Comic: Tribute to First Nations Runner, Tom Longboat

Tom Longboat, Onondaga champion and a cool guy, by all accounts. Here’s a short read that will give you a sense of him. Here is a case for Tom Longboat Day in the Ontario Legislature. Since you find his name often put next to phrases like “deserves more recognition,” Tom Longboat Day was officially passed…

Moccasin Game

Source: http://www.7generations.org For full rules, download the PDF. Moccasin Game The information contained in this booklet is in the Roseau River Anishinaabe First Nation understanding of the Moccasin Game. Below is a link to the Moccasin Game on YouTube.

IFF! – Indigenous Food First (website)

Indigenous Food First is a great website that allows individuals to upload recipes, share stories and more! You can also find facts sheets, guides and videos. Visit IFF! – Indigenous Food First.

Elder Jan Longboat Shares Teachings about food

Jan welcomes us into Dotah’s House where the door is always open to listen, learn, heal, and laugh. Jan shares teachings about our relationship to the sustenance of the earth, Indigenous slow foods, and her on-going cultivation of Indigenous seeds, medicines, and food. Jan shares the ancient story of the Three Sisters: corn, beans, and…

Traditional Food Fact Sheets

Traditional Harvesting, Traditional Food Use, Nutritional Messages Salmon Eulachon Herring Moose Deer Small Mammals:Rabbit / Hare, Ground Squirrel, Beaver Seaweed Roots Birds: Grouse, Ptarmigan, Ducks Berries Seafood General: Crab, Scallops, Shrimp, Abalone, Sea cucumber, Octopus, Clams, Prawns Bivalves: Clams, Mussels, Oysters This resource was developed by the First Nations Health Council.

Grade 6 Lesson Plans

Grade 6 Lesson Plans Lesson Link Grade 6 Nutrition PDF Grade 6 Tobacco PDF Grade 6 Our Solar System PDF Grade 6 Health; Stress PDF Grade 6 Appendix to Stress Unit PDF Grade 6 Science PDF Grade 6 Understanding Electricity PDF Grade 6 Principles of Flight PDF Grade 6 Personal Standards PDF Grade 6 Diversity…

Manual: A Child Becomes Strong: Journeying Through Each Stage of the Life Cycle

Source: Best Start Resource Centre (2010). A Child Becomes Strong: Journeying Through Each Stage of the Life Cycle. Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Brief Overview: This manual is based on the life cycle teachings and broken down into each stage of life. The developmental stages of life reflect a wholistic perspective of family wellness. Who should use…

One Arrow First Nation – Equine Assisted Learning Program

I can’t imagine a better way to learn! Neat! – Angela @ FNER One Arrow First Nation – Equine Assisted Learning Program – Dakota Dunes Community Development Corporation. The One Arrow First Nation‟s Equine Assisted Learning (IDEAL) program has proven hugely successful from its beginning in January 2011. The program‟s goals were to build school…

Indigenous Games – educational activities

Living Traditions | NAIG Past & Present. Indigenous Games Educational activities based on traditional games. Experience Indigenous games and sports! Through these interactive activities, explore the qualities and capabilities that make one a great athlete: skill, teamwork, agility, discipline, stamina, strategy, strength and speed. Traditional Aboriginal Games Lacrosse Eastern Woodland Games Longball Wolf or Hunter…

On the Path to Health! Elementary School Nutrition Education Program

Published by the First Nations of Quebec and Labrador Health and Social Services, Quebec On the Path to Health! Elementary School Nutrition Education Program What is the On the Path to Health! program? – It is a program that is composed of 28 nutrition workshops – four different workshops for all seven elementary school levels,…

Berry Resources (Cultural uses, Literature Links, Berry Teachings) – Grade 1 -7

Aboriginal Resources – Topic: Berries Cultural uses, Literature Links, Berry Teachings, Facts and More Acknowledgements – Berry Resources – PDF. Curriculum Connections- Berry Resources – PDF. Chokeberries (Minisa)- Berry Resources – PDF. Cranberries (Minisa)- Berry Resources – PDF. Raspberries (Minisa)- Berry Resources – PDF. Saskatoon Berry (Minisa)- Berry Resources – PDF. Strawberries (Minisa)- Berry Resources…

Sexual Health Tooklit

Sexual Health Part 1: Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) Sexual Health Part 2: Sexuality and Relationships more health resources