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Ali Hinch

Ali Hinch has been working as a full-time illustrator and designer in educational kids’ literature since getting her degree in illustration from Sheridan College. She’s also dabbled in puppet concepts, set design, storyboarding, and writing for animation. Currently living in Toronto, she spends a lot of time drinking iced tea and making new dog friends.

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Nunavummi Reading Series: Saila & Betty - ON SALE
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Grade Levels: 1;

Saila the seal wishes he could fly. But his friend Betty the bird helps him learn that he is special in his own way!

This fun animal story teaches children the value of being yourself. The simple storyline and supportive illustrations make it a perfect choice for kids who are beginning to read longer stories on their own.

Educator Information
This book is part of the Nunavummi Reading Series, a Nunavut-developed series that supports literacy learning while teaching readers about the people, traditions, and environment of the Canadian Arctic. Saila and Betty is a Level 8 book in the series.

Nunavummi Reading Series books have also been officially levelled using the Fountas & Pinnell Text Level Gradient™ Levelling System. Saila and Betty's F&P Level is I.

Recommended for ages 5-7.

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24 pages | 8.00" x 8.00"

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$5.56

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Baby Signing (English/Inuktitut)
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Format: Paperback
Text Content Territories: Indigenous Canadian; Inuit;
Grade Levels: Preschool;

Babies have a lot to say!

This interactive book features simple gestures that can help babies communicate their wants, needs, and feelings before they are able to speak.

Educator Information
This is an Arvaaq Book. Books in this series are intended for infants and very young children and are designed to help children develop physical, social, emotional, cognitive, and language skills.

This is an interactive book, which encourages children to actively participate in the stories they are listening to. Through directions or instructional text, children are encouraged to play, move, or make sounds along with the characters in the book.

Recommended Ages: 3 and under

Dual-Language: English and Inuktitut

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16 pages | 8.25" x 8.25"

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$13.95

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Nunavummi Reading Series: Grandma, How Do You Light the Qulliq?
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Format: Paperback
Text Content Territories: Indigenous Canadian; Inuit;
Grade Levels: 1; 2; 3;

Learn all about the history and traditional uses of the qulliq.

In this book, a grandmother teaches her grandchild how to light a qulliq and tells her about its history and traditional uses.

Educator & Series Information
This book is part of the Nunavummi Reading Series, a Nunavut-developed series that supports literacy learning while teaching readers about the people, traditions, and environment of the Canadian Arctic. It is a Level 9 book in the series.

Nunavummi Reading Series books have also been officially levelled using the Fountas & Pinnell Text Level Gradient™ Levelling System. F&P Level of this book: L.

Curriculum Connections: Language and Literacy; Diversity; Indigenous Perspectives; History and Heritage.

Recommended for ages 6 to 8.

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32 pages | 8.00" x 6.00"

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$8.95

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Nunavummi Reading Series: Harry Okpik, Determined Musher
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Format: Hardcover
Text Content Territories: Indigenous Canadian; Inuit;
Grade Levels: 2; 3; 4;

Meet a real-life Inuit hero!

This book introduces the biography genre while teaching children about the life of Harry Okpik and the history of dogsledding.

Educator & Series Information 
This book is part of the Nunavummi Reading Series, a Nunavut-developed series that supports literacy learning while teaching readers about the people, traditions, and environment of the Canadian Arctic. It is a Level 13 book in the series. 

Nunavummi Reading Series books have also been officially levelled using the Fountas & Pinnell Text Level Gradient™ Levelling System. F&P Level of this book: N.

Curriculum Connections: Language and Literacy; Diversity; Indigenous Perspectives; Identity; Self-Image

Recommended for ages 7 to 9.

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52 pages | 7.50" x 9.30"

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Authentic Indigenous Text
$16.95

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Nunavummi Reading Series: Inside and Outside
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Format: Paperback
Grade Levels: Kindergarten; 1; 2;

Do you like to play inside or outside?

In this book, two children in Nunavut play inside and outside in different weather conditions.

Educator & Series Information 
This book is part of the Nunavummi Reading Series, a Nunavut-developed series that supports literacy learning while teaching readers about the people, traditions, and environment of the Canadian Arctic.  It is a Level 6 book in the series. 

