Category Archives: Intermediate Resources

Moving Locations

So I went to add a video link to the site today, and low and behold I was unable to without upgrading.  While I understand the need for WordPress to make an income, seeing as this site’s intention is to … Continue reading

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Short Stories and poetry

I often come across Indigenous short stories and poetry.  I thought that I should create a separate section just for them, so below you will find a collection of different stories that can be used in your classes on a … Continue reading

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Things to consider when ordering books

Factors to consider when purchasing books about First Nation, Métis and Inuit people Does the book show images and stories of contemporary First Nation, Métis and Inuit people (or traditional lifestyles)? Does the book use contemporary First Nation, Métis and … Continue reading

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Book lists

Here are a couple of book lists put together by the Goodminds book store, just to make it easier for teachers to order texts for their classes.  Yay Goodminds! Intermediate Booklist_GoodMinds Residential Schools January 2015 GoodMind 7-8 Environment Science Trad … Continue reading

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Treaties

Here are a couple of good sources for teaching treaties.  It is important to remember when teaching treaties that we are all treaty people as we all live in this country.  The government signed on behalf of all citizens the … Continue reading

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Videos to show with your lessons

The use of multimedia is one of the easiest ways to engage students.  Here is a bit of a library of videos which you can show students.  Some can only be streamed from the site, others I am embedding as … Continue reading

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Internet Sources: Politics, the media and other useful sites

http://www.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/  This is the government of Canada’s Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Website http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/nhs-enm/2011/as-sa/99-011-x/99-011-x2011001-eng.cfm  Statistics Canada’s latest information on FNMI people in this country based on the 2011 National Household survey.  It is important to note that some reserves and … Continue reading

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