The Blind Boy and the Loon Lessons - Indigenous Resource - Inclusive Learning

Grade Levels
2nd - 5th, Homeschool
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18 pages
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Supporting Indigenous Resources for Inclusive Learning for Elementary School Students

This no-prep, learning resource has TEN different activities supporting the ominous Inuit Tale, The Blind Boy and the Loon, and uses comprehension strategies:

Prediction, Summary, Meaning, Problem and Resolution (with Opinion),

Connection, Compare and Contrast, Question, Create an Alternative Ending

The activity sheets that support this unit are perfect for students between Grade 2 and Grade 5.


**Be sure to follow my blog for ideas throughout the year: **


This unit supports the following BC Curriculum Language Arts 'Big Ideas':

  • Language and story can be a source of creativity and joy
  • Stories and other texts connect us to ourselves, our families, and our communities
  • Stories and other texts can be shared through pictures and words
  • Everyone has a unique story to share
  • Curiosity and wonder lead us to new discoveries about ourselves and the world around us

This book and unit is featured in my blog: Infusing Indigenous Literature: Top 10 Inuit Traditional Tales

Other Unit Suggestions:

The Giant Bear

Tales from the Tundra

Gnawer of Rocks

Tulugaq and Other Inuit Tales

Fatty Legs

Coyote Tales

To obtain a copy of this book and others like it, I recommend checking out Strong Nations, an online bookstore supplying indigenous books. Not only do they have an extensive selection, they provide themed book bundles for all age ranges.

Total Pages
18 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 Week
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