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The internet has an abundance of resources for teachers, educators, students, and learners of all ages. This library is a subset of the full NCCIE Resource Library and focuses on resources for teaching and learning. Explore this catalogue to find:

  • Teaching Resources, such as curriculum guides, teaching guides, and more;
  • Other websites with lesson plans, guides, resource kits;
  • Bibliographies with lists of teaching resources and books;
  • Videos for educators to use in classroom settings of all kinds.

Type Title Description Author Region Link Keywords
Videos Salish Weave This YouTube channel features Coast Salish artists Salish Weave British Columbia URL art, artists, painting, carving, art in glass, Coast Salish
Videos Stó:lō Xwexwilmexw Treaty Association (SXTA) SXTA has produced several videos to help community members and others learn about treay and life under the Indian Act. There are also videos about people's strong connection with their lands. Stó:lō Xwexwilmexw Treaty Association (SXTA) and Bear Image Productions British Columbia URL treaty, culture, Indian Act, land, living on the land, history, reconciliation Stó:lō, Coast Salish
Teaching Resources Promising Practices in Indigenous Education As a virtual library, PPW offers resources for educators and professionals in the field of Indigenous education to explore learning materials, research, and policy. A Martin Family Initiative All Canada URL library, language, early childhood, elementary, secondary, current issues, professional development, links to videos
Teaching Resources Hunting and Gathering (Inuit Lesson Plan) These Art lessons will prepare students to display their hunting- and gathering-inspired artwork in a Heritage Fair setting. This will include interview-based research, gathering relevant art pieces, and... See More Doris Boase Newfoundland and Labrador URL environment
Teaching Resources Living in the Narrows – Mapping our Kinship with Land, Water, and Ice (Inuit Lesson Plan) "Living in the Narrows – Mapping our Kinship with Land, Water, and Ice" will be our year-long theme in the Grade 5/6 classroom. The class will plan for and go on a winter Aullak (on the land excursion)... See More Tracey Doherty Newfoundland and Labrador URL reconciliation, youth engagement, evironment
Teaching Resources Caribou in the Arctic In this learning module, students will learn about caribou, an important land animal to Inuit and other Indigenous groups. They will learn to consider and integrate a variety of perspectives and viewpoints,... See More Julie Flowers Newfoundland and Labrador URL diversity, inclusion, environment
Teaching Resources Where do we Inuit live? (Inuit Lesson Plan) This learning module will introduce students to the Inuit Regions in Canada and why the Inuit inhabit the land of the north. Students will develop an understanding of the important resources from their... See More Julie Flowers Newfoundland and Labrador URL environment
Teaching Resources Canada C3 Teacher Learning Modules Both the Spotlight Resources and the Learning Modules align with one (or more) of the Canada C3 themes of Diversity and Inclusion, Reconciliation, Youth Engagement and the Environment. Canada C3 All Canada URL diversity, inclusion, reconciliation, youth engagement, environment
Teaching Resources Treaty Education in Nova Scotia Treaty Education creates opportunities for Nova Scotians to learn about our first people, the Mi’kmaq, their inherent Aboriginal rights, and our shared history. Government of Nova Scotia Nova Scotia URL treaty, Mi'kmaq, reconciliation
Teaching Resources Indigenous History and Culture An online exhibit of resources connected to Indigenous history and culture of The Blue Mountains and beyond. Craigleith Heritage Depot Town of The Blue Mountains, ON URL online, museum, artifacts, multimedia, history
Teaching Resource Orange Shirt Day Resource Orange Shirt Day encourages and supports communities as they undertake reconciliation and events and activities. The goal is to create awareness of the individual, family, and community inter-generational... See More The Orange Shirt Day Society All Canada URL OrangeShirt
Teaching Resources Four Directions Teachings This site shares some teachings about a Cree (Nehiyawak) Medicine Wheel, the tipi, and the four directions. Elder Mary Lee Saskatchewan URL Medicine Wheel; Medicine Circle; teachings; Indigenous knowledge; Cree; Nehiyawak
