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Table of Contents
Volume VI Number 16
April 14, 2000

Book Reviews

canMr. McGratt and the Ornery Cat.
Marilyn Helmer. Illustrated by Martine Gourbault.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Preschool - grade 2 / Ages 3 - 7.

cdnJillian Jigs and the Secret Surprise.
Phoebe Gilman.
Review by Joan Payzant.
Preschool - grade 3 / Ages 3 - 8.

canHow Cold Was It?
Jane Barclay. Illustrated by Janice Donato.
Review by Susan Fonseca.
Grades 1 - 4 / Ages 6 - 9.

cdnHockey's Hottest Series.
James Duplacey.
Review by Deborah Mervold.
Grades 2 - 6 / Ages 7 - 11.

cdnKit: The Adventures of a Raccoon.
Shirley Woods. Illustrated by Celia Godkin.
Review by Carol McDougall.
Grades 3 - 6 / Ages 8 - 11.

canAlecia's Challenge. (Sports Stories, 32).
Sandra Diersch.
Review by Audrey Cormier.
Grades 3 - 8 / Ages 8 - 13.

canA Barnyard Bestiary.
David Bouchard. Illustrated by Kimball Allen.
Review by Alison Mews.
Grades 3 and up / Ages 8 and up.

cdnCinco de Mayo: Yesterday and Today.
Claudia Burr, Krystyna Libura and Maria Cristina Urrutia.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 4 - 6 / Ages 9 - 11.

cdnThe Mystery of Ireland's Eye.
Shane Peacock.
Review by Joan Marshall.
Grades 4 - 7 / Ages 9 - 12.

cdnSkywalking: How Ten Young Basketball Stars Soared to the Pros.
Jeff Rud.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Grades 5 and up / Ages 10 and up.

Ishbel Moore.
Review by Betsy Fraser.
Grades 6 - 11 / Ages 11 - 16.

canBlueberry Clouds.
Rita Bouvier.
Review by Terry Vatrt.
Grades 9 and up / Ages 14 and up.

canLearning with Literature in the Canadian Elementary Classroom.
Joyce Bainbridge and Sylvia Pantaleo.
Review by Reesa Cohen.

cdn Self-Discipline: Using Portfolios to Help Students Develop Self-Awareness, Manage Emotions and Build Relationships.
Rob Kerr.
Review by Gail Hamilton.

Video Reviews
cdn Tarantulas. (Champions of the Wild Series).
Andrew Gardner (Director). Christian Bruyere (Producer). Michael Chechik (Executive Producer).
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 2 - 6 / Ages 7 - 11 (Tarantulas).

cdn Elephants. (Champions of the Wild Series).
Christian Bruyere (Director & Producer). Michael Chechik (Executive Producer).
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 3 - 6 / Ages 8 - 11.


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