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Best of 1996
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Table of Contents
Volume III Number 16
April 11, 1997
- Hungry Animals: My First Look at a Food
A New Butterfly: My First Look at
- A Seed Grows: My First Look at a Plant's Life
- Pamela Hickman. Illustrated by Heather Collins.
- Review by Leslie Millar.
- Preschool - grade 3 / Ages 3 - 8.
- Whales - Killer Whales, Blue Whales and More.
Wild Dogs - Wolves, Coyotes and Foxes.
- Deborah Hodge. Illustrated by Pat Stephens.
- Review by Harriet Zaidman.
- Kindergarten - grade 5 / Ages 5 - 10.
- No Orchids for Andrea!
- Chrystine Brouillet. Illustrated by Nathalie Gagnon.
- Translated by Linda
- Review by Naomi Gerrard.
- Grades 2 - 5 / Ages 7 - 10.
- Enchantment in the Garden.
- Shirley Hughes.
- Review by Jennifer Sullivan.
- Grade 2 and up / Ages 7 and up.
- Kenneth Oppel.
- Review by Dave Jenkinson.
- Grade 3 - 7 / Ages 8 - 12.
- A Completely Different Place.
- Perry Nodelman.
- Review by Irene Gordon.
- Grades 4 - 8 / Ages 9 - 13.
- Dance Like a Poor Man.
- Samuel Hofer.
- Review by Dave Jenkinson.
- Grades 6 - 10 / Ages 11 - 15.
- Pas de quartier pour les poires.
- Guy Lavigne.
- Review by Kathleen Kellet-Betsos.
- Grades 8 - 12 / Ages 13 - 17.
- Gabrielle Roy: Creation and
- Linda M. Clemente and William A. Clemente.
- Review by Carol Harvey.
- Grades 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.
- Partnerships For Classroom
- Suzanne Girard and Kathlene R. Willing.
- Review by Brenda Partridge.
- Professional: K - 8.
ED-RES Web Site Reviews
- Attention-Deficit Disorder Archives.
- Review by Kevin W. Doyle.
- Canadian National Earthquake Hazard Program.
- Review by Cathy Steeves.
- The Complete Works of Shakespeare.
- Review by Mary Marshall.
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