Dreamcatcher Craft for Kids
My son and I made this simple dreamcatcher craft for kids. Pin It This is a revisit of the dreamcatcher craft my daughter made last year. Pin It My son always loves painting and drawing but lately has become more interested in crafts. We had some one-on-one time and he had been admiring the one that still hangs in my daughter's room. Since we are learning about Native Americans and Colonial culture during November, the timing was perfect. The authentic method involves willow branches and a…
Teachers Eighth Grade Mrs. Tomaino
This poster of Indian symbols would be great to use with a Native American writing activity. Students could use the symbols to write a message.
Uses of the Buffalo
How many different uses are there for the Buffalo? While most people immediately think meat, there are in fact quite a number of products t...
First Nations Legends
The Haida are one of the indigenous peoples of the Pacific Northwest Coast of North America. Their national territories lie along the west coast of Canada and include parts of south east Alaska. Bi…
Print and Color a Free "How Raven Stole The Sun" Native American Legend - Layers of Learning
A free printable booklet of my favorite Raven legend, How Raven Stole The Sun, for kids to illustrate.
First Nations Prayers
Web of Life Teach your children what we have taught our children – that the Earth is our Mother. Whatever befalls the Earth befalls the sons and daughters of the Earth. If men spit upon the g…
Metis: Culture and Traditions
$ The Metis are one of the three Aboriginal groups in Canada: First Nations, Metis, and Inuit. This 88 page unit is all about Metis history, culture, arts, and traditions. This 88 page unit is written by a Metis teacher.
button blankets - a First Nations tradition from the NorthWest Coast
Pacific North West button blanket project for pre-school, kindergarten or primary aged children.
We Are All Treaty People
Treaties are beneficial to all people in Saskatchewan. They are considered mutually beneficial arrangements that guarantee a co-existence between the treaty parties.…
Respectful Relations Overview from the First Nations Pedagogy Online Project
These sacred teachings emphasize the importance of respect for all, which is demonstrated through respect for each individual. These teachings provide guidance to educators on how to honour First Nations, Inuit, and Metis ways by respectfully attending and deeply listening to each learner’s expressed preferences, needs, goals, and concerns.
David Bouchard's Seven Sacred Teachings
British Columbia author David Bouchard's Seven Sacred Teachings a book and DVD release from More Than Words Publishers.