Nunavummi Reading Series books have also been officially levelled using the Fountas & Pinnell Text Level Gradient™ Levelling System. This book's F&P Level is B.

Curriculum Connections: Language and literacy; Environmental awareness

Recommended for ages 5-7.

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12 pages | 6.00" x 9.00"

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$7.95

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Nunavummi Reading Series: My Day
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Format: Paperback
Grade Levels: Kindergarten; 1; 2;

What do you do all day?

This book shows what a child does on a typical day.

Educator & Series Information 
This book is part of the Nunavummi Reading Series, a Nunavut-developed series that supports literacy learning while teaching readers about the people, traditions, and environment of the Canadian Arctic.  It is a Level 5 book in the series. 

Nunavummi Reading Series books have also been officially levelled using the Fountas & Pinnell Text Level Gradient™ Levelling System. This book's F&P Level is A.

Curriculum Connections: Language and literacy; Identity; Roles and responsibilities

Recommended for ages 5-7.

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12 pages | 7.00" x 7.00"

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$7.95

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Nunavummi Reading Series: Nanuq Learns to Share
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Format: Paperback
Grade Levels: Kindergarten; 1; 2;

Nanuq is ready for a big meal! But his little brother, Nuka, is hungry, too.

Follow these fun polar bear characters as they learn the importance of sharing and helping out family.

Educator & Series Information
This book is part of the Nunavummi Reading Series, a Nunavut-developed series that supports literacy learning while teaching readers about the people, traditions, and environment of the Canadian Arctic. It is a Level 8 book in the series.

Nunavummi Reading Series books have also been officially levelled using the Fountas & Pinnell Text Level Gradient™ Levelling System. This book's F&P level: G.

Curriculum Connections: Language and Literacy; Life Systems; Identity; Roles and Responsibilities.

Recommended for ages 5 to 7.

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20 pages | 8.00" x 8.00"

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$8.95

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Nunavummi Reading Series: Siku & Kamik Are Hungry
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Format: Paperback
Grade Levels: Preschool; Kindergarten; 1;

Siku and Kamik are ready for a snack!

This humorous story describes how Siku and Kamik show they are hungry and what they will do to get a treat.

Educator Information 
This book is part of the Nunavummi Reading Series, a Nunavut-developed series that supports literacy learning while teaching readers about the people, traditions, and environment of the Canadian Arctic.  It is a Level 8 book in the series. 

Nunavummi Reading Series books have also been officially levelled using the Fountas & Pinnell Text Level Gradient™ Levelling System. This book's F&P Level is F.

Curriculum Connections: Language and literacy; Diversity; Environmental Awareness; Identity.

Recommended for ages 4-6.

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24 pages | 8.00" x 8.00"

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$8.95

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Nunavummi Reading Series: Siku & Kamik Like to Play
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Format: Paperback
Grade Levels: Preschool; Kindergarten; 1;

Siku and Kamik have a lot of fun together!

This book shows all the different ways the dogs have fun in their Arctic community together.

Educator Information 
This book is part of the Nunavummi Reading Series, a Nunavut-developed series that supports literacy learning while teaching readers about the people, traditions, and environment of the Canadian Arctic. Siku & Kamik Like to Play is a Level 6 book in the series. 

Nunavummi Reading Series books have also been officially levelled using the Fountas & Pinnell Text Level Gradient™ Levelling System. This book's F&P Level is C. 

Recommended for ages 4-6.

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8pages | 8.00" x 8.00" 

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$7.95

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Nunavummi Reading Series: The Sled Dog
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Format: Paperback
Text Content Territories: Indigenous Canadian; Inuit;
Grade Levels: Preschool; Kindergarten;

A sled dog does a lot of things!

This illustrated book uses simple action words to describe what a sled dog might do.

Educator Information 
This book is part of the Nunavummi Reading Series, a Nunavut-developed series that supports literacy learning while teaching readers about the people, traditions, and environment of the Canadian Arctic.  It is a Level 5 book in the series. 

Nunavummi Reading Series books have also been officially levelled using the Fountas & Pinnell Text Level Gradient™ Levelling System. The Sled Dog's F&P Level is B.

