Mental Health Week (May 4-10, 2020): ePicturebook Highlights

Mental Health Week (May 4-10, 2020): ePicturebook Highlights

A selection of picturebook e-resources available online from UBC Library related to Mental Health: Happy and Sad written by Madhav Chavan; illustrated by Rijuta Ghate. This book helps children to learn about feeling happy and sad through questions and answers by promoting emotional literacy. You Hold Me Up By Monique Gray Smith and Danielle Daniel […]

Featured New Children’s Books: March 2020

Featured New Children’s Books: March 2020

Click on the book cover to take you to the UBC Library catalogue record for the item. Hair love / Matthew A. Cherry; illustrations by Vashti Harrison. PZ7.1 .C49764 Hr 2019 The proudest blue: a story of hijab and family / Ibtihaj Muhammad. PZ7.1 .M76 2019   Just ask! : be different, be brave, be you […]

Featured New Resources: January 2020

Featured New Resources: January 2020

Click on the book cover to take you to the UBC Library catalogue record for the item. Inquiry illuminated : researcher’s workshop across the curriculum / Anne Goudvis, Stephanie Harvey, Brad Buhrow with Karen Halverson. LB1027.23 .G683 2019     Labor-based grading contracts : building equity and inclusion in the compassionate writing classroom / by Asao […]

Featured New Children’s & YA Books: January 2020

Featured New Children’s & YA Books: January 2020

Click on the book cover to take you to the UBC Library catalogue record for the item. Very rich / Polly Horvath. Pz7 .H8142 Vr 2018 Swing / Kwame Alexander with Mary Rand Hess. Pz7.5 .A44 Sw 2018 I will be okay : my name is Max, and all day long, I know I’ll be okay […]

Featured New Resources: December 2019

Featured New Resources: December 2019

Click on the book cover to take you to the UBC Library catalogue record for the item. Language assessment : principles and classroom practices / H. Douglas Brown ; Priyanvada Abeywickrama. P53.4 .B76 2019 What really works with universal design for learning / editors, Wendy W. Murawski, Kathy Lynn Scott. LC1201 .W43 2019 Start with the […]

Featured New Children’s & YA Books: December 2019

Featured New Children’s & YA Books: December 2019

Click on the book cover to take you to the UBC Library catalogue record for the item. Share your smile: : Raina’s guide to telling your own story / Raina Telgemeier. PN159 .T45 2019 The good egg / Jory John ; illustrations by Pete Oswald. PZ7 .J62168 Gd 2019 We are okay : a novel / […]

Featured New Arrivals: October 2019

Featured New Arrivals: October 2019

Click on the book cover to take you to the UBC Library catalogue record for the item. Nibi’s water song / Sunshine Tenasco ; illustrated by Chief Lady Bird. Call Number: PZ7 .T26 Nb 2019   Meet Tom Longboat / Elizabeth MacLeod ; illustrated by Mike Deas. Call Number: GV1061.15 .L65 M34 2019   Meet Violet […]

Reflecting on Student Reflections: Inquiry Insights from Teacher Education Students

By Wendy Traas and Yvonne Dawydiak Education Librarians were impressed by the quality of responses from students in the Unlock Library Literacy workshops in LLED 350 and LLED 360. As part of the learning activities during the workshops, teacher education students were asked to consider what questions they had about incorporating digital technology into the […]

Critical Literacy and Selecting Indigenous Literature

The Education Library collection includes resources that support a number of activities, including educational research and teaching–both in the Faculty of Education and in K-12 schools. On our shelves, you will find picture books and curriculum items alongside scholarly works. Our hope is that you approach and evaluate all materials in our collection, and those […]

Featured Children’s New Books Arrivals: July 2019

Featured Children’s New Books Arrivals: July 2019

Click on the book cover to take you to the UBC Library catalogue record for the item.    The squirrels’ busy year / Martin Jenkins ; illustrated by Richard Jones. Call Number: QB637.4 .J46 2018    Mary wears what she wants / Keith Negley. Call Number: PZ7.1 .N393 Mr 2019          New kid […]