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Roots celebrates the cultural diversity of Canada by looking at how people from all over the world started new lives in an adopted country. Read stories of surviving slavery, refugee and internment camps. Reach back to the early days of the railroad in a poem, and check out old immigration posters encouraging people to move to Canada. Read harrowing personal accounts and heartbreaking letters, and share the celebration of others who have found a new life and a new home through articles and short stories.

To place an order outside of Canada, please call 1-800-336-0980.

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Weight 0.23 kg
Dimensions 30.5 × 23 × .3 cm




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Learning Focus

Cross-Curricular, Guided Reading, Independent Reading, Literacy, Shared Reading, Struggling Readers


Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Yukon Territory


Language Arts/English

Series Editor

David Booth, Joan Green