juvenile literature.
Indigenous peoples.
Topic Heading: Indigenous.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Decoda Literacy Library. (Show)


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
Show Only Available Copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Decoda Literacy Library 305.897 A44 2016 (Text) 35410000059790 General Collection Volume hold Available -
Brentwood Elementary School 971.004 ALE (Text) BBBE920102975 Nonfiction Volume hold Available -
Cordova Bay Elementary School Strong Nations (Text) 21050000185595 Readers Volume hold Available -
Cordova Bay Elementary School Strong Nations (Text) 21050000994947 Readers Available -
Creston Public Library EASY STRONG STORIES (Text)
Acquisition Type: New
35140001271892 Junior Easy Readers Volume hold Available -
Lansdowne Library PZ 7 A443 T35 2016 (Text) 26040003344567 Main Collection Volume hold Available -
Lochside Elementary School Strong Stories Bin (Text) 21050001005156 First Nations Volume hold Checked out 2024-09-24
Prospect Lake Elementary School BIN 971.1 ALE (Text) 21050000165563 Nonfiction Volume hold Checked out 2023-06-16
Salt Spring Island Public Library J 971.004 ALE (Text) 33123009808537 Children's Non-Fiction Volume hold Available -
Sidney Elementary School SR ALE (Text) 21050000881045 Step Into Reading Volume hold Available -

Back To Results
Showing Item 8 of 21

Additional Resources