Not My Girl Lessons - Reconciliation - Inclusive Learning
Supporting Indigenous Resources for Inclusive Learning for Elementary School Students
This book study has using reading comprehension strategies: connection, visualization, question, and infer ... plus other activities including a take home mini-book!
Student and teacher assessment rubrics are customized for each lesson.
Not My Girl, written by Christy Jordan-Fenton and Margret Pokiak-Fenton and illustrated by Gabrielle Grimard, depicts the struggles an Inuit girl experiences while reuniting with her family after attending a northern residential school. This is a younger child's version of the novel, A Stranger at Home.
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To obtain a copy of this book and others like it, I recommend checking out Strong Nations, an online bookstore supplying indigenous and Native American books. Not only do they have an extensive selection, they provide themed book bundles for all age ranges.