Environmental Lesson Plans ~ Gr. 5, 6 & 8 (DragonFly Canada)

Lesson Plans Download Respect the Water #1 Grade Levels: 5, 8 Subjects: Science & Technology, Geography Objective:Students will explore Aboriginal perspectives on respecting the environment; how individual and collective behaviour affects the environment; and the role of community engagement in maintaining healthy, sustainable ecosystems. Materials: 1. “Water/El Agua,” from Talking With Mother Earth/Hablando con Madre… Continue Reading →

The Law Project – Teaching Resources: First Nations, Residential Schools

The Law Project was created by Monro Communications for British Columbia Social Studies Teachers’ Association. The topics covered are: First Nations, Residential Schools, Women, Youth, National Security, Environment, and Human Rights. Although presently matched only to British Columbia curriculum, the documents, lesson plans and assignments offered here in PDF format may be of use in building rich… Continue Reading →

Lesson Plan: Lubicon Lake Nation

Materials: 1. John Goddard, The Last Stand of the Lubicon Cree (Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, 1991), Chapters 1-4. 2. Amnesty International Video titled “Our Land, My People” Length: (70 minutes = 1 hour and 15 minutes) Objective of Lesson: This lesson introduces students to the Lubicon Lake Nation and enables students to understand the contemporary… Continue Reading →

Grade 1 & 2 Lesson Plans

Grade 1 Lesson Plans Lesson Link Grade 1 Resources and Wealth PDF Grade 1 Objects and Materials PDF Grade 1 Sci. Daily and Seasonal Changes PDF Grade 1 Materials and Our Senses PDF Grade 1 Buffalo Unit PDF Grade 1 Dynamic Relationships PDF Grade 1 Healthy Behaviours PDF Grade 1 Characteristics of Living Things PDF… Continue Reading →

Indigenous Publishers List

Indigenous Book Publishers List Aboriginal Issues Press — Aboriginal Issues Press publishes refereed books dealing with aboriginal topics. Profits from the sale of these books are used to support the Aboriginal Issues Press scholarship at the University of Manitoba. (www.umanitoba.ca/environment/aboriginal_issues_press.html) Cree Literacy Network — The Cree Literacy Network was created in 2010 to promote Cree… Continue Reading →

Aboriginal-Themed Science and Technology Lesson Resources

Source: Native Access to Engineering Program Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science Queen’s, University. Aboriginal-Themed Science and Technology Lesson Resources Curriculum Newsletter Worksheet Teachers’ Guide Agriculture Download Download Download Biomedical Download Download Download Building Engineering Download Download Download Chemical Download Download Download Communications Download Download Download Computer Download Download Download Construction Download Download blank Energy… Continue Reading →

Junior (Grades 1-6) Lesson Plans – Four Direction Teachings(.com)

Lesson Plans to help you teach and understand Indigenous Worldviews and Culture (Source: http://www.fourdirectionteachings.com) About the project: Four Directions Teachings celebrates Indigenous oral traditions by honoring the process of listening with intent as each elder or traditional teacher shares a teaching from their perspective on the richness and value of cultural traditions from their nation…. Continue Reading →

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