Seamlessly weave the introduction of Canada's residential school system and the magic and beauty of Indigenous traditions with your students by using literacy activities created around the award winning picture book, Shi-shi-etko by Nicola I. Campbell. This week-long integrated language arts and so
Are you reading Sherman Alexie's novel, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, with your students? If so, then you MUST show them the film Smoke Signals. Smoke Signals (1998, PG-13, 89 minutes) is based on a screenplay by Sherman Alexie, and is a brilliant complement to Alexie's YA novel.
This file contains 2 Exploration and Mission Life (in Texas) activities that have literacy skills integrated in them. These activities follow along with the Exploration and Mission Life unit. The activities cover persuasive writing and media literacy. The content reviewed in these activities are ex
If you are teaching your students Australian history - or even American history - then the Rabbit Proof Fence is sure to inspire deep conversation about assimilation policies that forcibly removed many indigenous children from their families between 1910-1970. This film presents the true story of M