Teaching Resources Intellectual Property Issues in Cultural Heritage This website has lots of resources to explore to learn about cultural appropriation, including how to avoid misappropriating Indigenous cultures and knowledges. IPinCH All Canada URL intellectual property rights; appropriation;
Teaching Resources Council of Yukon First Nations: History This webpage shares information about the history of Yukon First Nations, land claims, natural history and languages. Council of Yukon First Nations Yukon URL history; land claims; languages
Videos Integrating Yukon First Nations ways of knowing and doing into the classroom A Yukon grade 7 teacher reviews her cross-curricular Math unit based on a First Nations seasonal calendar. She also shares how she has incorporated formative assessment principles by having her students... See More Yukon Department of Education Yukon URL
Videos Embedding Yukon First Nations ways of knowing and doing into the classroom A Yukon Elementary First Nation Language teacher collaborates with colleagues to embed First Nations ways of knowing and doing into her classroom and throughout the school. By focusing on building relationships... See More Yukon Department of Education Yukon URL
Teaching Resources / Videos Connecting to Yukon First Nations Ways of Knowing, Doing, and Being A resource created by the Government of Yukon to share website links, videos, lesson and unit plans, as well as, templates for integrating Indigenous ways of knowing, doing, and being. Yukon Department of Education Yukon URL
Teaching Resources Our Stories about Teaching and Learning In this report, Elders share their thoughts about culturally responsive teaching in the Yukon First Nations settings. Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in Dawson City Yukon URL
Teaching Resources Native Drums A website devoted to First Nations culture and music in Canada, with links to videos, moving image galleries for youth, in-depth interviews and articles, and downloadable resource kits for teachers. Native Drums web project/Carleton University All Canada URL music, drums, drumming, flutes, strings, rattles, oral tradition, stories, storytelling
Teaching Resources Indigenous Knowledge and Perspectives: Social Studies K-12 This curriculum document is intended to support teachers in authentically integrating Indigenous knowledge and perspectives into their Social Studies classrooms for grades K-12. BC Ministry of Education British Columbia URL curriculum, K-12, Social Studies
Teaching Resources Shared Learnings: Integrating BC Aboriginal Content K-10 This curriculum document provides lesson plan ideas and activities for K-3, grades 4-7, grades 8-10 for the following subjects: dance, drama, English language arts, health and career education, math, music,... See More Aboriginal Education Enhancements Branch, BC Ministry of Education British Columbia URL curriculum, K-10, lesson plans
Teaching Resources / Videos BC First Nations Studies 12 and English First Peoples 12 This website contains a link to the textbook and online resources for BC First Nations Studies 12 (with 5 units) and to videos for English First Peoples 12 (with 10 units).  Nala'atsi School British Columbia URL history; contemporary issues; identity; oral tradition; short stories; poetry; art; theatre; essays
Teaching Resources Every Child Matters: Reconciliation Through Education Education website connected to the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation - includes readings and other resources for all ages, including resources for teachers. National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation All Canada URL readings for all ages, adults; teacher resources
Videos Think Indigenous - Online Indigenous Education K-8 The Think Indigenous YouTube channel provides short videos for K-8 classrooms or independent learning. Think Indigenous All Canada URL videos, YouTube, teaching resources
Teaching Resources KAIROS Blanket Exercise Materials and links are available on this website dealing with history that spans more than 500 years of Indigenous and non-Indigenous relations, including historical documents and links, government commissions... See More KAIROS Canada All Canada URL curriculum, culture, history, residential schools, Métis, Inuit, Mi'kmaw, Anishinaabe
