Discovering Animals: English * French * Cree

Illustrated by: Neepin Auger
ISBN 9781771602341
Softcover | Publication Date: October 17, 2017
Book Dimensions: 6.5 in x 6.5 in
30 Pages
$12.00 CAD

About the Book

The third book in this colourful and unique series introduces preschool and kindergarten classrooms interested in learning English, French or Cree as a second language to everyday words using original and vibrant illustrations.

Neepin Auger’s books for children contain original, brightly coloured images and early education level concepts familiar to everyone. Playful and bold, this dynamic series will educate and entertain preschoolers, parents and teachers alike.

In addition to the English words presented, the French and Cree equivalents are also given, making these some of the most dynamic and useful board books on the market, perfectly suitable for the classroom, library and nursery.

About the Author(s)

Neepin Auger is a Cree artist, educator and mother. Originally from the Bigstone Cree Nation in northern Alberta, she has been painting for over ten years, having studied art under her father, Dale Auger, a renowned First Nations artist and author of the award-winning children’s book Mwakwa – Talks to the Loon: A Cree Story for Children (Heritage House, 2006). Neepin graduated from the Department of Education and Schooling at Mount Royal University and is now a full-time teacher. She is also mother to one daughter, Gracie, whom she believes is her greatest masterpiece. Her first books in the series, Discovering Words and Discovering Numbers, were published by RMB in 2013. Neepin Auger lives in Calgary, Alberta.

Reviews

“[A] contemporary board book perfectly suitable for the classroom, library and nursery.”
– Canadian Children’s Book Centre’s Best Books for Kids & Teens

“Discovering Animals will stimulate enthusiastic growing minds with new sounds and expand vocabulary. A great book to have in classrooms, libraries and art rooms!”
– Resource Links