A Day With Yayah

A Day With Yayah

Book - 2017
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"An Aboriginal family goes out to forage for edibles in the woods. Grandmother passes down her knowledge of plant life. This picture book is set in the Okanagon, British Columbia, and includes words in the language of the Nlaka'pamux people, also known as the Thompson River Salish. A glossary is included."--
Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia :, Tradewind Books,, 2017
ISBN: 9781926890098
Branch Call Number: E CAM
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Flett, Julie - Illustrator


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Cute story about a First Nations family foraging in the woods and learning Salish language. The story is too long for very young children and it is Salish language vocabulary heavy. A glossary is provided in the back to assist parents in pronunciation.

Sep 27, 2020

Wonderful story introducing language of a Canadian and northern Washington tribe.


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A First Nations family goes foraging in the woods. Yayah teaches her grandchildren vocabulary in the language of the Salish people.

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