Teaching Resources Mi'kmaq Confederacy of PEI - Resource Library An electronic library with links to language resources for Grades 3 - 9, activities, stories, books and legends, as well as educational and support resources on such topics as: childhood disorders and... See More Mi'kmaq Confederacy of PEI Prince Edward Island URL Mi'kmaq, Mi'kmaw, supports, activities, language
Teaching Resources: Languages Mi'kmaw Language Resources A webpage with several links to different resources for strengthening and reclaiming the Mi'kmaq language. Native Council of Prince Edward Island Prince Edward Island URL Mi'kmaq, Mi'kmaw, language
Teaching Resources Treaty Education Resources This teaching resource has been created so young people (Grades 3 - 8) throughout New Brunswick can better understand the treaties that were agreed to by the Indigenous people of New Brunswick and the... See More TNEGI New Brunswick URL Indigenous advocacy, Indigenous education, strategic, planning, goal development, Indigenous organizations, collaboration, school preparation
Videos Sylvia McAdam - Videos on Cree Laws and Teachings Sylvia McAdam has a series of videos on YouTube that cover several topics: Wesakechak and Creator's Laws; Treaties and Women's Roles; Suicide; Cree Protocols of Tobacco, Prints, and Smudging; Birth;... See More Sylvia McAdam Saskatchewan URL Cree Laws, Treaties, Women's Roles, Protocols, Tobacco, Smudging, Cree Teachings, Indigenous governance
Books/Publications Natural Curiosity 2nd Edition: The Importance of Indigenous Perspectives in Children's Environmental Inquiry Published in 2018, this book builds on the first edition, supporting a stronger basic awareness of Indigenous perspectives and their importance to environmental education. The driving motivation for a... See More Julie Comay, Doug Anderson, and Lorraine Chiarotto Canada URL environmental education, sustainability, stewardship, Indigenous perspectives, stories, storytelling
Teaching Resources Natural Curiosity - The Importance of Indigenous Perspectives in Children's Environmental Inquiry Natural Curiosity is an environmental education program dedicated to supporting educators across Turtle Island, incorporating Indigenous perspectives into environmental inquiry. Based out of the University... See More Natural Curiosity All Canada URL Indigenous perspectives, professional development workshops, environmental education, K-12, Faculties of Education, sustainability
Videos What is Indigenous Mathematics? Associate Professor of Mathematics at the First Nations University of Canada, Dr. Edward Doolittle delivers a presentation that deals with the question, What is Indigenous Mathematics? Dr. Edward Doolittle Manitoba URL mathematics, indigenous mathematics, applied math, pure math
Teaching Resources Reconciliation Resources Reconciliation resources to assist those who want to further their understanding of FNMI topics and issues in Canada; the list also includes ways to understand the Truth and Reconciliation Act. Alberta School Councils' Association Alberta URL Indigenous Education; Indigenous Resources; FNMI; Education; History; Truth and Reconciliation
Teaching Resources First Nations, Metis, Inuit Contexts in Education A resource list for teachers who require additional FNMI information. The library provides various website links that assist teachers with the teaching of FNMI topics and issues. University of Alberta - Library Alberta URL Indigenous Education; Indigenous Resources; FNMI; Education; History
Teaching Resources Stepping Stones: 11 Indigenous Education Resources A list of Indigenous education resources that assist in the development of important knowledge surrounding First Nations, Métis and Indigenous topics and issues.  The Alberta Teachers Association Alberta URL Indigenous Education; Indigenous Resources; FNMI; Education; History
Books/Publications My Name is Shield Woman - A Hard Road to Healing, Vision, and Leadership Ruth Awo Taanaakii Scalp Lock is a cherished and respected Elder of the Siksika Nation; her biography depicts her life throughout the years and focuses on her experience during and after Residential school.... See More Ruth Awo Taanaakii Scalp Lock, Daytime Moon Alberta URL Indigenous Education; Siksika; Blackfoot Culture; Blackfoot History; Treaty 7 History
Books/Publications Niitsippooktsistaanitsi (My Braids) A traditional Blackfoot boy shares the meaning of his three braids and the gifts they give him. We see the world through his eyes featuring his family.  Latasha Calf Robe Alberta URL Indigenous Education; Indigenous Culture; Traditional Culture; Treaty 7; Story Telling
