Native Peoples of Canada
Native Peoples of Canada: Complete Unit SUBJECT: Social Studies, Canadian History LEVEL:High School, Middle School A complete unit designed to teach about Canada's Native Peoples. This unit focuses on the Inuit of the Arctic, the Iroquois of the Eastern Woodlands, the People of the Plains, the Peo...
Map maker provides pre-contact look of Canada
Please click on the map image or here for a full size version. The map of Canadian First Nations pre-European contact has only been hanging on Allan Yerxa’s office wall for a few days, but already the response has been “wow.”
Historic Treaties and Treaty First Nations in Canada
This Infographic represents the Historic Treaties signed with First Nations across Canada with some interesting facts.
Graphic: Canada's Burgeoning Aboriginal Population
New data from Statistics Canada’s National Household Survey shows that 1,400,685 people had an Aboriginal identity in 2011, or 4.3% of the total Canadian population. The Aboriginal population increased by 232,385 people, or 20.1% between 2006 and 2011, compared with 5.2% for the rest of Canada’s non-Aboriginal population. Projections show that the Aboriginal identity population in Canada could be 2.2 million by 2031.