Residential Schools

Internet Sites This is the official site of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada, there are lots of videos and resources that can be used.

this Vimeo site contains 193 different videos put together by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. a site about Residential schools that includes a time line, individual stories and teacher resources. online resources for teachers, as well as an educational kit which can be ordered  This site accompanies the book Residential Schools Righting Canada’s Wrongs gives an inside look at the book with sample spreads and also has teacher resources. FAQs on residential schools, compensation and the Truth and Reconciliation Commission map of the residential schools in Canada  Lost Innocence is a fictional comic book about Residential Schools.  This site has a preview copy and a teacher guide.   The Indian Residential Schools and Reconciliation Teacher Resource Guides for grades 5, 10 and 11/12 were developed by the First Nations Education Steering Committee and the First Nations Schools Association. They are our response to the call by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada for education bodies to develop age-appropriate educational materials about Indian Residential Schools.



residential school map

Residential Schools resource list




1000 conversations booklet


About lauragroome

I am a high school teacher for the Toronto District School Board, this site is meant for my students to have greater access to what is going on in class and to raise some topics of interest.
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