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The Water Walker

Author

Joanne Robertson

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Suggested grade level:

K - 2nd

Climate Commitment:

Save water

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Language:

English

Book notes:

Strong focus on Indigenous themes

AR Points:

About the Book

The determined story of an Ojibwe grandmother (nokomis), Josephine Mandamin, and her great love for nibi (water). Nokomis walks to raise awareness of our need to protect nibi for future generations and for all life on the planet. She, along with other women, men and youth, has walked around all the Great Lakes from the four salt waters, or oceans, to Lake Superior. The walks are full of challenges, and by her example she challenges us all to take up our responsibility to protect our water, the giver of life, and to protect our planet for all generations.

Climate Commitment Activity

Save water

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Reflection Sheets and Book Reviews

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