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Parent/Teacher Guide


for When We Were Alone
by Susy Komishin

Grade: for all teachers
4.75 out of 5 based on 4 customer ratings
(4 customer reviews)
SKU: 978-1-55379-691-6 Categories: ,

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Format:
  • eBook

The Parent/Teacher Guide provides ideas for parents and teachers sharing and discussing themes—sometimes difficult ones—that are presented in the story When We Were Alone.  With this story, parents and educators can discuss diverse perspectives, experiences, and traditions with young readers that foster a deeper understanding of ourselves as human beings and of our relationships with others.

This guide presents:

  • Key concepts of residential schools and Indigenous perspectives.
  • Ideas to guide student learning.
  • Approaches and suggestions that guide the reading.
  • Discussion topics and activities to deepen readers’ understanding of the abstract concepts addressed in the story.
  • A Cree word list.

4 reviews for Parent/Teacher Guide

  1. 5 out of 5

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    Amazing resource

  2. 4 out of 5

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    Have read the book, looking forward to seeing the guide, so my rating is for the book.

  3. 5 out of 5

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    What a special book about children being forced into a culture. Yet, these children keep their culture that is valued! Love this book!

  4. 5 out of 5

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    What an amazing story about children being forced into a culture. Yet, these children keep and value their own culture! A beautifully written story!

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