Picture Books About Present Day Indigenous Families | Imagination Soup
Picture books like these show Native American and Native Canadian indigenous cultures incorporating tradition, culture, and language in the present day.
Indigenous Artists of Canada Inspired Art Projects
This set of art projects incorporates painting, oil pastels, printmaking and carving to study six different artists of Canada who identify as First Nations or Métis through creating a piece of art inspired by George Littlechild, Bill Reid, Dana Standinghorn, Jason Carter, Benjamin Chee Chee and Leah...
Respecting First Nations, Metis and Inuit Cultures in the Classroom
Beautiful Alphabet Cards for Teaching Upper Elementary (grades 4, 5, 6) about First Nations, Metis and Inuit Culture, Alberta, Canada Read Aloud
An Inuksuk Means Welcome
An inuksuk is a stone landmark that different peoples of the Arctic region build to leave a symbolic message. Inuksuit (the plural of inuksuk) can point the way, express joy, or simply say: welcome. A central image in Inuit culture, the inuksuk frames this picture book as an acrostic: readers will learn seven words fro
Teaching Ideas and free resources on the R.I.C. blog
This week's Freebie Friday giveaway is a page of Indigenous games! These games provide a fun variation on more commonly-known western games like chasey, hide-and-seek, tunnel ball etc. As well as being an enjoyable and effective way to burn energy, this hands-on approach is a great way to teach students about this part of Indigenous culture.