Unit 1


Canada at the Turn of the Century – Written Questions

Canada at the Turn of the Century Text

Residential School Stories

Americapox Video

Chanie Wenjack’s story – The Stranger from Secret Path 

“The Stranger” is the first full chapter and song of The Secret Path. Adapted from Gord Downie’s album and Jeff Lemire’s graphic novel, The Secret Path chronicles the heartbreaking story of Chanie Wenjack’s residential school experience and subsequent death as he escapes and attempts to walk 600 km home to his family.