First Nations


Wetland Ecosystems

Wetland Ecosystems

Native Counselling Services of Alberta

Examine western and Aboriginal worldviews on 'living and non-living things' in wetlands ecosystems while recognizing that all plants and animals have an important role in a wetlands community as they interact with one another.

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My Parks Pass Activity Guide

My Parks Pass Activity Guide

Parks Canada

The My Parks Pass program is offered in partnership by Parks Canada, The Historica-Dominion Institute, Nature Canada and Canadian Geographic Education. My Parks Pass program is intended to help students explore and learn about...

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The Elders Are Watching

The Elders Are Watching

by David Bouchard and Roy Henry Vickers

When award-winning writer David Bouchard first saw the work of First Nations artist Roy Henry Vickers, he was struck by Vickers' reverence for nature and his understanding of Canada's rugged West Coast. They collaborated on The Elders...

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The Ways of Knowing Guide: Earth's Teachings

The Ways of Knowing Guide: Earth's Teachings

Turtle Island Conservation / Toronto Zoo

This guide is a journey of Anishinaabe and Haudenosaunee traditional knowledge, reflected through worldviews, values, beliefs, and stories that speak to the fundamental principle of ensuring sustainable relationships with the...

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Buffalo Utilization Chart

Buffalo Utilization Chart

Outdoor Education Regina Public Schools

This is an interesting chart that shows how First Nations populations utilized all aspects of the buffalo.

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The Learning Circle: Classroom Activities on First Nations in Canada (Age 12-14)

The Learning Circle: Classroom Activities on First Nations in Canada (Age 12-14)

Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada

The Learning Circle has been produced to help meet Canadian educators' growing need for elementary-level learning exercises on First Nations. It is the first in a series of four classroom guides on First Nations in Canada. Because First...

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The Learning Circle: Classroom Activities on First Nations in Canada (Age 8-11)

The Learning Circle: Classroom Activities on First Nations in Canada (Age 8-11)

Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada

The Learning Circle has been produced to help meet Canadian educators' growing need for elementary-level learning exercises on First Nations. It is the first in a series of four classroom guides on First Nations in Canada. Because First...

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The Learning Circle: Classroom Activities on First Nations in Canada (age 4-7)

The Learning Circle: Classroom Activities on First Nations in Canada (age 4-7)

Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada

The Learning Circle has been produced to help meet Canadian educators' growing need for elementary-level learning exercises on First Nations. It is the first in a series of four classroom guides on First Nations in Canada. Because First...

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Of Land & Living Skies

Of Land & Living Skies

SaskOutdoors

Of Land & Living Skies is a community journal where theory and practice merge, becoming a space for dialogue within the fields of environmental and sustainability education, and focusing on research, policy, and community...

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Grasslands National Park Field Trip Programs

Grasslands National Park Field Trip Programs

Parks Canada

This Grasslands National Park has a number of field trips for students of all ages including: Bison Boot Camp, Tipi Treasures, Down by the Creek, and Prairie Web of Life. Check out the website for more information.  

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Kitoskayiminawak Pikiskwewak: Our Young People Speak

Kitoskayiminawak Pikiskwewak: Our Young People Speak

Prairie Valley School Division

Student authors from Prairie Valley published Kitoskâyiminawak Pîkiskwêwak: Our Young People Speak – the Treaty Edition at the end of the 2014 school year. The...

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Outdoor Education Regina Public Schools Website

Outdoor Education Regina Public Schools Website

Regina Public Schools

The Outdoor Education Regina Public Schools Website provides many lesson plans, field trip ideas and outdoor education resources for all schools, but their specific field trips are only offered to Regina Public Schools.

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People of the Land

People of the Land

Native Counselling Services of Alberta

As Aboriginal people, our relationship with the land shapes who we are and our place in the world. Featuring Cree, Blackfoot, Dene and Nakota people, People of the Land takes the viewer on a beautiful journey of people and place. Please...

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Water: The Sacred Relationship Documentary

Water: The Sacred Relationship Documentary

Native Counselling Services of Alberta

Water:The Sacred Relationship, is the result of a three year research project by Native Counselling Services of Alberta that features a documentary film, educational curriculum and a public policy research article. Guided by a circle...

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