These lesson plans relate to colonialism which is the forced removal, genocide and assimilation of Indigenous people. These lessons include the history of colonialism and residential schools including first-person accounts by residential school survivors, a toolkit for newcomers to understand the ongoing impacts and culturally relevant lessons that build on the long tradition of resistance to colonialism.
Dans cette activité, les élèves découvriront l’histoire de la résistance de la Nation dénée à l’égard du projet de pipeline de la vallée du Mackenzie dans les années 1970, ainsi que leur participat...
Cette activité pédagogique est la continuation du travail de groupe d’une activité connexe sur l’enquête Berger (voir Activités pédagogiques connexes), mais il peut également être une activité péda...History
This lesson plan is a continuation of the group work in a related lesson plan on the Berger Inquiry (see 'Related Lesson Plans'), but this could be a stand-alone lesson plan, too. It teaches criti...History
In this lesson plan, students will learn about the history of the Dene Nation's resistance to the 1970s MacKenzie Valley Pipeline Project, and their participation in the Berger Inquiry. Using key d...
This lesson plan involves watching a film and reflecting on its insights about land-based learning. The film features Yellowknives Dene First Nation Member and UBC professor Dr. Glen Coulthard disc...
Grade: Youth (up to age 30)
This one-day workshop introduces newcomers to Canada to the foundational history of Indigenous Nations and their historical and contemporary contributions to the country's development. This explora...Residential Schools and Reconciliation, Indigenous Ways of Knowing & Being, Civics
This lesson plan is part of a series of four Gatherings shared with NCCIE from the book 'Spirit of the Island: Manitoulin's People ~ Stories of Indigenou...Health, Art, Family and Parenting, History, Performing Arts or Drama, Civics, Indigenous Language, Social Studies, Indigenous Ways of Knowing & Being
This lesson plan is part of a series of four Gatherings shared with NCCIE from the book 'Spirit of the Island: Manitoulin's People ~...History, Indigenous Language, Social Studies, Indigenous Ways of Knowing & Being, Careers, Literacy and Literature
This lesson plan examines ratios of sweet water to maple syrup to determine how much sweet water is needed to produce litres, gallons, or massive volumes of maple syrup, e.g. Canada's annual maple ...Commerce or Business, History, Science, Social Studies, Indigenous Ways of Knowing & Being
This is an introductory unit on coding for students. Students will gain knowledge on how to create a culturally responsive arcade/video game using coding. They will increase their understanding in ...Literacy and Literature, Art, History, Indigenous Language, Social Studies, Indigenous Ways of Knowing & Being, Math, English Language Arts
This lesson plan is part of a series of four Gatherings shared with NCCIE from the book ‘Spirit of the Island: Manitoulin’s People ~ Stories of Indigenou...History, Civics, Indigenous Ways of Knowing & Being, Social Studies, Health, Indigenous Language