Books/Publications Siksikawa Otaawahsinnowa (Where the Blackfoot People Live) A short-story, illustrated by the author, depicts the ways in which the Siksika people live in harmony with animals, the land and the stars in their traditional territory. Payne Many Guns Alberta URL Indigenous Education; Indigenous Culture; Traditional Culture; Treaty 7; Traditional Territory
Books/Publications First Nations Self-Government: 17 Roadblocks to Self-Determination, and One Chief's Thoughts on Solutions An in-depth step-by-step guide for aspiring FNMI leaders who want to expand thier understanding of Indigenous governance, management, and leadership. This book also includes ways to develop self-determination... See More Leroy Paul Wolf Collar Alberta URL Indigenous Governance; Self-Government; Indigenous Leaders
Videos Indigenous Language Lesson: Stoney Nakoda Nation Learn key phrases in Stoney Nakoda. This video teaches a few of the most important words used by the Nakoda in Treaty 7 territory. Calgary Public Library Alberta URL Indigenous Education; Indigenous Language; Stoney Nakoda; Treaty 7
Videos Indigenous Langauge Lesson: Cree Nation Learn key phrases in Cree. This video teaches a few of the most important words used by the Cree in Treaty 7 territory. Calgary Public Library Alberta URL Indigenous Education; Indigenous Language; Cree; Treaty 7
Videos Indigenous Language Lesson: Tsuut'ina Nation Learn key phrases in Dene. This video teaches a few of the most important words used by the Dene in Treaty 7 territory. Calgary Public Library Alberta URL Indigenos Education; Indigenous Language; Dene; Tsuut'ina; Treaty 7
Videos Indigenous Language Lesson: Siksika Nation Learn key phrases in Blackfoot (Siksika). This video teaches a few of the most important words used in the Blackfoot language. Calgary Public Library Alberta URL Indigenous Education; Indigenous Language; Siksika; Blackfoot Language; Treaty 7
Videos Raising the Spirit: Cultural Connections Plans for Aboriginal Children A video that helps Aboriginal parents employ traditional teachings in the raising of their children. This is a tool that aids in the understanding of how, in the past, First Nations communities raised... See More BearPaw Legal Alberta URL Aboriginal Parenting; Traditional Parenting; Traditional Culture
Teaching Resources Education for Reconciliation Overview of the governments commitment to FNMI education. The source includes curriculum devolpment, programs of study, professional standards, and learning tools and resources Government of Alberta; Government of Canada Alberta URL Reconciliation; First Nations Education; Education; Alberta Indigenous Curriculum
Teaching Resources Walking Together: First Nations, Métis and Inuit Perspectives in Curriculum This digital resource was designed to help teachers understand the holistic nature of First Nations, Métis and Inuit (FNMI) ways of knowing; to provide opportunities for FNMI peoples to share their perspectives... See More Government of Alberta Alberta URL Teachers Resource, Discussion Guide
Videos Indigenous Power Television A YouTube channel that features videos of Montreal initiatives concerning Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women. Indigenous Power Television Quebec URL Québec
Videos Knowledge Keepers by the Ontario College of Teachers This touching story profiles an educator on Manitoulin Island who, after years of overcoming life’s challenges, has helped numerous First Nations children receive an education. Exploring Aboriginal Education Ontario URL knowledge keepers, teacher education, learning resource, Indigenous education, traditional education, learning guide, teacher guide, video, YouTube
Teaching Resources I Love First Peoples Individuals, schools, and community groups across Canada are adopting our gift-filled shoebox project as a gesture of friendship that helps the students who receive them to celebrate the joy of education.... See More Josée Lusignan, President and Founder British Columbia URL
Teaching Resources Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning A faculty development unit that works in collaboration with graduate students to provide leadership, expertise, and support in fulfilling the teaching and learning mission of the University of Manitoba... See More Faculty, University of Manitoba Manitoba URL Indigenous education, collaboration, research, scholarship, post-secondary, higher learning, support, resource centre.
