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Conklin Community School celebrates Métis Week

Conklin with his kokom (grandma) during  Métis Week breakfast!

Conklin with his kokom (grandma) during Métis Week breakfast!

Conklin Community School organized a number of events to celebrate Métis Week! They introduced a new award entitled the Order of the Sash which recognizes students for displaying the best citizenship and perseverance and for achieving perfect attendance. Students also designed musical instruments with the Wood Buffalo library, participated in the Métis Nation of Alberta's Métis Week Lapel Pin Art Contest and made breakfast for local elders! The breakfast was organized on November 16th; the day Métis Leader Louis Riel was executed http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/louis-riel/#h3_jump_6

 

 

 

Conklin Community School celebrates Métis Week

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