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The Book, Lesson Plan and Poster (English) – The Orange Shirt Story Package – Mailed out on Sept – Medicine Wheel Education Aboriginal Education, Indigenous Education, Canadian History, Native American History, American Symbols, American Indians, Storyboard, Every Child Matters, Explore Quotes

What is Orange Shirt Day? | CBC Kids

Orange Shirt Day (September 30th) is a day when we honour the Indigenous children who were sent away to residential schools in Canada.

Hide and Sneak - by Michael Arvaarluk Kusugak, illustrated by Vladyana Krykorka. Allashua gets lost after playing hide and seek with an Ijiraq. Aboriginal Children, Aboriginal Art, Indigenous Education, Fifth Grade, Grade 2, Canadian History, Native Canadian, Native American, Inclusion Classroom

Hide and Sneak

Hide and Sneak book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Inuit author Michael Kusugak (A Promise Is A Promise, Baseball Bat...

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Sometimes I Feel Like a Fox: Book Review

Sometimes I Feel Like a Fox by Danielle Daniel. Book review with links to book-related activities. By Grade ONEderful

Read "Sugar Falls A Residential School Story" by David A. Robertson available from Rakuten Kobo. BASED ON A TRUE STORY* A school assignment to interview a residential school survivor leads Daniel to Betsy, his friend'. Aboriginal Education, Indigenous Education, Aboriginal Culture, Margaret Atwood, Canada Day, Fall Words, Illustrator, Canadian History, Native Canadian

Sugar Falls: A Residential School Story

BASED ON A TRUE STORY* A school assignment to interview a residential school survivor leads Daniel to Betsy, his friend''s grandmother, who tells him her story. Abandoned as a young child, Betsy was soon adopted into a loving family. A few short years later, at the age of 8, everything changed. Betsy was taken away to a residential school. There she was forced to endure abuse and indignity, but Betsy recalled the words her father spoke to her at Sugar Falls ? words that gave her the…

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Dear Canada: These Are My Words: The Residential School Diary of Violet Pesheens

Dear Canada: These Are My Words: The Residential School Diary of Violet Pesheens on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Dear Canada: These Are My Words: The Residential School Diary of Violet Pesheens

New Revelstoke Aboriginal education teacher Nadia McLaren to show Muffins for Granny her documentary on life in residential schools. Aboriginal Education, Indigenous Education, Indian Residential Schools, Survivor Live, University Of Alberta, Canadian History, Native Canadian, School Resources, School Info

MUFFINS FOR GRANNY

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Jingle Dancer by Cynthia Leitich Smith and Cornelius Van Wright and Ying-Hwa Hu (Picture Book for Young Readers) Native American Heritage Month, Native American Children, Native American Pictures, American Indians, Mighty Girl, Children's Picture Books, Children's Literature, First Nations, Childrens Books

#IndigenousReads by Indigenous Writers: A Children’s Reading List

Only 1% of the children’s books published in the U.S. in 2016 featured Indigenous characters, and even fewer (1/4 of the 1% = 8 books total) were written by Indigenous authors. “Most of what kids see…

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Siha Tooskin Knows The Strength Of His Hair

Where can you find strength when someone disrespects you? And what does having strength really mean? Paul Wahasaypa-Siha Tooskin-has learned from Ena (his mom) and Ade (his dad) to maintain a strong mind, heart, and spirit. Though starting at a new school can be hard, especially when the kids there have never experienced the values and culture of the Nakota people. Join Paul as Mitoshin (his grandfather) helps remind him how strength of character can be found in the strength of his hair. The…

When We Were Alone is a children's book that introduces the life of kids in a First Nations residential school. It is moving, yet full of hope and pride. Native American Children, American Indians, Cree Indians, American Symbols, American Women, American Art, American History, Residential Schools, Album Jeunesse

When We Were Alone: A Residential School Storybook {Book Review}

When We Were Alone is a children's book that introduces the life of kids in a First Nations residential school. It is moving, yet full of hope and pride.

During an unfortunate mishap, young Awâsis loses Kôhkum’s freshly baked world-famous bannock. Not knowing what to do, Awâsis seeks out a variety of other-than-human relatives willing to help. What adventures are in store for Awâsis? Books To Read, My Books, Story Books, Counting Books, Green Eggs And Ham, What Book, Chapter Books, World Famous, Kids Reading

Awâsis And The World-famous Bannock

During an unfortunate mishap, young Awâsis loses Kôhkum''s freshly baked world-famous bannock. Not knowing what to do, Awâsis seeks out a variety of other-than-human relatives willing to help. What adventures are in store for Awâsis?

Arctic: The Polar Bear Son: An Inuit Tale: Lydia Dabcovich. Ages Inuit folktale of the adoption of a bear who helps the old woman. Illustrator, Bear Cubs, Polar Bears, Tiger Cubs, Tiger Tiger, Bengal Tiger, Arctic Animals, Wild Animals, Baby Animals

The Polar Bear Son: An Inuit Tale

A lonely old woman adopts, cares for, and raises a polar bear as if he were her own son, until jealous villagers threaten the bear''s life, forcing him to leave his home and his mother," in a retelling of a traditional Inuit folktale. "

Decolonize your bookshelf: 18 kids books featuring characters of colour Every Child Matters, Indian Literature, American Library Association, Bookshelves Kids, Monthly Themes, S Pic, First Nations, Nursery Rhymes, Writing A Book

Decolonize your bookshelf: 18 kids books featuring characters of colour

Decolonize your bookshelf: 18 kids books featuring characters of colour

In this feature film, the profound impact of the Canadian government’s residential school system is conveyed through the eyes of two children who were forced to face hardships beyond their years. Indian Residential Schools, Christian School, Romance Movies, Emotional Abuse, Documentary Film, Prime Video, First Nations, Feature Film, Film Movie

We Were Children

Warning: this film contains disturbing content and is recommended for audiences 16 years of age and older. Parental discretion, and/or watching this film within a group setting, is strongly advised. If you need counselling support, please contact Health Canada. In this feature film, the profound impact of the Canadian government’s residential school system is conveyed through the eyes of two children who were forced to face hardships beyond their years. As young children, Lyna and Glen were…