ETFO and Right To Play Canada created this resource for elementary educators that provides information on the diversity of the original inhabitants of Canada, common terms and definitions, creating culturally inclusive learning environments that are reflective of First Nations, Métis and Inuit learners, engagement strategies that support culturally inclusive instructional practices, background information on worldviews, treaties, residential schools, inspiring Indigenous leaders, and play-based activities that support and engage all students.
This ETFO created document will assist Teachers and Education Workers to address issues of equity and social justice in their classroom as well as assist their students in developing awareness and understanding of First Nation, Métis and Inuit issues.
The order form for this resource is available for purchase through ShopETFO.
designed for classrooms and homes, features First Nations, Inuit and Métis books for children from Kindergarten to Grade 8. Designed with illustrations by Métis artist Nathalie Bertin, the chart is colourful and engaging. The books on the chart are available online, in book stores and in public and school libraries. Use the chart to measure your students and find wonderful books to share with them.