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Secret Path by: Gord Downie & Jeff Lemire


This is a great resource for students to learn about residential schools. The book is mainly pictures with the lyrics from Gord Downie’s song. Along with the book there is also a website that teachers are able to access and use within their classroom to teach their students on residential schools.


This website to the story book secret path by Gord Downie and Jeff Lemire. It allows students to learn more about residential schools and get more of an insight into how it was for Aboriginal people that were forced to these schools.

This website is a great resource for teachers when creating a lesson plan on residential schools. It helps teachers create plans and help educator their students on these schools.

This website is a great recourse for teachers wanting to create inclusive classrooms. It helps teachers make a safe and comfortable environment for all students and learns how to have each student feel welcome.