Our Song: The Story of O' Canada, The Canadian National Anthem

Our Song: The Story of O' Canada, The Canadian National Anthem

by Peter Kuitenbrouwer, Ashley Spires
     
 

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A must-read for anyone who ever wondered about the origins of the Canadian national anthem, Our Song: The Story of "O Canada," The Canadian National Anthem lets young readers experience the 100-year evolution of "O Canada," from its composition in 1880 to the moment it was proclaimed the national anthem in 1980. Line by line in both official languages, "O Canada"

Overview

A must-read for anyone who ever wondered about the origins of the Canadian national anthem, Our Song: The Story of "O Canada," The Canadian National Anthem lets young readers experience the 100-year evolution of "O Canada," from its composition in 1880 to the moment it was proclaimed the national anthem in 1980. Line by line in both official languages, "O Canada" is brought to life by beautiful collage illustrations, and is accompanied by sheet music.

Ideal for teachers who are looking for a lively way to teach Canadian history, this is the first book in the Lobster Press series, "My Canada."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781897073995
Publisher:
Lobster Press
Publication date:
09/01/2008
Pages:
24
Product dimensions:
10.75(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range:
8 - 10 Years

Meet the Author

Award-winning reporter Peter Kuitenbrouwer has striven for personal success living and working in Canada, the United States and Mexico. A journalist for the National Post since 1997, Peter lives in Toronto with his wife, Mimi, and their children, Tallulah and Frits. The first edition of 7 Secrets came out when his daughter was two years-old and before his son was born. None of the secrets applied to author's children then, but now he's rereading it with them to get a few tips! Peter is also the author of Our Song: The Story of "O Canada," The Canadian National Anthem (2004), a bestseller from the Lobster Press "My Canada" Series.

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