Do you teach Social Studies in Canada? Do you teach about Aboriginal Cultures? You need this file! It contains a variety of activities to meet your curriculum (especially if you teach grade 4 in British Columbia)!
This film might be difficult to watch, but it's "potentially transformational", says Chelsea Vowel. The revenge tale set in the 70s residential schools era is a work of fiction, but every single event portrayed has happened in Canada's indigenous communities.
Map of Canada. "Our Home and Native Land" By Jen Adomeit 2006, A Canadian Artist, school teacher with a degree in Geography from UNBC (2007) and Education from Vancouver Island University (2008). Her heritage includes Swiss, German, French Canadian and Ukrainian – but no Aboriginal ancestry. Fascinated by the striking artistic style of the Northwest Coast First Nations, she created this painting representative of that style, while taking a FN art class while attending UNBC,