Slideshow: Salmon Arm students walk to understand water insecurity

Empathy building exercise helps students understand the challenges faced by those in developing countries

  • Oct. 19, 2016 9:00 a.m.
Kaiden Shannon-Simmons and Spencer Koop work together to carry a bucket of water during the annual water walk hosted by South Broadview Elementary School on Tuesday

Kaiden Shannon-Simmons and Spencer Koop work together to carry a bucket of water during the annual water walk hosted by South Broadview Elementary School on Tuesday



Students from Hillcrest, South Broadview, Bastion Elementary and King’s Christian elementary schools each took at least one trip of at least 300 metres to the water source and back, carrying their heavy pails.