Calling all Teachers!!
If you have a favourite resource and you are willing to share it by contributing to this list, please drop me a note using the Contact Page.
- CBC documentary (Video): The Eighth Fire http://www.cbc.ca/doczone/8thfire/
- Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN) – http://www.aptn.ca/
- http://www.maei-ppw.ca/exemplary_classroom_practice.html – a great resource listing of many lesson plans and ideas for the classroom.
- http://www.fourdirectionsteachings.com/main.html AMAZING !!!! A wonderful video that introduces Aboriginal Peoples of Canada- interactive and inspiring for students and teachers alike.
- http://www.scs.sk.ca/cyber/elem/learningcommunity/6/1/curr_content/aboriginal_res/Aboriginal themed lesson plans.
- Home page for the Metis Assoc. of Ontario – http://www.metisnation.org/
- Kids Stop – Kid’s Stop – provided by Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada http://www.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/eng/1315444613519/1315444663239
- “In My Own Eyes” online photo gallery – a fascinating website showcasing the photos of 50 Aboriginal students in grades 6, 7 and 8 who were given cameras to document their world through their own eyes. These photos will form part of the Harbourfront Planet Indigenous festival. Go to : http://www.inmyowneyes.ca/
- In school visitations, groups facilitation/presentations http://www.ravenspeaks.ca
- Goodminds.com – Excellent First Nations, Inuit and Metis Resources http://www.goodminds.com
- Native Reflections – FNMI resources, posters, craft kits etc.. http://www.nativereflections.com/products.php
- Anishinabek News – http://www.anishinabek.ca/news.asp
- FNIP-Aboriginal Newspapers/Journals/Information Sources http://www.johnco.com/newspage/fnpapers.htm
Teaching Resources/Lesson Plans:
- Aboriginal Perspectives : The Teacher’s Tool Kit http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/aboriginal/toolkit.html
- Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (AANDC formerly INAC) Publications catalogue for ordering free resources: http://pse-esd.ainc.gc.ca/pubcbw/catalog-eng.asp?start=0
- Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario (ETFO) PJI Canadian Aboriginal Festival Curriculum Connections Resources listed at: http://www.etfo.ca/resources/forteachers/pages/default.aspx