This is an awesome resource on smudging. Produced by the Aboriginal Education Directorate Manitoba Education and Advanced Learning. Source: http://www.edu.gov.mb.ca/aed/publications
Haudenosaunee Culture Thunder Beings in Haudenosaunee Culture 2010 pdf Trees in Haudenosaunee Culture 2010 pdf Teacher Resources Star Knowledge pdf Clan Stories pdf Fish pdf Birds pdf Animals pdf Medicine Plants pdf Source: Six Nations Polytechnic
The Two Row Wampum Belt (Kas-wen-tha) symbolizes the agreement and conditions under which the Haudenosaunee (People of the Long House, Iroquois Six Nations) welcomed the white Europeans to Turtle Island (North America). Historically the Haudenosaunee were nations of people who practiced very sophisticated, yet simple diplomatic principles in their dealings with other nations.Continue reading “The Two Row Wampum Belt – Brochure”
The Thunder Bay Police Service Aboriginal Liaison Unit launched a new initiative called the “Seven Sacred Teaching Flash Cards” The cards can also be used for colouring pages. Source: https://www.thunderbaypolice.ca/seven-sacred-teachings-flash-cards
Map Created by Annette S. Lee, William P. Wilson, Carl Gawboy, © 2012 Original Painting by Annette S. Lee & William P. Wilson, © 2012 Based on the Ojibwe star map by Carl Gawboy……Ojibwe Language Consultant: William Wilson For more information visit: http://web.stcloudstate.edu/aslee/
The Ojibway Creation Story – YouTube. (Ojibway/Anishinabe) The Creation Story – Turtle Island
Source: youtube user T. Gahr Category: Education Video Description: This video was created as part of a thesis project for a master’s degree in professional communication, and represents an exploration of the Ktunaxa Nation’s creation stories in order to understand the significance of these narratives in the formation and maintenance of the Ktunaxa (also knownContinue reading “The Origins of Culture: An Exploration of the Ktunaxa Creation Stories – Video”
The Creation Story – Turtle Island – creation_story.pdf.
Edited and Illustrated by Mark Kalluak & Arviat Nunavut Yellowknife, N.W.T.
The strawberry teaches forgiveness and peace. The strawberry is shaped like a heart, and strawberries are known to our people as heart berries. – Elder Lillian Pitawanakwat
Source: 7teachings.ca Authors: Dorene Bernard and Gordon Pictou This guide was originally created for Pre-school aged children and Maternal Child Health visits with new families. The 7 Teachings are the core values that have always been key to developing healthy adults and healthy communities in our First Nations. The authors fully believe they still areContinue reading “Mi’kmaw Seven Sacred Teachings Resource Guide”
English First Peoples (EFP) is an exciting addition to the high school curriculum that offers students of all backgrounds the opportunity to explore First Peoples’ worldviews through literature. Source: http://www.fnesc.ca/
The Early Nicola Valley – Grade 4 The areas of study will be on exploring First Nations families of the Nicola Valley. This will include Okanagan and Nle?kepmx families: Pre-contact as well as the present day families. OBJECTIVES: at the end of the unit the students will be able to: • witness and be involvedContinue reading “The Early Nicola Valley Unit Plan – Grade 4”
Create a Webquest with this Mi’kmaq Online resource. Teach about culture, history and spirituality and check out the bit on “Teachings from Pandora.” Mi'kmaq Spirit Home Page.
Ziibiwing Center of Anishinabe Culture & Lifeways – Kinoomaagewin Mzinigas (Little Teaching Books) (Source: Ziibiwing Center Little Teaching Books) Seven Grandfathers Teachings View part 1 of a series Kinoomaagewin Mzinigas (Little Teaching Books). We need to know the teachings of our Grandmothers and Grandfathers to give us direction and balance. teaching book Clan Systems TeachingsContinue reading “Kinoomaagewin Mzinigas (Little Teaching Books)”