Stereotypes/Indigenous Team Names/Mascots - Cleveland Indians Grade 11 English students/Children of the Earth High School - Jeremy Midford Winnipeg, Manitoba
Grade 11 students from Children of the Earth High School in Winnipeg, Manitoba read and discussed the recent suicide epidemic in the northern Manitoba community of Pimicikamak. After classroom reading, discussion, and activities, students decided to write open letters addressed to the youth of Pimicikamak for support.
When students at Children of the Earth High School in Winnipeg, Manitoba heard about the suicide epidemic in the remote Manitoba community of Pimicikamak, they wanted to help. Through classroom reading, activities, and discussion, students decided to write open letters of support to help the youth. Some wrote letters of support to the youth, and some wrote letters to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to persuade him to help Pimicikamak. Here are some of their letters.