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Taking care of Our Mother Earth  Cover Image Book Book

Taking care of Our Mother Earth

Aleck, Celestine (author.).

Summary: 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.--

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781771741286 (Paperback)
  • Physical Description: print
    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
Curriculum Lab.
Topic Heading: Indigenous.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Decoda Literacy Library.


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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 -

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