If you are wondering what Orange Shirt Day is all about watch the following video:
Having a conversation at home will help bring some understanding around the topic for you and your children
Parents here are some questions you could ask your children:
- What sort of bad things happened in Residential Schools?
- What was the purpose of Residential Schools? (Why were they created?)
- How would you or your family react if you had to go to one of these schools?
- Why is learning about this part of Canadian history important?