Nokum is my teacher (Book, 2006) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Nokum is my teacher

Author: Dave Bouchard; Allen Sapp; Northern Cree Singers.
Publisher: Calgary : Red Deer Press, 2006.
Series: Northern lights books for children.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
In a dialogue with his grandmother, a boy questions the need to go to school and learn to read about things that are remote from their home on the reserve, but she guides him to an understanding of the importance of learning about the outside world while retaining respect for the ways of their people.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Pictorial works Juvenile fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dave Bouchard; Allen Sapp; Northern Cree Singers.
ISBN: 0889953678 9780889953673
Language Note: Text in English and Cree.
OCLC Number: 253728469
Notes: "Bilingual Cree and English audio recording enclosed"--Cover.
Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 25 x 29 cm + 1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 cm).
Series Title: Northern lights books for children.
Responsibility: by David Bouchard ; paintings by Allen Sapp ; singing and drumming by Northern Cree.

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In a dialogue with his grandmother, a boy questions the need to go to school and learn to read about things that are remote from their home on the reserve, but she guides him to an understanding of the importance of learning about the outside world while retaining respect for the ways of their people.
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