Curriculum Connections: Language and literacy; Indigenous perspectives; Environmental awareness; Heritage

Recommended for ages 3-5.

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8 pages | 6.00" x 8.00"

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$7.95

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Nunavummi Reading Series: Things in the Classroom
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Format: Paperback
Grade Levels: Preschool; Kindergarten; 1;

What do you see in your classroom?

This book features common items found in a classroom, such as a chair and a desk. Illustrations guide children to practise reading the single word on each page.

Educator & Series Information 
This book is part of the Nunavummi Reading Series, a Nunavut-developed series that supports literacy learning while teaching readers about the people, traditions, and environment of the Canadian Arctic.  It is a Level 3 book in the series. 

Nunavummi Reading Series books have also been officially levelled using the Fountas & Pinnell Text Level Gradient™ Levelling System. This book's F&P Level is LB.

Curriculum Connections: Language and literacy

Recommended for ages 3-6.

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12 pages | 7.00" x 7.00"

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$7.95

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Nunavummi Reading Series: Things in the Kitchen
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Format: Paperback
Grade Levels: Preschool; Kindergarten; 1;

What do you see in the kitchen?

This book features common objects found in a kitchen.

Educator & Series Information 
This book is part of the Nunavummi Reading Series, a Nunavut-developed series that supports literacy learning while teaching readers about the people, traditions, and environment of the Canadian Arctic.  It is a Level 4 book in the series. 

Nunavummi Reading Series books have also been officially levelled using the Fountas & Pinnell Text Level Gradient™ Levelling System. This book's F&P Level is A.

Curriculum Connections: Language and literacy

Recommended for ages 3-6.

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12 pages | 7.00" x 7.00"

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$7.95

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Nunavummi Reading Series: Viivi's New Kamiks
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Text Content Territories: Indigenous Canadian; Inuit;
Grade Levels: 2;

All Viivi wants for her ninth birthday is a pair of kamiks. How can she show her parents that she's ready?

This book uses a humorous story to introduce children to kamiks, a traditional boot Inuit have worn for hundreds of years. An explanatory note helps children understand what kamiks look like and why they are worn.

Educator Information
This book is part of the Nunavummi Reading Series, a Nunavut-developed series that supports literacy learning while teaching readers about the people, traditions, and environment of the Canadian Arctic. Viivi's New Kamiks is a Level 9 book in the series.

Nunavummi Reading Series books have also been officially levelled using the Fountas & Pinnell Text Level Gradient™ Levelling System. Viivi's New Kamiks' F&P Level is I.

Recommended for ages 5-7.

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28 pages | 8.00" x 8.00"

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Authentic Indigenous Text
$6.95

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Nunavummi Reading Series: What I Do at Home
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Format: Paperback
Grade Levels: Preschool; Kindergarten; 1;

What do you do at home?

This book uses simple action words to describe what a child does at home.

Educator & Series Information 
This book is part of the Nunavummi Reading Series, a Nunavut-developed series that supports literacy learning while teaching readers about the people, traditions, and environment of the Canadian Arctic.  It is a Level 4 book in the series. 

Nunavummi Reading Series books have also been officially levelled using the Fountas & Pinnell Text Level Gradient™ Levelling System. This book's F&P Level is A.

Curriculum Connections: Language and literacy; Identity; Roles and responsibilities

Recommended for ages 3-6.

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12 pages | 7.00" x 7.00"

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$7.95

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Nunavummi Reading Series: What I Do at School
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Format: Paperback
Grade Levels: Preschool; Kindergarten; 1;

What do you do at school?

This book uses simple action words to describe what a child does at school.

Educator & Series Information 
This book is part of the Nunavummi Reading Series, a Nunavut-developed series that supports literacy learning while teaching readers about the people, traditions, and environment of the Canadian Arctic.  It is a Level 4 book in the series. 

Nunavummi Reading Series books have also been officially levelled using the Fountas & Pinnell Text Level Gradient™ Levelling System. This book's F&P Level is A.

Curriculum Connections: Language and literacy; Identity; Roles and responsibilities

Recommended for ages 3-6.

Additional Information 
12 pages | 8.00" x 6.00"

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$7.95

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