Student Experience – Maxwell

My mommy has breast cancer— Maxwell Belray, grade 1 student

Maxwell is a grade 1 student at Hawthorne II Bilingual Alt Junior School in the Toronto District School Board.

For his Who Is NOBODY? project he made a video about his moms battle with breast cancer.

Video at a Glance

School: Hawthorne II Bilingual Alt Junior School
School Board: Toronto District School Board
Grade: 1
Student: Maxwell Belray

A short documentary about Janet Belray from the perspective of her son, Maxwell.
Janet is a mom living with metastatic breast cancer.

Directed by Gordon Belray.

This video appeared was uploaded to YouTube on September 21st 2008

View on YouTube
By | 2018-02-26T01:56:52+00:00 September 21st, 2008|Blog, Toronto District School Board |1 Comment

About the Author:

Who Is NOBODY? is a literacy-based bullying prevention program for Grades 1 – 12 that applies the curriculum to real-life experiences. Students build self-esteem by discovering their strengths and using them to help others.

One Comment

  1. Andrew J January 15, 2018 at 6:57 am - Reply

    Beautiful thoughtful piece.
    Brave lad… and brave dad!

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