We Learn from the Sun
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We Learn from the Sun
Presented by: David Bouchard
Wednesday, February 03, 2021 | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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About the Session:

A fresh, new look at the Seven Sacred Teachings through a book that is applicable to primary students. Don't kid yourself. The story and the teachings will resonate with all. 

Illustrated by Metis artist Kristy Cameron and published by Medicine Wheel Publishing, We Learn from the Sun is already a best seller and will soon be a classic among Indigenous resources.

About the Presenter(s):
David Bouchard

An acclaimed author of children's books, David Bouchard is also a champion of literacy. This former teacher and school principal has written more than 70 books in English, in French and in several Indigenous languages. Many combine poetry, prose and visual arts, and explore topics such as the environment, history and the traditions and cultures of Canada's Indigenous communities.

A storyteller and sought after public speaker, David has traveled across the country to promote the importance and joy of reading and writing. In his presentations to students, , parents and educators, he addresses his own struggles with dyslexia. Proud of his Métis heritage, he is a former president of the Métis Nation of Greater Victoria and continues to serve as a community leader."  ~ from the investiture ceremony of the Order of Canada, 2009.

You can access his web page at www.davidbouchard.com

Catering is not prepared in a nut/gluten-free environment.
Photography Release:
This is a public event with the likeliness of photo/video throughout the day. By attending, participants understand they may be captured in photo or video for future presentations or promotional material development. Please see conference hosts if you prefer to not be photographed.

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Grade Level:

K-12/Tous niveaux Maternelle à 12