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Indian Residential School Resources (WEBSITE)

The IRSSS’s Education Project was created with support and in conjunction with the community-based Vancouver Foundation. It is designed to help educators teach their students about Indian Residential Schools by developing accurate, balanced, and engaging lesson plans and resources to

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Posted in Grade 9-12, Residential Schools

Residential School Lesson Plans Grade 8-12

Residential School Lesson 1 download pdf Residential School Lesson 2 download pdf IRS Colonialism, History and Impacts download PowerPoint SOURCE: Central Okanagan School District

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Posted in Grade 6-8, Grade 9-12, Residential Schools

Ancient Villages & Totem Poles of the Nisga’a – Teacher Resources

Grade Levels: 6-9 Materials: Nisga’a Website Activities & Lesson Plans 1. Totem Pole Puzzle Activity: Activity | Lesson Plan 2. Totem Crest and Stories: Activity | Lesson Plan 3. Photo Analyses: Activity | Lesson Plan Learn more about Nisga’a Totem

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Posted in Grade 6-8, Grade 9-12, Way of Life

7 Generations series (Grades 9–12) – Teacher’s Guide

7 Generations* is an epic, four-part graphic novel series that spans three centuries and seven generations. The central character in the series is Edwin. Edwin, an Aboriginal teenager, must learn of his family’s past if he is to have any

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Posted in Grade 9-12, Language Arts

Full Circle: First Nations, Métis, Inuit Ways of Knowing (257 pg Teacher’s Guide)

Common Threads: Full Circle: First Nations, Métis, Inuit Ways of Knowing The Common Threads resources consist of high quality, classroom-ready resources for Ontario secondary school teachers. The lessons are designed using specific Ontario Ministry of Education curriculum expectations. TABLE OF

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Posted in Curriculum Resource Books, Grade 9-12

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

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Posted in Grade 9-12

Thematic Unit Colonialism and Racism

Overall Objective This theme focuses on Colonialism and Racism. The pain of the past provides strength for the present and wisdom for the future. Films grouped under this theme document the darker moments of the relationship between Aboriginal people and

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Posted in Grade 6-8, Grade 9-12, Idle No More Movement

Breaking Down the Indian Act with Russell Diabo – YouTube Video

Jennifer Podemski’s Interview: Breaking Down the Indian Act with Russell Diablo Video Length: 35:03 mins Grade Level: Grade 6+ Breaking Down the Indian Act with Russell Diabo – YouTube. More Information on Russell Diabo: -Follow Russell Diabo at http://twitter.com/russdiabo -First

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Posted in Aboriginal Rights, Adults, Grade 6-8, Grade 9-12, Treaties

Aboriginal Bullying Lesson Plans and Resources for Teachers

Bullying Lesson Plans and Resources for Teachers Lesson Plan Goals Time Ages Link LESSON ONE: The Impact of Bullying, Then & Now For students to draw a parallel between the oppressive nature of residential schools and the oppressive nature of

Posted in Bullying Awareness, Grade 3-5, Grade 6-8, Grade 9-12

Math First Peoples: Teaching Mathematics in a First Peoples Context, Grades 8 and 9

The Math First Peoples Resource Guide is designed to help teachers of Mathematics 8 and 9 in British Columbia (BC) extend their existing practice to incorporate new approaches that make the BC school system more reflective of the realities of

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Posted in Grade 6-8, Grade 9-12

English Grade 10 and 11 First Peoples

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/

Posted in Grade 9-12, Language Arts, Worldviews

Circle of Stories Lesson Plans: Grades 8-12

Circle of Stories Lesson Plans: Grades 8-12 Lesson Plan Subject Description Link Lesson 1: It’s All Part of the Story Language Arts/Theater Storytelling reflects the rich cultural and religious heritage of the generations before us, and it leads us to

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Posted in Grade 6-8, Grade 9-12, Guidance and Career Education, Language Arts, Science and Technology

“Indian Givers” (2012) – Rocketship Productions Documentary (1hr)

“Indian Givers” (2012) is a mixed-art documentary film, produced by the Sarnia/Aamjiwnaang-based Kiijig Collective, made collaboratively by and for Native and non-Native youth, shot and edited by Ian Alexander of Rocketship Productions and SCITS student Sadie Mallon. This 60-minute film

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Posted in Aboriginal Rights, Adults, General, Grade 6-8, Grade 9-12, Native Languages

Mi’kmaq Spirit – culture, traditions and much more!

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.

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Posted in Adults, Grade 3-5, Grade 6-8, Grade 9-12, Worldviews

waec-teachers – 3. Residential School Resources

waec-teachers – 3. Residential School Resources. Wiki Spaces Aboriginal Education and Curriculum Connections for Winnipeg Adult Education Centre Educators Included are a selection of resources that may be helpful to further include an Aboriginal Perspective into your curriculum and classroom

Posted in Grade 9-12, Residential Schools

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