Speaking Our Truth: A Journey of Reconciliation

Monique Gray Smith (author)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781459815841

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Canada's relationship with its Indigenous people has suffered as a result of both the Residential School system and the lack of understanding of the historical and current impact of those schools. Healing and repairing that relationship requires education, awareness and increased understanding of the legacy and the impacts still being felt by Survivors and their families. Guided by acclaimed Indigenous author Monique Gray Smith, readers will learn about the lives of Survivors and listen to allies who are putting the findings of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission into action.

Reading Level
Lexile
1050L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
X
ATOS
7.2
DRA
60
Categories
Genre
Cultural/Diversity History Social Issues
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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