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[PDF / Epub] ☆ I Am Not a Number Author Jenny Kay Dupuis – Stroyki.pro When eight year old Irene is removed from her First Nations family to live in a residential school she is confused frightened and terribly homesick She tries to remember who she is and where she came When eight year old Irene is removed from her First Nations family to live in a residential school she is confused frightened and terribly homesick She tries to remember who she is and where she came from despite the efforts of the nuns who are in charge at th.

E school and who tell her that she is not to use her own name but instead use the number they have assigned to her When she goes home for summer holidays Irene's parents decide never to send her and her brothers away again But where will they hide? And what wi.

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  1. MissBecka MissBecka says:

    PDF Jenny Kay Dupuis à I Am Not a Number PDF/EPUB Ü I Am Epub / Not a PDF à number ebok, I Am book, Not a ebok, Am Not a book, I Am Not a Number KindleI think the author did a wonderful job telling this heartbreaking truthShe relayed the terrible circumstances these children faced while still making it easy enough to be shared with digested by children There are details about the residential schools in the back of the book to further educate yourself and your tiny humansThank you NetGalley and Second Story Press for my DRC


  2. David Schaafsma David Schaafsma says:

    PDF Jenny Kay Dupuis à I Am Not a Number PDF/EPUB Ü I Am Epub / Not a PDF à number ebok, I Am book, Not a ebok, Am Not a book, I Am Not a Number KindleI am Not a Number is yet another contribution to the Canadian Truth and Reconciliation work a picture book based on the experience of Irene Couchie Dupuis grandmother to the aut


  3. Manybooks Manybooks says:

    PDF Jenny Kay Dupuis à I Am Not a Number PDF/EPUB Ü I Am Epub / Not a PDF à number ebok, I Am book, Not a ebok, Am Not a book, I Am Not a Number KindleJenny Kay Dupuis' and Kathy Kacer's I am Not a Number which is based on Jenny Kay Dupuis' grandmother Irene Couchie's personal experiences at one of Canada's numerous First Nations residential schools is an illustrated reader geared towards children not the youngest children since there is uite a large amount of sometimes dense narrative presented but I Am Not a Number is obviously still first and foremost meant for children And with the latter in mind in I am Not a Number the worst atrocities discovered to have been part and parcel of the residential school system in Canada are of course not included in the authors' main narrative and actually not even in the


  4. La Coccinelle La Coccinelle says:

    PDF Jenny Kay Dupuis à I Am Not a Number PDF/EPUB Ü I Am Epub / Not a PDF à number ebok, I Am book, Not a ebok, Am Not a book, I Am Not a Number KindleBooks like this don't exactly make one proud to be Canadian The dehumanizing measures that were taken against innocent children are difficult to read aboutHowever books like this are important This one tells the story of Irene Couchie grandmother of one of the authors and her y


  5. Annamaria Annamaria says:

    PDF Jenny Kay Dupuis à I Am Not a Number PDF/EPUB Ü I Am Epub / Not a PDF à number ebok, I Am book, Not a ebok, Am Not a book, I Am Not a Number KindleHow could I possibly forget my parents? How could I possibly forget who I was? Back home long hair was a source of pride We cut it when we lost a loved one Now it felt as if a part of me was dying with every strand that fellI was totally oblivious to the part of history that involved the Canadian Indian residential school system Apparently during the 19th20th century Indigenous kids from Canada were sent to these bording schools with the intent of being educated as to be euals to their European peers so that racial segregations wouldn't have been a problem any


  6. Elizabeth Elizabeth says:

    PDF Jenny Kay Dupuis à I Am Not a Number PDF/EPUB Ü I Am Epub / Not a PDF à number ebok, I Am book, Not a ebok, Am Not a book, I Am Not a Number KindleI Am Not A Number tells the story of Jenny Kay Dupuis' grandmother Irene Set in the 1920s Irene is taken away from her family and forced to endure horrible conditions and abuse in the Canadian residential school systemStunningly told and with stunning illustrations I Am Not A Number is absolutely worth reading especially as an introductory book for information on a difficult subject Although it is a picture book it definitely isn't intended for small children and might be appropriate for 8


  7. Canadian Reader Canadian Reader says:

    PDF Jenny Kay Dupuis à I Am Not a Number PDF/EPUB Ü I Am Epub / Not a PDF à number ebok, I Am book, Not a ebok, Am Not a book, I Am Not a Number KindleJenny Kay Dupuis writes in the first person in the voice of her grandmother as a child to tell how in 1928 little Irene aged eight and her two young brothers were taken from their home on the Nipissing First Nation Reserve just west of North Bay Ontario Their father was threatened with jail if he didn’t hand over the children to the Indian agent Resigned and grieved he and the children’s mother watched as the Canadian government representative drove off with them It would have been a long ride along what is now known as highway 17 to Spanish Ontario where the imposing Catholi


  8. Christine Christine says:

    PDF Jenny Kay Dupuis à I Am Not a Number PDF/EPUB Ü I Am Epub / Not a PDF à number ebok, I Am book, Not a ebok, Am Not a book, I Am Not a Number KindleIllustrations by Gillian NewlandTranslation by Muriel Sawyer and Geraldine McLeodContributions by Tory FisherDisclaimer I received a digit


  9. Barbara Barbara says:

    PDF Jenny Kay Dupuis à I Am Not a Number PDF/EPUB Ü I Am Epub / Not a PDF à number ebok, I Am book, Not a ebok, Am Not a book, I Am Not a Number KindleWhen she is eight Irene Couchie and her two brothers are forced to leave their home in Northern Ontariop to attend a boarding school The author refers to it as kidnapping and in many respects it is There the Anishinaabe girl endures all manner of cruel treatment at the hands of the nuns who run the school Not only is she given a number rather than a name thus attempting to erase her individuality but she also is punished for using her own language has her hair cut and is burned with hot coals to teach her a lesson To make matters worse she is not allowed to communi


  10. Cheriee Weichel Cheriee Weichel says:

    PDF Jenny Kay Dupuis à I Am Not a Number PDF/EPUB Ü I Am Epub / Not a PDF à number ebok, I Am book, Not a ebok, Am Not a book, I Am Not a Number KindleThis book matters to me I have friends who survived their own residential school school experiences They are also survivors of dysfunctional families created because their elders and previous generations were dragged from their families and forced to attend one of these institutions The last residential school in Canada didn't close until 1996 I Am Not A Number is the true story of Irene Couchie Dupuis grandmother to the author Jenny Kay Dupuis When Irene was eight years old an Indian agent came and took her and two brothers away from their home and community of Nipissing First Nation to go to the Spanish Indian Residential School The children's names were taken away and replaced with a number Irene's number was 759 Her story reveals the cruelty and neglect these children endured at the hands of the nuns in charge When Irene and her two brothers returned home for the summer they told their parents about their experiences The fami


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