Métis Memories of Residential Schools

A Testament to the Strength of the Métis

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This powerful educational resource was designed to acknowledge, highlight, and share Métis residential school survivor experiences. This resource was created in collaboration withwith respected Métis Elder Angie Crerar, Author Jude D. Daniels, Canadian artist Lewis Lavoie, Métis community, EA Designs (Emma Grant), Rupertsland Institute (Billie-Jo Grant – Project Lead), and Werklund School of Education (Dr. Yvonne Poitras Pratt). The overall image was inspired by Métis Artist Samantha Pratt.

For further information regarding the Mural or to request one of the portable murals for display please contact: Rupertsland Institute

Free Resources Download

Métis Memories of Residential Schools

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Métis History and Experience and Residential Schools in Canada

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Build and experience the mural

Métis Memories

Sticker building Kit!

6" x 9" size

24 stickers with storyboard builds a 6″ x 9″ grid

6"x9" Sticker Kit - $11

Métis Memories

Poster building Kit!

22" x 33" size

24 cards build a powerful 22″ x 33″ poster

22" x 33" Poster Building Kit - $15

CAUTION

Some information detailed on this project may stir up or trigger unpleasant feelings or thoughts. The Indian Residential School Survivors Society encourages you to take time to care for your Mental and Emotional well-being. Please contact The Indian Residential School Survivors Society toll-free 1 (800) 721-0066 or 24hr Crisis Line 1 (866) 925-4419 if you require further emotional support or assistance.