Teaching Resources From Apology to Reconciliation - Residential School Survivors Created to help students from Manitoba in Grades 9 and 11 understand the history of the residential school experience, its influence on contemporary Canada, and our responsibilities as Canadian citizens... See More Government of Manitoba Manitoba URL Social studies, residential school, survivors, apology, reconciliation, Indigenous education, Canadian citizens
Teaching Resources Kindergarten to Grade 12 Aboriginal Languages and Cultures Framework of Outcomes Curriculum guide created to establish a foundation for Indigenous language revitalization initiatives within Manitoba's classrooms. Government of Manitoba Mantioba URL Indigenous communities, language revitalization, Manitoba education, collaborative education
Teaching Resources: Languages Indigenous Languages of Manitoba Inc. Promoting the retention of Manitoba's Aboriginal languages. Indigenous Languages of Manitoba Inc. Manitoba URL Indigenous languages, Indigenous education, revitalization, preservation, Elders, community, research, retention
Books/Publications HighWater Press "HighWater Press (HWP) publishes award-winning Indigenous-authored stories. These authentic stories, told by some of the most recognized Indigenous writers in Canada, include globally relevant social justice... See More HighWater Press Manitoba URL Indigenous publishing, publishing in education
Books/Publications When Children Speak More Than One Language This research-based guide provides information related to parenting bilingual children. The guide is available in English, Cree, and Ojibway. Best Start (Resource Centre) Ontario URL culture-based education
Teaching Resources Ontario Aboriginal Head Start Association (OAHSA) The Ontario Aboriginal Head Start Association (OAHSA) promotes early childhood development strategies which are Indigenous-driven. Explore the website, including the 'Resources' tab for teaching resources... See More OAHSA Ontario URL Aboriginal, early childhood development
Teaching Resources Métis Education Kit An excellent resource for students, teachers, educators, and community members to use inside and outside the classroom. Métis Nation of Ontario Ontario URL
Teaching Resources: Languages Indigenous Languages Research Guides Research Guides on Indigenous languages traditionally spoken by First Nations with traditional territories falling within the boundaries of Ontario. Resources on Aboriginal language history, policy and... See More University of Toronto Libraries Ontario URL Indigenous education, Indigenous languages, reference
Teaching Resources Indigenous Podcast List Podcasts created and hosted by Indigenous people that aim to tell stories from an Indigenous perspective. From true crime to current affairs, sci-fi analysis to music storytelling, this list covers a wide... See More National Association of Friendship Centres All Canada URL Indigenous education, podcast, directorate, guide, compilation, Ontario, Indigenous, listen, audio
Videos Legacy of Treaties Brief history of colonization in Canada and why Indigenous people can't and won't just "get over it." Public Service Alliance of Canada Ontario URL teaching resource, Indigenous history, treaties, treaty history, educational video
Teaching Resources Uqausivut Culture and Language Program Explore the Inuuqatigiit Centre for Inuit Children website for teaching resources, games, and books for Inuit children and youth. Inuuqatigiit Centre for Inuit Children All Canada URL Inuktitut, Inuit, early childhood, youth, families
Teaching Resources / Videos Oneida Language and Cultural Centre The goal of the Centre is to produce speakers who are equipped to speak Oneida throughout their lives and surroundings. Oneida Nation of the Thames Ontario URL culture-based education, language revitalization, Indigenous languages
Teaching Resources Chippewas of Kettle and Stony Point Language, Arts, Culture, and History Online This website contains videos and webpages describing the culture, history, language, and arts of the Chippewas of Kettle and Stony Point in Ontario. Chippewas of Kettle and Stony Point First Nation Ontario URL culture-based education, language revitalization
Books/Publications Shingwauk's vision Historian J.R. Miller's book gives a comprehensive account of residential schools in Canada. Miller, J.R. (1999). Ontario URL History paper, Indigenous education, residential school, history
Books/Publications A national crime: The Canadian government and the residential school system, 1879 to 1986 Using previously unreleased government documents that uncover the true intentions of the residential school system in Canada, which was to aggressively assimilate Aboriginal children, and to strip them... See More Milloy, J. (1999). Ontario URL Residential schools
Teaching Resources Aboriginal Perspectives: A Guide To The Teacher's Toolkit Teaching resources and strategies for elementary and secondary classrooms. Ontario Ministry of Education Ontario URL Teaching resource, learning resource, Indigenous education, Aboriginal perspectives, strategy, primary education, secondary education.
