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ibook: Lessons From the Earth: Storytelling, Art & Indigenous Knowledge

Lessons From the Earth: Storytelling, Art & Indigenous Knowledge Teacher Resource Kit – Primary Grades Dufferin Peel Catholic District School Board Description Lessons From the Earth is a resource guide for educators that provides a practical application of Indigenous Knowledge

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Posted in Curriculum Resource Books, Educational Resource Kits, Grade 3-5, Grade K-2, Science and Technology

How Grandmother Spider Stole the Sun – Primary Lesson

MORE LESSON PLANS AVAILABLE AT: The Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario

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Posted in Grade 3-5, Grade K-2

An Introduction to Residential School unit K-7

Link to An Introduction to Residential School unit SOURCE:Classroom Resources K-7 – Central Okanagan School District. YouTube Video Title: Shi-shi-etko Four days before having to leave her family and home for residential school, Shi-Shi-Etko learns how important it is to

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Posted in Grade 3-5, Grade 6-8, Grade K-2, Residential Schools

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

Posted in Grade K-2

Rabbit and Bear Paws – stories based on the Seven Fire Prophecies and the Seven Grandfather Teachings

Summary From Website Rabbit and Bear Paws is for the young and the young at heart. This series is set in 1750’s colonized North America and features the comical adventures of two brothers, Rabbit and Bear Paws. Using Traditional Native

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Posted in Grade 3-5, Grade K-2, Preschool - K

Bringing Authentic First Peoples Content to the K-3 Classroom (2012)

This teacher resource guide, In Our Own Words: Bringing Authentic First Peoples Content to the K-3 Classroom (2012), has been developed to offer teachers information and guidance about how to incorporate authentic First Peoples materials into their instruction and assessment

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Posted in Assessments, Curriculum Resource Books, Grade 3-5, Grade K-2, Instructional Strategies

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

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Posted in Grade 3-5, Grade 6-8, Grade K-2, Worldviews

Language Arts – Lesson Plans

Language Arts – Lesson Plans Book List Book Title Author Genre I’m In Charge Of Celebrations Byrd Baylor Picture Book (Prose-Poetry) A Salmon for Simon Betty Waterton Betty Waterton Baseball Bats for Christmas Michael Arvaarluk Kusugak Picture Book (anecdotal) Storm

Posted in Grade 3-5, Grade 6-8, Grade K-2, Language Arts

Learning Activities: Canadian Museum of Civilization

Learning About Aboriginal Culture Title Grade Level Students will: Lesson Plan Making Do With What You Have Kindergarten-Grade 4 identifying plant and animal materials used to make everyday objects Lesson Plan Amazing Objects Grades 2-4 to interpret their artifacts by

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Posted in Clothing, Grade 3-5, Grade 6-8, Grade 9-12, Grade K-2, History, Language Arts

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

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Posted in Grade 3-5, Grade 6-8, Grade K-2, Health & PhysEd General

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)-

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Posted in Grade 3-5, Grade 6-8, Grade K-2, Health & PhysEd General, Science and Technology, Storytelling/Elders

Seventh Generation Science Experiments Booklet

Seventh Generation Science Experiments Booklets (From: http://www.fnesc.ca/publications/index.php#T) Seventh Generation Club To create a club where First Nations youth can envision their future by recognizing their own energy, the culture of their people, and the teamwork needed to succeed by giving

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Posted in All Grades, Grade 3-5, Grade 6-8, Grade K-2, Science and Technology

SMART Board Activities K-6 Teaching Treaties in the Classroom

NOTE: If you don’t have the Smartboard full software version, you can view the lesson plans with the SmartBoard Notebook Express software. available here. The Office of the Treaty Commissioner (otc.ca) – The following SMART Board Activities have been created

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Posted in General, Grade 3-5, Grade 6-8, Grade K-2, Native Languages, Treaties, Worldviews

Art-based curriculum (K-8)

The lessons in this resource guide exhibit only a few ways art, culture, and Ojibwe ideas can be integrated into K-8 classrooms. The lessons have been written, taught, and critiqued by elementary teachers of many cultures, including American Indians. They

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Posted in General, Grade 3-5, Grade 6-8, Grade K-2, Language Arts, Mathematics, Science and Technology

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