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Archive for October, 2008

Why Chemistry Matters

Posted by terryjamesresourcecentre on October 10, 2008

This fascinating new series from Crabtree Publishing makes chemistry fun for young readers!  Using common examples from everyday life, Why Chemistry Matters makes complicated lessons enjoyable and easy to learn.  Full colour photographs and easy-to-follow text leads students through engrossing exercises and explanations.

Titles in this series are:  Acids and Bases — Atoms and Molecules — Chemical changes — Elements and Compounds — Mixtures and Solutions — States of Matter.

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Native North American Peoples

Posted by terryjamesresourcecentre on October 6, 2008

The Earth’s Blanket: Traditional Teachings for Sustainable Living by Nancy J. Turner

Ethnobotanist Nancy Turner explores the wealth of ecological knowledge and spirtiual connection to the natural world that is fundamental to indigenous cultures and lifeways. … Aboriginal peoples in the northwestern North America … share their stories and perspectives about the natural world. Audience: Intermediate, Senior.

The Terry James Resource Library has many items featuring Native North American culture, customs, history and much more, for primary, junior, intermediate and senior grades.

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