Telling Tales Festival

On Demand

Age / Grade 0-4 / Early Years 4-6 / Kindergarten

In this video, Laura and her daughter Ruby talk about the importance of seeing
ourselves in the stories we read They also find out how we can begin to understand
other people when we read their stories too.

These picture books are best for kids from birth to age 8. The captivating illustrations
and stories take readers from a Mi’gmaq community in Nova Scotia to an island in the
Caribbean; from an Inuit community in the Arctic to an Ojibwe horse ranch.

Watch this video to find out more about Ashley, Ukpik, and Malaika—not to mention the
Ojibwe horses and the animals of the Chinese New Year!