"How are these two perspectives different? While one feels the painting is celebratory, the other notices discrimination and prejudices of the time. What were some ways in which Aboriginals were pressured or forced to assimilate? (social pressures, residential schools, banning of some ceremonies, etc.)" - Lesson Plans. Then & Now: Identity In First Nations Art (Painting by George Littlechild).
Bundled Lesson Plans examining the power dynamic in the relationship between the First Nations People's and European Settlers in Early Canada. The unit culminates in an interactive Classroom Fur Trade featuring the Iroquois, Huron, British and French Traders, Coureur de Bois, and the Acadians! Good luck in the battle for wealth and survival!
Slash is Jeannette Armstrong’s first novel. It poignantly traces the struggles, pain and alienation of a young Okanagan man who searches for truth and meaning in his life. Recognized as an important work of literature, Slash is used in high schools, colleges and universities.