Teaching Resources Exploring Aboriginal Education: Susan Dion This is a video series discussing issues and challenges in FNMI education. The Learning Exchange Ontario URL teacher education, learning resource, video, challenges, education, Indigenous education
Teaching Resources TDSB Aboriginal Education Centre The Aboriginal Education Centre (AEC) with the Toronto District School Board (TDSB) provides resources to staff and students. It has over 800 books, sound recordings, and videos. Toronto District School Board Ontario URL Resource centre, Aboriginal learning, School division, Toronto, Teaching resources, Indigenous education
Teaching Resources Ontario Aboriginal Education Strategy The Ontario Ministry of Education released a revised First Nations, Métis, and Inuit studies curriculum for Grades 9–12.  Ontario Ministry of Education Ontario URL Indigenous curriculum, Indigenous education, language, Indigenous studies, Native studies
Teaching Resources New Journeys An online Friendship Centre resource with several teaching resources, including stories pertaining to Indigenous experiences in Canada. New Journeys is also a one-stop mobile and online resource featuring... See More National Association of Friendship Centres All Canada URL Indigenous resources, educational resource, online knowledge, learning resource, teaching resource
Teaching Resources Inuit Cultural Online Resource The Inuit Cultural Online Resource has been designed with the primary goal of teaching Canadian school-age children about Inuit culture. Its purpose is to offer new different ways of learning about Inuit... See More Ottawa Inuit Children's Centre Ontario URL Inuit culture, education, history
Teaching Resources Four Directions Teachings An engaging website that explores Indigenous knowledge and philosophy. Educators may choose to incorporate the information on the website into their curriculum. FourDirectionsTeachings.com honours oral... See More National Indigenous Literacy Association Ontario URL Indigenous knowledge, online resources, digital knowledge, traditional teachings, philosophy, education, tradition
Teaching Resources First Nations Diary: Documenting Daily Life A lesson plan which outlines activities for Grade 7 and 8 students to learn about how Indigenous people of Canada were impacted by settlement and colonization. Jackie Underhill, Canada's History Ontario URL lesson plans, FNMI education, colonization, history, social justice
Teaching Resources Aboriginal Curriculum Resource Collection This page supports Ontario educators integrating Indigenous perspectives across the curriculum. Aboriginal Teacher Educators, please contact us at education.library@queensu.ca for delivery of materials... See More Queen's University Library Ontario URL resources, Indigenous education, library, literature, general education, learning, teaching resource
Books/Publications 10 books about residential schools to read with your kids A list of children's books recommended as conversation starters with children. Includes suggestions about how to discuss the topic with kids, and appropriate age ranges for each book. Chantelle Bellrichard, CBC News Ontario URL Residential Schools, resource guide, children's books, history
Videos Survivors Speak - National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation Organized by themes, these survivors share stories of their experiences in residential schools. National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation All Canada URL Residential school, Indigenous education, learning resource, teaching resource
Videos What I Learned in Class Today: Aboriginal Issues in the Classroom Indigenous students reflect on their experiences dealing with racism and other contentious issues in post-secondary academic settings. University of British Columbia British Columbia URL Indigenous education, dialogue, discussion, framework, learning, Indigenous education, UBC
Teaching Resources Stolen Lives: The Indigenous Peoples of Canada and the Indian Residential Schools Examine the Indian Residential Schools and their long-lasting effects on Indigenous Peoples of Canada. Stolen Lives is a program that walks students and teachers through an examination of the devastating... See More Facing History and Ourselves Ontario URL Indigenous education, teaching resource
Teaching Resources Anishnaabe Art Posters Ontario College of Teachers created the Standards of Practice - Anishnaabe Art Posters. The Standards of Practice for the Teaching Profession provide a framework of principles that describes the knowledge,... See More Various Artists, Ontario College of Teachers Ontario URL Indigenous education, resources, resource directorate
Teaching Resources It's Our Time Toolkit - lessons and resources (currently only available in the iTunes U app on iPhone or iPad). Assembly of First Nations Ontario URL Indigenous education, resources, toolkit, teaching resource, learning resource
Videos Knowledge Keepers Discussion Guide Produced by the Ontario College of Teachers, a Discussion Guide is shared to accompany and support the Knowledge Keepers Visual Narrative posted on YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JI8cJsI93_Y Exploring Aboriginal Education Ontario URL knowledge keepers, teacher education, learning resource, Indigenous education, traditional education, learning guide, teacher guide, video, YouTube
Teaching Resources First Nations Education Council The First Nations Education Council (FNEC) is an association of First Nations and communities, whose mission is to take responsibility for matters of education in Quebec's Indigenous communities. The aim... See More First Nations Education Council Quebec URL Advocate, Quebec, Community
Teaching Resources Native Studies: A Curriculum Guide for Grade 11 International Indigenous Issues A Saskatchewan Learning curriculum published in 1992. The primary aim of Native Studies 10, 20, 30, is to develop in the student a personal and cultural awareness and understanding and to promote the development... See More Saskatchewan Department of Education Saskatchewan URL Native Studies, Grade 11 Indigenous culture, Saskatchewan education.
