Amik Loves School
A Story of Wisdom
Published in 12/2014 by Portage & Main Press
Illustrated by Irene Kuziw
Amik tells Moshoom about his wonderful school. Then his grandfather tells him about the residential school he went to, much different from Amik’s school. So Amik has an idea….
Amik Loves School is one book in The Seven Teachings Stories series. The Seven Teachings of the Anishinaabe—love, wisdom, humility, courage, respect, honesty, and truth—are revealed in seven stories for children. Set in urban landscapes, Indigenous children tell familiar stories about home, school, and community.
Great ideas for using this book in your classroom can be found in the Teacher’s Guide for The Seven Teachings Stories.