Powwow Counting in Cree

  • Illustrated By: Melinda Josie
  • Pages:24
  • Publisher:Portage & Main Press
  • Themes:cree, powwow, picture book, for kids, indigenous
  • Pub Date:08/07/2013
  • Lexile:370L
  • Fountas & Pinnell Text Level Gradient:H

This unique counting book introduces children to numbers one to ten in Cree. Discover vibrant illustrations on every page that reflect the rich culture and traditions of the Cree people. Through rhyme, rhythm, and powwow imagery, this book makes language learning a joyful experience for young readers.

A pronunciation guide is included in the back of the book.

Approved resource for Manitoba classrooms.



Selected for Best Books for Kids & Teens

– The Canadian Children's Book Centre

Highly Recommended.

– CM Association
McNally Robinson Book for Young People Award   | 2014  |  Winner
OLA's First Nations Communities READ   | 2014  |  Short-listed