Shattering the Silence: The Hidden History of Indian Residential Schools in Saskatchewan ebook is a major source of information on Indian Residential Schools located in what is now Saskatchewan. The online supplementary resources include films/videos, books, artistic expressions, teaching guides, a map, legacies, an historical timeline, survivor stories, and so on. Please go to http://www2.uregina.ca/education/saskindianresidentialschools/ to download a free copy.
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Great map of residential schools
North Boys: The Story of Jimmy and Charlie was recently released in February 2012. Filmed in northern B.C. and Yukon over an 18 month period it is Second Shooter Productions’ first film.The 20 minute documentary is the story of Charlie Pete of Lower Post, B.C. who led a sometimes tortured and troubled life. So did his good friend Jimmy Dennis. As children, both were taken away from their homes on the same day in 1944. They never saw their families again. Both men have spent a lifetime trying to overcome the impact of that traumatic day and the eight years that followed. Order your copy at:
Second Shooter Productions Ltd.
18 Dolly Varden Drive
Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A-6A1
Strong Nations Publishing, a branch of Strong Nations, launched the new Strong Readers on September 17, 2012! A new guided reading series chock full of science, numeracy, social responsibility, language arts and oral language teachings. Our books are rich with text features and have beautiful illustrations and photographs. Click on the book title, then click on Google Preview button below the book image to have a closer look. Our titles have been leveled using Fountas and Pinnell criteria as well as measured against a PM Benchmark Assessment tool. Download an order form: Strong Readers Order Form
The following is a list of categories of resource materials that from the national Project of Heart website that have been compiled for your use in Project of Heart. If you click on any one of these headings you will have access to multiple resources to help you in your journey of learning.
Survivor Reflections and Testimonials
Expression Through the Arts
Teacher Guides/Lesson Plans
By Teachers for Teachers
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