Through a series of explorations involving the use of Indigenous People’s stories, students will learn about sustainable ecosystems and their importance to humans and how ecosystem health is vital for both terrestrial and aquatic environments. By deepening their understanding and appreciation of the natural world, students will begin to establish a more intimate relationship with their surroundings. The key ideas that will be focused on are the concepts of The Seven Grandfather Teachings with regards to how we interact with our natural world. By the end of these activities students should be able to answer three driving questions.
Written by Carleigh Lemke, Don Galbraith Award Winner 2019-20, Wilfrid Laurier University By exploring various substances and their effects on ice, through a structured inquiry approach, students... read more
Written by Meshell Alexa, Don Galbraith Award Winner 2019-20, Tyndale University College In this lesson, the kindergarten students will be reading the story Magnetic Max, written by Monica Lozano... read more
Over-arching Inquiry: Can the understanding of biodiversity help us to analyze the impact of man's actions? Learning Goal: Explain why biodiversity is important to maintaining viable ecosystems;... read more