The Red Maple Award™ reading program offers students in Grades 7-9 an opportunity to read the best of Canada's recent young adult fiction titles. Based on student voting across the province, the most popular book is then selected and author is honoured with the Red Maple Award™.
The White Pine Award™ reading program offers high school students an opportunity to read the best of Canada's recent young adult fiction titles. Based on student voting across the province, the most popular book is then selected and author is honoured with the White Pine Award™.
"The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) is a national, not-for-profit organization founded in 1976. We are dedicated to encouraging, promoting and supporting the reading, writing, illustrating and publishing of Canadian books for young readers. Our programs, publications, and resources help teachers, librarians, booksellers and parents select the very best for young readers." - See more at: http://bookcentre.ca/about/
Social Justice and Diversity Book Bank - Provides help finding books according to theme.
Teacher's Book Bank a database of Canadian historical fiction and non-fiction books.
The Toronto District School Board is a publisher of many documents across the curriculum which address inclusion as well as subject specific topics. Search QCAT for Toronto District School Board as publisher for a complete list.
The TDSB publishes great resources like Booklists on their website:
Challenging Homophobia and Heterosexism: A K-12 Curriculum Resource Guide:
Summer Reading List Grades 9 - 12: