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❰Epub❯ ➟ Dear Canada Author Ruby Slipperjack – Padreramon.co Violet Pesheen is struggling to adjust to her new life at Residential School She misses her Grandma; she has run ins with Cree girls; at her “white” school everyone just stares; and everything sheViolet Pesheen is struggling to adjust to her new life at Residential School She misses her Grandma; she has run ins with Cree girls; at her “white” school everyone just stares; and everything she brought has been taken from her including her name—she is now just a number But w.

Orst of all she has a fear A fear of forgetting the things she treasures most her Anishnabe language; the names of those she knew before; and her traditional customs A fear of forgetting who she wasHer notebook is the one place she can record all of her worries and heartbreaks and me.

dear epub canada ebok Dear Canada ePUBOrst of all she has a fear A fear of forgetting the things she treasures most her Anishnabe language; the names of those she knew before; and her traditional customs A fear of forgetting who she wasHer notebook is the one place she can record all of her worries and heartbreaks and me.

ePUB Ruby Slipperjack î î Dear Canada eBook ↠

ePUB Ruby Slipperjack î î Dear Canada eBook ↠ Ruby Slipperjack was born in Whitewater Lake Ontario where she was raised on traditional stories and crafts Slipperjack attended Shingwauk Residential School in Sault Ste Marie and high school in Thunder Bay Ontario She earned her BA and BEd from Lakehead University in 1989 Slipperjack is also an accomplished painter Ruby is from the Fort Hope Indian Band in Ontario Currently she is

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  1. Adriyanna Zimmermann Adriyanna Zimmermann says:

    ePUB Ruby Slipperjack î î Dear Canada eBook ↠ dear epub, canada ebok, Dear Canada ePUBThese Are My Words The Residential School Diary of Violet Pesheens by Ruby Slipperjack tells the story of 12 year old Violet Pynut and her experience at a residential school during the years 1966 and 1967 Like previous Dear Canada books the novel is told in a diary like format If you’re unfamiliar with the Dear Canada series they are books published by Scholastic Canada with the purpose of introducing middle grade readers to Canadian history through fictionalized diary entries along with an epilogue historical note and usually real photographs and maps Most of the books are written by different authors but the format is always the sameThe diary like format has always been my favourite thing about this series and THESE ARE MY WORDS is no exception The diary entries help wi


  2. Becki Becki says:

    ePUB Ruby Slipperjack î î Dear Canada eBook ↠ dear epub, canada ebok, Dear Canada ePUBI felt like the plight of Violet was romanticize a bit It seemed that Violet had a choice to be at the school I don't feel that the book accurately portrays what the Native Americans went through in Residential Schools Violet seemed to lack any emotion at all and in the end decided to go home and not return I'm no expert but I'm pretty sure they didn't actually have a choice I was disappointed Having said all of that if this is your first introduction to what happened it could be a good stepp


  3. Sarah Sarah says:

    ePUB Ruby Slipperjack î î Dear Canada eBook ↠ dear epub, canada ebok, Dear Canada ePUB3 stars for These are my WordsThoughts and plotDear Canada series continues to bring history to life for children with These Are My Words The Residential School Diary of Violet Pesheens by Ruby Slipperjack This book tells the story of 12 year old Violet Pynut and her experience at a residential school While I the idea of a diary covering this topic the story fell a bit short for me due


  4. Lan Lan says:

    ePUB Ruby Slipperjack î î Dear Canada eBook ↠ dear epub, canada ebok, Dear Canada ePUBI was really glad to see this book as the newest chapter in this series As a teacher I think it's crucial to address the dark parts of our country's history and to find an accessible way to bring them to children who need to learn about them I also appreciate the series branching out to be less Euro centric both in its authors and its historical subjectsThat said however this installment isn't as good as some of the other entries in the series partly because of the writing style which is overly simplistic and very bare I was hoping to be able to use this as a novel study with my students but the lack of sentence variety makes me worry it would be very dull to read aloudAs others have said it seems a little sanitized


  5. Debbie Debbie says:

    ePUB Ruby Slipperjack î î Dear Canada eBook ↠ dear epub, canada ebok, Dear Canada ePUBA sensitive look for young readers as to how residential schools affected Indigenous Canadians past and present Highly recommend


  6. Young Adult Historical Vault Young Adult Historical Vault says:

    ePUB Ruby Slipperjack î î Dear Canada eBook ↠ dear epub, canada ebok, Dear Canada ePUBThis is such a hard book to read but such an important one Not hard in that it was poorly written much the contrary it was remarkably well written and powerful but that the subject matter is difficu


  7. Elle Kay Elle Kay says:

    ePUB Ruby Slipperjack î î Dear Canada eBook ↠ dear epub, canada ebok, Dear Canada ePUBFrom what I know of Canada's history this is uite sanitized I was also disappointed to read on the last page that this was a fictional account The book appears as if it is based on legitimate diaries kept at the time although that seemed far fetched; mayb


  8. Alison Alison says:

    ePUB Ruby Slipperjack î î Dear Canada eBook ↠ dear epub, canada ebok, Dear Canada ePUBI've tried a few times to introduce this series to my daughter but she's shown no interest Friday they were talking about the residential schools at daycare and I happened to have this one with me I handed it to her and she's now half done Life connections to reading material do make a difference We'll see if she'll try others


  9. Jay! Jay! says:

    ePUB Ruby Slipperjack î î Dear Canada eBook ↠ dear epub, canada ebok, Dear Canada ePUBSo good but very depressingI think you need to go in knowing that you will hear of violence but also of hope


  10. Sydney Sydney says:

    ePUB Ruby Slipperjack î î Dear Canada eBook ↠ dear epub, canada ebok, Dear Canada ePUBAlthough a little dry and repetitive at times this story is a great way to introduce middle grade readers to the Canadian residential schooling system


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