I am a secondary Social Studies teacher who teaches on the unceded Syilx Okanagan territory.
By Leon Kopy
In April 2020, I asked my Social Studies 9 class to take some pictures around their neighbourhoods. These pictures had to be reflective of how people were dealing with or adapting to the "new normal" of living through the COVID-19 pandemic. They had to tie their pictures to 4 different historical concepts: historical significance, cause…