Surprise! We saw bears

Newcomers learning to camp saw a black bear and her cubs. The bears were far away. They took pictures of the bears. Photo - Parks Canada

Newcomers learning to camp saw a black bear and her cubs. The bears were far away. They took pictures of the bears.
Photo – Parks Canada

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Newcomers to Canada enjoy learning about camping and wildlife.

Last year we went camping. We camped in a national park.

We woke up very early. We went bird watching. We didn’t see any birds.

We saw a black bear and her cubs!

We were very surprised.

The bears were far away from us.

We were very quiet.

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A baby black bear learns the ropes
Bear cubs and sow at watering hole

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Tips to keep your brain healthy

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Story adapted from The Vancouver Sun by Patty Bossort

LEVEL 1

You can keep your brain healthy.

Five simple ways to keep your brain healthy:

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Reading by: Patty Bossort

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Brother and sister cook up sauce

PHOTO - MARK VAN MANEN / VANCOUVER SUN Skylar and Chloe Sinow make pasta sauce.

PHOTO – MARK VAN MANEN / VANCOUVER SUN
Skylar and Chloe Sinow make pasta sauce.

Level 2

Story adapted from The Vancouver Sun by Patty Bossort

Skylar and Chloe Sinow run their own business.

They make and sell pasta sauces.

They wrote a cookbook.

Their business is called Kids Can Cook Gourmet.

The sauces

They make three kinds of sauces.

One hundred and thirty stores in Alberta and B.C. sell their sauces.

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Listen to “Brother and sister cook up sauce”

Reading by Patty Bossort

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