Unlike the 215 bodies found in Kamloops, the findings today were not a mass grave. I’m definitely NOT saying this makes it any better! I just need to point out that there have been misunderstandings in regards to this fact.
This story broke my heart this morning. Click here to read about it on CBC. I’ve spent my morning looking into Crimes Against Humanity, Saskatchewan Residential Schools and reading stories of survivors. I literally just can’t even fathom the thought process behind this sort of thing. It has left me mentally exhausted and emotionally drained today. And this is why I linked an article instead of writing about it myself.
My son’s grade 5 class was involved in a ceremony in Turtleford to unveil an art project with the Turtleford School and Thunderchild School dedicated to Truth and Reconciliation. Brent Keen is the grade 5 teacher that has made this year memorable for Brody. He is an amazing person and we couldn’t have asked for a better teacher or a better experience this year.