Books To Inspire Kids To Change The World
Picture books that will inspire kids to change the world. Children can have a positive impact. These books are excellent teaching tools.
5 Key Reasons To Teach Students How To Analyze Differing Perspectives
5 key reasons to teach students to analyze differing perspectives
Learning about Residential Schools in the Elementary Classroom — Brownie Points Teaching
Introduce the topic of residential schools in Canada to your students with these picture books. Perfect for Orange Shirt Day and an important part of the Truth and Reconciliation process.
The Sandwich Swap Mentor Text Unit with Google Slides Distance Learning
Literature and Social Studies Mini Unit based on the book The Sandwich Swap by Queen Rania. Reading comprehension, activities, and more to teach tolerance and cultural diversity. The focus of this unit is on the Islamic and Muslim culture and understanding how cultural differences should be appreciated. Click here to purchase!
30 Picture Books About World-Changing Women | Feminist Books for Kids
Women have been changing the world for centuries, but many times they've had to overcome bias and hardship to do so. There is much to…
Medicine Wheel Sacred Medicine
I am researching Sacred Medicines. I remembered how the four sacred medicines were on the medicine wheel chart and were a part of the medicine wheel teachings. I did a bit of searching and found a teachers aid on the subject here. http://youthrelationships.org/documents/Abor%20unit%203%20sample.pdf. The information below is taken from this document. It was written by Mary Lou Smoke, Aniishnaabe Nation . North Sweetgrass – Wiingashk Sweetgrass is a perennial grass that is found growing wild…
Indigenous Artist Painting Project
This simple painting lesson uses Leah Dorian's book The Giving Tree: A Retelling of a Métis Traditional Story and can easily connect to your Social Studies teachings about the Métis people of Canada. Students create a painting based on the style and theme of the book. This inspiring product include...
Our WDSD Classroom Celebration!
down syndrome, disability awareness, special education, special education celebrations, world down syndrome day
Orange Shirt Day Lesson Plans
Orange Shirt Day is held every September 30th. The Manitoba Teachers’ Society – together with Manitoba’s education partners and many Indigenous organizations – will be honouring residen…
7 Grandfathers Teachings
THE 7 GRANDFATHERS' TEACHINGS The first elder was given these gifts of knowledge by the Seven Grandfathers. These gifts were to help the people live a good lif…