Videos Shift, Single Track to Success 2016 Documentary. In 2005, Carcross Tagish First Nation (CTFN) was looking for a way to promote community wellness and get youth back on the land. CTFN also wanted to promote tourism in the area by creating... See More Carcross Tagish First Nation Yukon URL community wellness, youth, on-the-land, Yukon
Teaching Resources: Languages Yukon Native Language Centre - Language Links This webpage has links to other websites with different language speaking and teaching resources. Yukon Native Language Centre Yukon URL Indigenous Language, training, Yukon
Teaching Resources: Languages Aimun-Mashinaikan - Innu Dictionary Online Innu Dictionary Tshakapesh Institute Quebec URL Dictionary, Innu, Quebec
Books/Publications Maintaining the "Achievement Gap": How the Discourses of Wide-Scale Assessments Marginalize Students and Preserve the Educational Status Quo Book published in 2012. Using Critical Discourse Analysis and Foucaultian Discourse Analysis, this study applies postcolonial theory to an examination of the discourses of wide-scale reading and writing... See More Belisle, M., Cherland, M., Episkenew, J., Schick, C., St. Denis, V., Sterzuk, A., McNeil, B. Saskatchewan URL Achievement gap, Indigenous education marginalization, educational status quo.
Teaching Resources This Is Our Arctic - Climate change from the perspective of youth in Old Crow, YT and Inuvik, NWT What does climate change look like in Canada’s Arctic Circle? Most Canadians, and even most northerners, never get the chance to find out. This Is Our Arctic invites you to discover what climate change... See More Bringing Youth Towards Equality Yukon, NWT URL Climate change, youth, Yukon, NWT
Teaching Resources Grade 12 Current Topics in First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Studies: A Foundation for Implementation Building bridges of understanding and respect between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Canadians by promoting personal and social responsibility. Government of Manitoba Manitoba URL Secondary education, Indigenous healing, responsibility, implementation, reconciliation, Grade 9, Grade 12
Books/Publications Manitoba Kindergarten to Grade 4 Aboriginal Languages and Cultures Reference tool to help educators select student and teacher learning resources related to the clusters and learning experiences in Kindergarten to Grade 4 Aboriginal Languages and Cultures: A Foundation... See More Government of Manitoba Manitoba URL Indigenous education, bibliography, teachers guide, recommendations, learning resources, reference
Teaching Resources Decolonizing Our Schools: Aboriginal Education in the Toronto District School Board A report on the Urban Aboriginal Education Pilot Project (2010) Dion, Susan D.; Johnston, Krista; Rice, Carla, M Ontario URL Indigenous education, teacher-inspired, treaty history, urban
Videos Voices of Wisdom: Learning from Elders In this 14-minute video, First Nations elders, an Inuit elder and a Métis senator share personal stories of tragedy, experience, wisdom and cultural identity. Their words underline the importance of understanding... See More Ontario College of Teachers Ontario URL Residential School, FNMI education, elders, knowledge, teachings, wisdom, Indigenous education
Teaching Resources Deepening Knowledge – Resources for and about Aboriginal Education University of Toronto/OISE sharing resources for teacher education instructors and teacher candidates on Aboriginal education. Various (OISE), UofT Ontario URL Indigenous education, resource guide, directory, Indigenous research, Education scholarship
Videos Knowledge Keepers Visual Narrative Designed to enhance teachers’ practice in incorporating First Nations, Métis and Inuit perspectives into their teaching through a story of an educator on Manitoulin Island who, after years of overcoming... See More Ontario College of Teachers Ontario URL knowledge keepers, teacher education, learning resource, Indigenous education, traditional education, learning guide, teacher guide, video, YouTube
Books/Publications Good Minds Indigenous-owned bookselling business for First Nations, Métis and Inuit teaching and education resources vetted by Indigenous reviewers. Good Minds Ontario URL Indigenous education, booksellers
Teaching Resources Gdoo Sastamoo Kii Mi Online Lesson Plans The Union of Ontario Indians shares, Gdoo-Sastamookii Mi: Understanding Our Nation to Relationship – Resource Material from the Teachers Guide with the corresponding page number. This web resource includes... See More Union of Ontario Indians Ontario URL teaching resources, Indigenous education, lesson planning, online, resource material
