Category Archives: Units and Lessons

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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Seven Grandfather Teaching Lesson Plan

I came across this lesson plan while I was searching for other things, and while it is by no means perfect, I think that there is some good stuff that can be adapted for many classes and many age groups. … Continue reading

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Dragon Fly consulting services Canada

While doing some research for an upcoming PD day, where I will be facilitating some learning with my colleagues about Indigenous Land based learning, I happened across the Dragon Fly consulting services Canada website. “Dragonfly Consulting Services Canada works with … Continue reading

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Decolonizing Awareness Campaign

I had a student create an assignment for the class as part of their culminating project, I think it was an interesting exercise to get students to think about their own education and how they should play a part in … Continue reading

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Grassy Narrows

I recently attended a workshop about Grassy Narrows and the River Walk Campaign.  The facilitator was kind enough to share the workshop documents with those of us who attended, and although it is not a specific lesson or unit plan … Continue reading

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Residential School teacher’s guide with lessons

This resource was published by the Department of Education, Culture and Employment, Government of Northwest Territories.  It not only gives some valuable background knowledge but there are entire lessons that can be applied to a variety of class room situations.ns_-_residential_schools_resource_-_second_edition

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Alternative Style of Rubric

Rubrics are a necessary component to assessing our students.  Good practice involves creating a rubric together as a class to determine and understand what the expectations for the assignment is.  Lets face it though in the interest of time this … Continue reading

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