Fatty Legs – Pick and Choose Literature Study

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Fatty Legs shares about a time in Canadian history when there were Residential Schools for Aboriginal students. These schools took Aboriginal students far away from their families, their language and their culture. Fatty Legs is a true story about a young Aboriginal girl who attend a residential school. It is an opportunity to learn about her experience first hand.

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Here is the Fatty Legs – Pick and Choose Literature Study. This study is made for you and your student to choose the activities that best meet your needs.

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(this study is in the Creative Commons and is free for your use)

Residential School Booklist

If you are interested in learning more about Residential Schools here are some other options for you:

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Stranger at Home (sequel to Fatty Legs) by Christy Jordan-Fenton

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When I was Eight (story of Fatty Legs for younger students) by Christy Jordan-Fenton

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Not My Girl (younger version of Stranger at Home) by Christy Jordan-Fenton

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My Name is Seepeetza by Shirley Sterling

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As Long as the Rivers Flow by Larry Loyie

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I Am not a Number by Jenny Kay Dupuis

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Kookum’s Red Shoes by Peter Eyvidson

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Shin-Chi’s Canoe by Nicola Campbell

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Shi-shi-etko by Nicola Campbell

(affiliate links from Amazon.ca)

 

 

Kamik’s First Sled – Pick and Choose Literature Study

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Kamik’s First Sled is about Jake and his puppy Kamik. Jake wants to raise Kamik as a sled dog, and his grandmother helps him with the knowledge he needs to train Kamik. Jake and Kamik explore the tundra but get stuck in a storm. Jake remembers the teaching from his grandmother and him and Kamik are able to return home.

Kamik’s First Sled (for the US)Kamik’s First Sled (for Canada)

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Here is the Kamik’s First Sled – Pick and Choose Unit Study. This study is geared to reading through the book and picking the activities that you feel meet the needs of your student and your family. There is a wide variety to choose from. Enjoy!

This study is under the Creative Commons and free for your use)

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You may be interested in similar books:

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Our First Caribou Hunt (for the US)
Our First Caribou Hunt (for Canada)

Our First Caribou Hunt Pick and Choose Literature Study

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Nala’s Magical Mitsiaq: A Story of Inuit Adoption (for the US)
Nala’s Magical Mitsiaq: A Story of Inuit Adoption (for Canada)

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Kamik: An Inuit Puppy Story (for the US)
Kamik: An Inuit Puppy Story (for Canada)


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Kamik Joins the Pack (for US)
Kamik Joins the Pack (for Canada)

Our First Caribou Hunt – Pick and Choose Literature Study Free!

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Our First Caribou Hunt is about two children as they watch their father prepare for a caribou hunt. As they go on the hunt they learn about safety and being prepared for anything in their environment. It is a great book about learning about the Inuit today.

You can find the book here:

Our First Caribou Hunt (for the US)
Our First Caribou Hunt (for Canada)

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Here is the Our First Caribou Hunt – Pick and Choose Unit Study. This study is geared to reading through the book and picking the activities that you feel meet the needs of your student and your family. There is a wide variety to choose from. Enjoy!

This study is under the Creative Commons and free for your use)

Creative Commons Liscence

You may be interested in similar books:

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Nala’s Magical Mitsiaq: A Story of Inuit Adoption (for the US)
Nala’s Magical Mitsiaq: A Story of Inuit Adoption (for Canada)

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Kamik: An Inuit Puppy Story (for the US)
Kamik: An Inuit Puppy Story (for Canada)

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Kamik’s First Sled (for the US) Kamik’s First Sled (for Canada)

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Kamik Joins the Pack (for the US)
Kamik Joins the Pack (for Canada)

(affiliate links from Amazon)