Teaching Resources First Nations, Métis & Inuit Education Association of Ontario (FNMIEAO) The provincial Association for teachers of First Nations, Métis & Inuit studies and languages. The Association helps educators understand issues related to First Nation, Métis and Inuit Peoples in... See More First Nations, Métis & Inuit Education Association of Ontario Ontario URL teacher education, learning resource, video, challenges, education, Indigenous education
Teaching Resources Union of Ontario Indians Educational Resources Lesson plans and teacher’s guide corresponding to Ontario's provincial curriculum for Grades 1 - 8. Each lesson plan was developed to cover more than one subject at a time [Social Studies (History &... See More Union of Ontario Indians Ontario URL Online resources, Indigenous education
Teaching Resources Indian Residential Schools and Reconciliation Resources The Indian Residential Schools and Reconciliation Teacher Resource Guides for grades 5, 10 and 11/12 were created to help students of all cultural backgrounds gain an understanding of the history of the... See More First Nations Education Steering Committee & First Nations Schools Association Ontario URL learning resource, Indigenous education, teaching resource, residential school history, colonial history, colonialism
Teaching Resources Full Circle: First Nations, Métis, Inuit Ways of Knowing - A Common Threads Resource Cross-curricular lessons designed to be implemented in a range of courses, such as civics, history, social sciences, English, geography, business, careers, physical education, and science. The resource... See More Ontario Secondary Student Teachers' Federation (OSSTF) Ontario URL Early learning, childcare, Early Childhood Education, learning resource
Teaching Resources First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Framework (Ontario) Framework, expectations, and learning outcomes that has been designed to improve opportunities for First Nation, Métis and Inuit students, to increase the knowledge and awareness of all students about... See More Ontario Ministry of Education Ontario URL teaching resource, teachers' guide, Indigenous education, government, Ontario, education, curriculum
Teaching Resources Ontario’s Treaty Maps A map and information about the treaties that exist in Ontario. Ontario Provincial Government Ontario URL Learning resource, website, online learning, Indigenous education, facilitation, reference, map, Ontario, treaty
Teaching Resources / Videos Ontario Native Education Counselling Association (ONECA) ONECA produced three learning modules that focus on First Nations, Métis and Inuit (FNMI) content, with a particular emphasis on FNMI veterans and their contributions, as it relates to World War 1 and... See More ONECA Ontario URL Indigenous organization, curriculum, learning centre, native history, counselling, support centre
Books/Publications Portage & Main Press "Portage & Main Press publishes a wide range of innovative and practical K–12 educational materials. We build dynamic learning communities by bringing together authors, educators, and students." Portage & Main Press Manitoba URL Indigenous publishing, publishing in education
Teaching Resources Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre Inc. Provides the province’s leading education, administration, technology, language and culture services to First Nations schools in Manitoba. Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre Inc. Manitoba URL First Nations, Indigenous education, Manitoba, community, professional development, educational change,
Teaching Resources Métis Educational Resource Kit The Métis Educational Resource Kit complements the curricular needs of students to learn about the Métis and have Métis students see themselves in teaching resources. The Kit includes picture books,... See More Louis Riel Institute Manitoba URL Resource kit, Métis culture and heritage, metis history, Michif language, Métis inclusion, classroom resources, Métis resource
Teaching Resources Speaking Michif An instructional DVD developed by the Louis Riel Institute to assist in teaching families the Michif language. Louis Riel Institute Manitoba URL Michif language, Indigenous education, Louis Riel, Métis heritage, language revitalization, language preservation, learning strategies
Teaching Resources Speaking Michif Resources Access to resources and information primarily focused on Métis heritage accompanying "Speaking Michif" CD Louise Gordey & Norman Fleury Manitoba URL resource pamphlet, Michif language, research
Teaching Resources Creating Racism-Free School through Critical/Courageous Conversations on Race A resource for school divisions, schools, teachers, parents and students to undertake critical and courageous conversations on racism to create inclusive and equitable classrooms and schools for First... See More Government of Manitoba Manitoba URL Indigenous education, racism, critical conversations, classroom dialogue, reconciliation