Introduction

World Refugee Day is June 18th. This year's theme is "Protecting Refugees: Rebuilding Lives in Safety and Dignity".
UNHCR -World Refugee Day 2008 --info and some images

What questions can you think of to help you learn more about refugees?
What...? Where... ? Who... ? When... ? Why... ? How... ? What if...?

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Print Resources, Books and Magazines


Look on HIP , our school's online catalogue or Regina Public Library's online catalogue with these keywords and phrases:

Subject Headings:

Refugees Immigrants

Picture Book Titles:

Brothers in Hope: The Story of the Lost boys of Sudan by Mary Williams E Wil
A Haitian Story of Hope: Selavi by Youme
Sami And The Time of Troubles by Florence Parry Heide & Judith Heide Gilliland
The Caged Birds of Phnom Pehn by Frederick Lipp
Gleam And Glow by Eve Bunting
The Color Of Home by Mary Hoffman

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Encyclopedias

Type keywords and phrases into the search bar of these online resources.
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Database Resources


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Websites

UNHCR -Special Events -- posters from previous years


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Image & Sound Resources

UNHCR -Multimedia-Photos-- photo gallery of refugees
UNHCR -Multimedia-Videos --video clips of refugees

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Community Resources

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For further searching refer to the following pages:
Reference Sources - atlases, encyclopedias, dictionairies, almanacs, etc.
Search Tools - search engines, directories, portals
Copyright Friendly Resources