The March issue of The Westcoast Reader

March is Nutrition Month. The March newspaper has articles about healthy eating, Spring Break, farming goldfish, Henrik Sedin and how to make biscotti.

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Reading by Patty Bossort

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Education First Nations style

PHOTO - NICK PROCAYLO / VANCOUVER SUN Morning classes at Aboriginal Focus School in Vancouver

PHOTO – NICK PROCAYLO / VANCOUVER SUN
Classes at Aboriginal Focus School in Vancouver

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Eighty children go to a special school in Vancouver. They learn in First Nations style.

The Aboriginal Focus School is the only one in Vancouver. Seventy of the students are aboriginal and 10 are not aboriginal. They have room for more students.

The school helps students develop cultural pride. Students learn about the values, experiences and histories of First Nations people. All the teachers are aboriginal.

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Reading by Patty Bossort

 

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