READING/WRITING 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 Learning Circle - This excellent resource contains a collection of activities for teaching Aboriginal content in the elementary classroom (Grades Themes include transportation, homes, the environment, Elders, and First Nations heroes.
Aboriginal Cultures (First Nations) of Canada Inquiry Based Unit
Do you teach Social Studies in Canada? Do you teach about Aboriginal Cultures? You need this file! It contains a variety of activities to meet your curriculum.
Beautiful Alphabet Cards for Teaching Upper Elementary (grades about First Nations, Metis and Inuit Culture, Alberta, Canada Read Aloud
Books Teachers Recommend for Introducing Children to the Wonder of Words
Residential Schools – A Unit for Primary Grades
Supporting First Nations/ Native American Literature in the Primary Classroom First Steps in Understanding Residential Schools is a unit created to support many beautifully written and illustrated books that tell the stories of First Nation, Inuit and Metis children attending residential schools.