A Day's Work
Grade 1-Grade 6
Francisco's Spanish speaking grandfather has just arrived in America and is in need of work. Francisco goes with him to wait for a job and to interpret. When a landscaper arrives, Francisco leads him to believe that Grandfather is a gardener. Francisco and...
Buddy - The First Seeing Eye Dog - Daily Lesson Guide and Trade Book
NAD Pathways Grade 3 selection for Theme 5: Friends & Family. True account of Buddy the German Shepard's training at a school for police dogs in the late 1920s and his special relationship with the young Morris Frank, a blind man who trained Buddy to be...
Building Resilient Christians - A Goal of Adventist Education
"Our schools need to focus on building Christians who are able to deal with difficult situations without losing their faith. We need to find out how to better educate our students so that they will become good Christians and useful citizens, and remain...
This website provides a wealth of character education resources featuring 6 pillars based on the book, Making Ethical Decisions (partly available online): trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring, and citizenship.
Heroes of the Far North
Grade 4-Grade 8
An inspirational story of heroism and devotion to duty. This is the story of a company of four Royal Canadian Mounted Police and their dog teams who in December, 1910, undertook a journey across 500 miles of wild, rugged, uninhabited country to deliver mail...
Jesus in Our Community - Sharing the Christ Who cares
"It has been proven that when a group of people have a goal in mind, and they work hard for that one goal, mighty things start to happen. This school year at Chinook Winds Adventist Academy (CWAA), we have seen wonderful things happen. For years now,...
Selina and the Bear Paw Quilt
Selina is Mennonite girl living in the States with her family during the Civil War. Because Mennonites are peace loving and refuse to be involved in killing anyone, they are considered disloyal by both sides. Consequently her family moves to Canada, leaving...
Grade 3-Grade 8
While searching for his uncle, a young boy joins the crew of an Eskimo whaling captain and learns the importance of whaling to the Eskimo culture. In the process he explores his own ancestry and personal values while exercising courage, and kindness to those...